Monthly Archives: July 2011

NTFS manual mount on Buffalo Linkstation

I have an external HDD that being partitioned with ext3 and ntfs. Ext3 is for ubuntu boot from usb, while ntfs is mainly to store my data. Symptom: I can’t see my ntfs partition when i plugged in my external HDD into Buffalo NAS. However, ext3 is visible and mounted in /mnt/usbdisk1 also from samba.… Read More »

HITB Buffalo Linkstation Pro Duo – Part 2

Goal 2: Installing optware mkdir /mnt/disk1/tmp cd /mnt/disk1/tmp wget chmod +x ls-mvkw-bootstrap_1.2-7_arm.xsh sh ./ls-mvkw-bootstrap_1.2-7_arm.xsh mv /etc/init.d/optware /etc/init.d/rc.optware ipkg update Updating package – ipkg update Upgrading package – ipkg upgrade Installing package – ipkg install <package name> Notes: Sometime when you reboot the NAS, optware will be gone. Refer to this thread for further detail.… Read More »

Category: NAS

HITB Buffalo Linkstation Pro Duo – Part 1

With stock firmware, there’s no ssh/telnet capability in the box. We are going to “open” it. Goal 1: Open the Stock Firmware Get ACP Commander from here. This is the most useful tools ever created by the community to gain root access. You will need a Java JRE to be installed in your machine. Verify that current… Read More »

Installing PyLoad on Optware

SSH to your NAS and type below commands: 1. Installing package dependencies ipkg install python py25-crypto py25-curl libcurl py25-openssl py25-django tesseract-ocr unzip sqlite wget-ssl py25-pil unrar ossp-js     2. Make working folder for pyload [email protected]:/# mkdir /mnt/disk1/pyload/ 3. Download latest version of pyLoad: [email protected]:/# wget 4. Unzip it [email protected]:/#unzip 5. Install it [email protected]:/#./… Read More »