Category Archives: NAS

Buffalo Linkstation ACP Commander GUI

I stumbled upon a website where the author is generous enough to program a GUI for the acp commander. I haven’t tried yet since my NAS already rooted. I, without his permission “mirror’ his page for my future reference. Original link: ACP Commander GUI is a Graphical User Interface using acp_commander developed by Georg from NAS-Central. ACP Commander… Read More »

Category: NAS

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

Update: Dec 2019 -this tutorial may outdated. If you stuck, please read comments below. -thanks to CrashSerious for highlighting this tools: 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… 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 »