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Cross-compiling nano with UTF-8 support for Synology

export CROSS_PREFIX=i686-pc-linux-gnu
export TARGET=i686-pc-linux-gnu
export TOOLCHAIN=/usr/local/evansport-pc-linux-gnu
export AR=${TOOLCHAIN}/bin/${CROSS_PREFIX}-ar
export AS=${TOOLCHAIN}/bin/${CROSS_PREFIX}-as
export CC=${TOOLCHAIN}/bin/${CROSS_PREFIX}-gcc
export CXX=${TOOLCHAIN}/bin/${CROSS_PREFIX}-g++
export LD=${TOOLCHAIN}/bin/${CROSS_PREFIX}-ld
export LDSHARED="${TOOLCHAIN}/bin/${CROSS_PREFIX}-gcc -shared "
export RANLIB=${TOOLCHAIN}/bin/${CROSS_PREFIX}-ranlib
export CFLAGS="-I${TOOLCHAIN}/include -O3 ${MARCH}"
export LDFLAGS="-L${TOOLCHAIN}/lib"
export PKG_CONFIG_PATH="${TOOLCHAIN}/lib/pkgconfig"

#DSM 5.0 already includes libncursesw so we can link the nano binary to this
#fetch the source which was extracted from the Synology DSM 5.0 source tarball
wget https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/1188556/ncurses-5.x.zip
unzip ncurses-5.x.zip
cd ncurses-5.x
./configure --prefix=${TOOLCHAIN} --host=${TARGET} --build=x86_64-linux-gnu --with-shared --without-normal --without-progs --without-debug --enable-widec
make install
cd .. 179 more words

Unboxing: Synology DS414 Slim

This morning I unboxed a brand-spanking new Synology DS414 slim NAS device. In the future I’m going to be working on some performance testing parameters in conjunction with other tests I’m running on a… 1,975 more words


How To: Connect your OLD WVC54G to your Synology Survilance Station.

This camera by default streams in MPEG-4, which cannot be watched with Safari or Firefox, thus making the thing a Windows/IE-only proposition.

There is a I’ve commented out code in the “Image” settings page of the camera, which allows changing the stream format to MJPEG, which can be shown by Firefox: 180 more words


Synology's latest DiskStation is its most affordable NAS at just $130

Synology has expanded our favorite network-attached-storage (NAS) lineup with its new DS115j DiskStation.

It may be geared towards small office and home users, but this single-bay NAS is still full-featured and runs the same version of… 688 more words

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Mount Synology NFS 'access denied' dan Solusinya

Kenalan dulu,

NAS (Network Attached Storage) adalah sebuah komputer yang terhubung ke jaringan yang hanya menyediakan layanan data berbasis file penyimpanan untuk perangkat lain di jaringan.

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Synology and Git, II

Don’t use the synology git package.

But then Git’s not installed.

I found a compromise:

  • Install the package
  • disable it
  • switch back the shells in /etc/passwd from <something_with_git> to /bin/sh

Be happy.

Random Pick: Synology DS412+ Network Attached Storage

Just a few weeks ago, I set up a Synology DS412+ Network Attached Storage with four Hitachi Deskstar NAS 4TB drives.

Using Synology Hybrid Raid, total storage available is about 11 Terabyte spanned across the four hard drives.