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Moving packages / applications to another volume on Synology DSM

Recently I experienced a disk failure that forced me to relocate folders to another volume. Turns out there were bunch of installed packages like HyperVault that also needed to be moved. 99 more words

Computers And Internet

Home Automation - Synology NAS, Docker, openHAB

So little time to blog, so much tinkering to do; but I decided I would document this specific effort, because it is so frustrating when people blog about how something is so easy with little attention to screenshots. 1,856 more words

Extract private key from Microsoft CA-issued certificate

I wanted to use my internal Active Directory Certificate Services server to create a certificate for a Synology NAS. The Synology needs the private key and the certificate to be in separate files. 273 more words

Active Directory

Install openvpn server on DS107e

DS107e needs to have ipkg and bootstrap installed, if not, please refer to this guide; Then using ipkg to install openvpn package:

ipkg install openvpn… 543 more words

Install ipkg on Synology DS107e

I have an outdated but still going strong Synology DS107e NAS installed in my home network. This NAS runs Synology’s DSM 3.1,  it is a stripped down Busybox linux. 362 more words


Early NAS Benchmarks

I’m been racking my brain trying to figure out this Synology NAS. I wanted a very simple benchmark, as I don’t need to go into complex workloads.   312 more words


Synology Gitlab Setup SSL over Let's Encrypt

With Let’s Encrypt and Synology, we need to take an extra step to setup certificates in the Gitlab persistent data.

First off, the synology certificates seem to be at… 177 more words