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2answers
116 views

Install Mozilla Thunderbird on NAS [closed]

I have a small office with 3 computers running Linux Ubuntu. All the data are stored in a NAS drive (WD MyBook Live). I would like to - somehow - be able to access the email archives as well from each ...
2
votes
1answer
430 views

Can't get rsync over sftp to work

I'm trying to set up a backup system from an Ubuntu server to a Synology NAS (DS413j) using rsync and sftp. I have created a user for this that we can call ubuntu-backup. I have a directory in ...
3
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1answer
102 views

Network Area Storage with multiple servers

I'm looking for a way to combine the space (~ 500 - 2000 GB per Server) of about 7 servers (will become more if this works good!) to one big volume as a RAID-5 which is accessible via Samba (as there ...
2
votes
1answer
65 views

File Upload page coming up it is not showing the mounted folders

I'm using ubuntu 12 desktop and also we have QNAP NAS share in our network , I can mount the folder and see the files but I can't see the folder when we try to upload files onto any Internet site, it ...
2
votes
1answer
754 views

Reconnect Attempts for CIFS share

I have a CIFS share mounted in the FSTAB on Ubuntu server, which connects to our NAS and works without issue. Last night we had an issue with the SAN for about 12 hours. We corrected the problem and ...
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2answers
566 views

File replication program for Linux

For my disaster recovery plan I am looking for a free/open source file replication program which could copy all files including open/busy files to a remote server. Would appreciate any suggestions or ...
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1answer
109 views

Would a server with a NAS mounted be an issue for this? [closed]

I am writing a web app and trying to decide the best set up for this. Here is the background. The web app will be for independent film makers. The film makers will be uploading quite large movie ...
0
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1answer
136 views

Linux (ubuntu) as NAS permission help needed

Ok, i have a user "nas" on my ubuntu server. In his home directory i have a "shared" folder but I also want to let a user create their own folder at this level for personal use. so any user that logs ...
0
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1answer
793 views

Best solution for NAS/SAN/FTP server

I just bought an AMD Zacate motherboard with 4 gb of ram and 10 TB of hard disks. I would like to use this system both as a light Ubuntu production system (emails, web, youtube, ...), and as ...
1
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2answers
207 views

Hot Swappable Root Partition in Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS

My company runs small NAS boxes that we distribute into businesses and homes for personal or business networking use. These machines run Ubuntu Server 10.04 and are set to boot from a flash drive. The ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Mount SSHFS via FSTAB - Permissions Problem

I am having trouble mounting a remote file system via SSHFS/Fstab. The Client is a Ubuntu 10.10 box. The remote device is a Netgear ReadyNAS Pro. I created ssh keys already and can login without a ...
1
vote
1answer
631 views

Recovering Data from a Linkstation LS-WXL/R1

I've been running a Buffalo Linkstation LS-WXL/R1 in RAID1 for a few weeks. Two nights ago we had a brief power outage. Yesterday when I tried to mount the disk it couldn't be found. I logged in to ...
1
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2answers
3k views

permanent NAS-mount in Ubuntu - wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock

My network drive shows up in the file browser, just like my external usb-harddrive. Moving, running and editing files works. Hovering over it shows smb://lacie-2big/nasdisk . BUT, when I want to save ...
0
votes
2answers
166 views

Disk-Less Web Servers

I recently read about a company which setup all of their linux webservers to run without hard drives. This sounded really exciting to me because that would essentially mean that the biggest point of ...
0
votes
2answers
770 views

Sync files from NAS to local harddrive?

i need a way in ubuntu to sync like 1tb of files from a NAS to a local harddrive, connected by ethernet (directly). any suggestions? it should include a progress bar, that's why 'cp' isn't the right ...
3
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4answers
3k views

What is the advantage of using openfiler or freenas over Ubuntu?

Just curious about what the advantage(s) are of using FreeNAS or OpenFiler over Ubnutu for a NAS box. Is it reliability, performance, both?