More often then expected - it is necessary to connect to the Filer using SSH or Telnet. Console access using a serial cable is not always an option - nevertheless the NetApp is supporting those interactive session - but with some limitations.

  • 1 Console Session using Serial Port
  • 1 SSH/Telnet Sess...

Rooted my Asus a few days after I have received it. A few month later I unlocked the bootloader and here we go :) Made a backup of the original stock ROM with TWRP and using Goo.im I updated to latest CyanogenMod. Everything worked fine - until I restored the stock ROM using my backup.

Recove...

Working with AFP/SMB on your QNAP and different users and/or operating systems can mess up your file permissions. The reason therefore is pretty complicated - but the solution to fix it is much easier.

So if you ever tried to delete a file and it was not possible, or a file was hidden instead of n...

Did you ever heard about the WINSXS folder on your system? If not, it is now a good time to check the size of it. A few GB of disk space are used for a folder nobody knows why it is there at all.

The same situation applied to me, but after reading a few sites and blog entries I do know that it is...

If you have ever wondered how to find out an AS number of an existing EIGRP process, this is the article answering it. It is simple to get the information if you have access to the router - but what to do if you do not have access and want to join the EIGRP process with a new router.

  • First you nee...

Algorhyme

I think that I shall never see a graph more lovely than a tree. A tree whose crucial property is loop-free connectivity. A tree that must be sure to span so packet can reach every LAN. First, the root must be selected. By ID, it is elected. Least-cost paths from root are traced. In the t...

It’s become a firm fixture of everyday life, loathed by some but essential to nearly all of us, and yet its future is far from certain. Email is forty years old this month, with the first message having been sent in October 1971.

The birth of email

Like many technological innovations, email ha...

It is not ending at all - the series of problems using Cisco OVAs within my VMWare Workstation installation. After solving some minor issues I found out that VMWare got shipped with a pretty old OVF-tool. Hitting to the VMWare site and downloading the new one took me one stop closer.

The OVA can...

Downloaded a OVA file and tried to import it into my VMWare Workstation and if something can go wrong - it does.

the ova package name does not match the ovf file inside it was the error message, after some searching I found out that a OVA is nothing else than a compressed tar file with another...

uTorrent has no easy nor automated way to activate IP filtering based on BlueTacks IP list. Anyway - it is possible following some easy steps.

  1. Download Blocklist Pro Security filtering list (the newest I found) http://blocklistpro.com/download-center/p2p-ip-filters/
  2. uncompress the file to a fol...