Cian Davis writes:
> Ooohhh..... very very nice!
>> Anyone with recommendations on what HDDs to use with it? Ones that are
> quiet, support spinning down etc?
>> I've been looking around a bit but it seems to be the only NAS device
> of this sort that it's easy to put Linux on. Am I wrong?
yep, devices that are actually *designed* to be easy to reflash with
Linux, are pretty hard to find. For some reason most vendors don't *get*
the concept of hackability as a selling point :(
Hey, their loss!
>> Frank Duignan wrote:
> > the linksys nslu2 at 95 euro does fine and consumes nearly zero power.
> > well supported linux distro for it too.
> > On 4/23/06, SnSmedia <scratchandsniffmedia at eircom.net> wrote:
> >> Hi all,
> >> I don't want to start a huge debate but I'm looking for some advice on
> >> building a little home server. I's sick of the driver trouble I'm having
> >> with my amd 64 with Nvidia chipset, I have been trying to install gentoo
> >> on it but for some reason I'm have real trouble with drivers and it is
> >> giving me the royal hump.
> >> I'm lookin for a machine that is better with drivers for Linux. I build
> >> the machines so just a list of chipsets and components is perfect.
> >> I'm not lookin for anythin fancy, just a machine for ftp and downloading
> >> stuff and serving my home network. If anybody is gettin rid of a machine
> >> that can do that, I would be interested in looking at it.
> >> Thanks
> >> Les
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