Re: Debian D-Link DNS-323
On Fri, Jun 29, 2007 at 03:38:18PM +0300, Riku Voipio wrote:
> > I Have 2 slugs running etch and while i really think they are great i
> > find the lack of internal memory a bit of hinderance for getting the
> > performance i want out of them. So i was thinking of purchasing a
> > DNS-323 (faster cpu and more ram) and install debian on it.
> > I found a rather good Wiki page for it
> > http://wiki.dns323.info/howto:chroot_debian but i couldn't find any
> > firmware replacement so it requires a lot of interception scripts and such.
> This or some other Marvell Orion based NAS was bought up here before.
> It boils down to the fact Marvell's kernel is fork from official Linus's
> kernel. Someone needs to get Marvell's/D-Links drivers into mainline
> kernel. Most probably requires rewriting drivers using the Marvell/Dlink
> code as documentation.
Is this Orion- or Orion2-based?
A rewritten (by Marvell engineers) Orion2 support patch set has been
submitted upstream recently, and as far as I'm concerned, everything
but the VFP bits is in pretty good shape:
Orion-NAS support is in the works.