Re: Debian an NAS (Qnap TS-228)
* Marcus Poller <email@example.com> [2017-02-12 01:11]:
> a script  told me to report here, while getting Debian firmware for
> a NAS (Qnap TS-228). As far as I figure out using , the Qnap
> TS-228 and Qnap TS-219 (that the script was intended for) share the
> same CPU, so I should be able to use TS-219's install script. Could
> someone please confirm?
Unfortunately, they use different CPUs and the TS-228 is not
None of the current ARM-based devices from QNAP are supported and it
seems unlikely they will be due to lack of kernel support in the
>From what I can tell:
* TS-x28 series (TS-128 and TS-228) and TAS-168 use a Realtek RTD1195
chip which is not supported at all.
* TS-x31 series (TS-131, TS-231 and TS-431) use a Freescale chip
which is not supported at all.
* TS-x31+ series (TS-231+ and TS-431+) and TS-x31P series (TS-131P,
TS-231P and TS-431P) use an Annapurna Labs Alpine AL-212 chip. There
has been some work by consulting company Free Electrons on Alpine but
currently support is too basic.