Re: D-Link DNS-323 support dropped in Debian stretch
On Mon, Mar 26, 2018 at 07:36:26PM +0900, Roger Shimizu wrote:
> There's one possibility that can bring back qnap, or even D-Link DNS device:
> - create a new flavour for armel, such as armel-none-mini
> - the new flavour will disable many features that other common kernels
> have, such as wireless, crypto, etc.
Disable all other features, except what's needed for disk access and kexec
(perhaps still leave serial console :)). Then with simple scripting boot
the full featured kernel from external storage using kexec. Such minimal
kernel should be fairly stable from maintenance point of view.