Re: CIFS and data integrity ; Sorry for the noise
On Tue, 31 Jul 2012 01:15:28 +0000 (UTC)
Mark Fletcher <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> compatibility. I have heard of people wresting their NAS out of the grasp of
> the OS it comes with and installing Linux on it, presumably by mucking about
> with firmware etc, but I have never attempted to do any such thing as I would
> probably screw it up :-) So it is running whatever it was running when it left
> the factory.
IIUC, NAS hacking is usually done to units that ship with linux, just a
locked down / semi-proprietary version. The hacking enables the unit to
run some more or less standard distribution.