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I really like openWRT routers software. It is a brilliant piece of software easy to manage and very powerful. Compatible with thousands of routers but also with a lot of ARM boards and others (GL-B1300, raspberry Pi4,  raspberry Pi3, raspberry Pi2, X86 virtual machines, bananaPi Pro, nanopi, etc..) digging a bit in internet, I could not find any documentation about how to configure openWRT to work with PPTP/L2TP/iKev2 instead of openVPN as client. Whether obviously openVPN is more integrated Read more...
While trying to mount a CIFs share folder you receive the following error: mount error(13): Permission denied Refer to the mount.cifs(8) manual page (e.g. man mount.cifs) In addition to above, you can see in logs the following error messages if you have enabled verbose mode (-vvv) kernel: [16984.537149] Status code returned 0xc000006d NT_STATUS_LOGON_FAILURE kernel: [16984.537157] CIFS VFS: Send error in SessSetup = -13 kernel: [16984.537346] CIFS VFS: cifs_mount failed w/return code = -13 That Read more...
Symptoms: Loading the System Overview page  it does not show any App running, even when you have some up and working. Apps tab does not show any App installed or even running. in System --> Settings tab we cannot start/stop apps (i.e ReadyDLNA). Any attempt to start any app (iTunes, UPnP, etc) shows the error "Cannot start service without volume" (also showing an error code like 15002040001) You do not have the /apps or the /home folders mounted and available. That is caused Read more...
If you have a NETGEAR Readynas NAS and you want to migrate your data to a bigger disk, there is not too much information in the Netgear Forum about how to do it. Here is how you can do it. You will require an external Linux machine (a Raspberry PI or Banana PI/Pro can do the trick) First, you have the RAID 1 set up with (i.e) 2x 2Tb disks. Attach the new disk to one of the available USB ports in the NAS. Sync the entire 2tb disk onto the new (i.e) 5Tb disk with: # dd if=/dev/sda Read more...
Error: root@datadroid:/root# apt-get update W: GPG error: http://archive.raspberrypi.org jessie InRelease: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY 82B129927FA3303E To solve it: root@datadroid:/root# gpg --keyserver keys.gnupg.net --recv-key 82B129927FA3303E gpg: directory `/root/.gnupg' created gpg: new configuration file `/root/.gnupg/gpg.conf' created gpg: WARNING: options in `/root/.gnupg/gpg.conf' are not yet active during Read more...