The term network attached storage (commonly abbreviated as NAS)

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Mount point does not exist (Even though it does)

I added these lines to my /etc/fstab: //10.23.83.7/AIP ~/Shares/AIP cifs guest,uid=1000,iocharset=utf8 0 0 When I run sudo mount -a I get: mount: mount point ~/Shares/AIP does not exist It ...
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NAS ip's showing up twice (DUP) and NAS not accessible

we have two NAS backup servers here for holiday photo and video and such things... both are fujitsu NAS. One is a Q800 and one is a newer Q802 series. We have actually the problem that the Q802 shows ...
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Mounting a MyCloud share to ubuntu 16.04

After following a bunch of links online, I've still been unable to get MyCloud to mount with my Ubuntu 16.04 box. It seems to be a permissions issue, but Im not sure how to fix it or add the username ...
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how to setup NAS drive on ubuntu desktop 16.04?

i am trying to set up NAS on ubuntu desktop 16.04, Any one can help? is it possible to use desktop instead of server ,i believe it's possible any help
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Ristretto cannot save as/overwrite properly on NAS

I have Xubuntu 16.04 and noticed that: I cannot delete photo's when I opened them from the NAS within Ristretto. I can with photo's I opened from the PC. When I try to save a photo, I can only ...
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How do I start statd to mount a synology nfs share?

(version 14.04) On my synology I've followed the steps to configure a share labeled /volume1/share1, but when attempting to mount on client like this: $ sudo mount 172.x.x.x:/volume1/share1 /mnt ...
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How do I to run multiple applications and manage them over SSH on one Ubuntu Server?

This seems like a noob question but I honestly am not sure. I would like to run a Spigot Minecraft server and a Samba NAS server on the same box and access them both at the same time. How do I do this?...
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What causes the constant messages “the file was changed on disk; reload, ignore?”

The issue While (in this case) editing a .css file in Bluefish, I am switching to the browser to reload the page and test the result. After that, I switch back to the .css file, and get the message ...
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Trying to create a NAS on Ubuntu 15.10

I am new to linux and am trying to make a NAS out of an old comnputer, I was going to use FreeNAS but my computer didnt reach the requirements. Here are the specs of my computer if anyone has ...
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How to prevent Thunar from becoming unresponsive when a network drive is detached without being unmounted

I have a NAS drive at home which I mount using sshfs. Sometimes I forget to unmount it from my laptop and take the laptop to work. But then Thunar becomes unresponsive and I usually have to restart my ...
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Journale of RADIUS server

i want to see the access(times ,actions) of client to the RADIUS server, what's the command to view the the file log of RADIUS server plz
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Ubuntu 16.04: mount

On Ubunto 14.04 I mount my NAS (QNAP TS-431) thus: sudo mount //192.168.2.15/home /mnt -o uid=1000,iocharset=utf8,username="admin" I just installed Ubuntu 16.04 on another PC, but when I use the ...
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Iomega Seagate NAS unable to mount

I am having problems with a Iomega NAS which is a 1TB Seagate SATA it's giving me a white blink and not showing up via network. I am close to bashing the seagate with a lump hammer, been trying to get ...
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Backups on nas box with previous Windows installation

I've had a nas in my home for nearly 15 years now, build from hand me down components from my main computer and upgraded where ever. For a long time it was running Windows XP and Cobian Backup. But ...
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Reconnecting network drives in fstab when changing network

I have a couple of network drive entries in /etc/fstab, and they work great as long as I'm connected to the same network from boot to shutdown. If i try to change to another WiFi (or LAN), or if I put ...
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Permission Denied in Cron Job

Super newb here, I am running an Ubuntu Server as a home NAS and everything is going well, i've created a bash script to download an XML TV guide from the internet for my PVR back-end, then move and ...
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Mounting a nas share w/ ubuntu

I followed the advice found in this suggestion and I can't get the share to auto-mount when I reboot my laptop. At this step: gvfs-mount smb://desktop/sharedfolder The share appears under places ...
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Newly created directories do not have rwx permissions for *others*

I am mounting a Network-attached storage (NAS) into my Ubuntu 14.04 for data storage. The fstab file has the following line: # <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> ...
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How to access local windows server in linux [duplicate]

My university has a local file server that I can access through \\foo.bar.university.ca/whatever. What is the equivalent on linux?
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How to mount a NAS during boot?

I'm trying to mount a NAS drive USB connected to my Netgear 4300 router with NO password using 14.04. I have tried several options in the fstab file (including the ones here https://wiki.ubuntu.com/...
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ZFS with L2ARC use and reliability

I am planning/building an ubuntu server 15.10 which will primarily be used for a NAS. I opted for Ubuntu Server over the likes of FreeNas as in the future I'll be able to use other features and ...
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Backing up Ubuntu to a Windows NAS

I have spent hours trying to replicate the function of Cobian Backup (Windows only) on Linux (Xubuntu): basically to schedule backups of certain folders to an external hard drive attached to a router (...
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Auto mount network drive when connected to specific network

I'm trying to get my laptop running Ubuntu, automatically mount a network drive (NFS) when I connect to my home network. I've looked into examples of auto mounting network drives in /etc/fstab using ...
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Universal Media Server on Ubuntu Map NAS

I have successfully installed Universal Media Server on Ubuntu and it has picked up wirelessly my TV. Connected to Ubuntu I have a NAS MyBookWorld drive, which can access, no problem. The only I have ...
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Configuring a NAS for Ubuntu and Windows

Within the last month I moved from a Windows to Ubuntu laptop. For my Window(s) computers (wife and mine) I was using 3rd Party backup/sync service, but with a Linux computer they want about 3x the $$...
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How to map NAS drives so Plex can read them

I'm struggling with mapping my mounted Synology NAS folders so Plex can find them. So far, I have had most success with the following thread: How do I add a network drive to Plex? However, I get ...
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Setting up a RAID 1 NAS with a seperate OS HDD?

So I'm a solid ubuntu-amateur with only a year of experience or so hoping to put together an ubuntu-samba file server and looking to learn more. I have seen a couple tutorials however the tutorials ...
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mounting network attached hdd( mybook) on ubuntu permission denied

I have tried following the suggestions at How do I access an external hard drive plugged into my router? and tried both the usage of smbfs as suggested by the accepted answer(gave problems with smbfs) ...
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How to set up opened samba

How do I configure smb.conf so all the users on my network can access it without a user name and password. My current smb.conf : [NAS] path = /media/k4li/FALCON2 valid users = readonly = no ...
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Building a light weight home server/NAS. Question on RAID and filesystems

I'm planning a build that will be using Ubuntu Server 14.04. I have been trying to learn as much as possible and practice in virtualbox before actually installing any hardware. I am really enjoying ...
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Acces to a NAS with terminal

I can acces to a NAS with ubuntu file browser (path : //NAS/UBUNTU) with a login/pwd. How can I access it with the terminal ? "cd //NAS/UBUNTU" doesn't work. Thanks /dev/sda6 on / type ext4 (rw,...
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Is there a better way to connect to my NAS drive then smb://[IP address] with Lubuntu?

I have lubuntu 14.04 installed, connected to a Virgin Broadband router, with a Seagate Media NAS drive also connected to the same router. Samba is installed. From Windows 7 (on a different computer), ...
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Freezing on copy to and from NFS network

i have a NAS shared on 4 ubuntus 14.04.3 LTS and 15.04, the NAS file system is NFS, the NAS Storage is made to be auto mounted on startup using fstab FSTAB Entry: 192.168.0.2:/nfs /home/proboot/...
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Frequently loosing connections to ma NASes

I have 6 main NAS mounted via samba but sometimes one or the other disconnect without reason. Moreover in certain circumstances, after reconnect the NAS, I'm not able to read or write on it. NASes ...
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Raic controller with ext sata cage

I was wondering how difficult it is to create a Raid 5 system on an Ubuntu 14.04 desktop pc already running. I plan to use this Raid card with this Sata Cage and add 4 HDD for backup and storage. I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 syslog connection refused from Freenas 9.3

I'm trying to forward syslog from freenas 9.3 to my Ubuntu 12.04 server and these are the errors I'm getting. syslog-ng[33870]: I/O error occurred while writing; fd='21', error='Connection refused ...
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Connection problem with NAS via Samba

For the past 2 days, I've got a very strange problem occurring with my connections to NASes via Samba. I've got 6 main NAS, let's call then nas1, nas2 etc. My PC is running 24h a day sometimes more ...
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Unable to mount network drive Ubuntu 14.04

I have a network drive via a Qnap TS-412. I've been trying to get this drive to automount to my Ubuntu 14.04 machine. The drive can be mounted by going to the file manager, clicking "connect to ...
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Cannot connect to WD My Cloud EX2 since firmware upgrade to 2.10.302

The other morning the WD My Clould EX2 rolled out a firmware upgrade (2.10.302) and since then, I'm unable to connect via the usual Browse Network. Mounting as NFS continues to work normally, but ...
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How can I get read/write access to NFS share of Synology NAS?

I have read access only to the mounted NFS share. With 'no squash mapping' set on the NAS, Ubuntu regular user gets Permission denied when trying to cd into the share and can only get read access ...
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Filesync in realtime

I was searching the way how to sync my ubuntu desktop home folders on my NAS. I tried several ways rsync, freefilesync ecc. All very good tools but nothing i found was like example ubuntu one or ...
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how to modify an ubuntu server to replace with Qnap

First of all i'm very rookie about Linux systems, if i explain myself wrong please forgive me. We are using Qnap as web server and NAS in the company,but Qnap is really pain in the a*s, a specially ...
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Symbolic link to NAS

I love the "sticky notes"- program xpad. Would it be possible to use the command ln -s to link it's config folder to a shared folder on a NAS drive, to have the xpad-sessions synced on all my local ...
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Request recommendation, Can Ubuntu be used for Home Media Server with desktop machine & how?

This is my first post / question in this forum and SORRY for the lengthy post. I am basically looking for Home Media Server for the following tasks to be accomplished: Media Server for my Photo, ...
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Mounting by NFS a NAS in Ubuntu 14.04

I can mount by NFS two shared folders of my NAS (a Synology D414 Slim) by enabling the NFS service of the NAS and by going in the configuration setting of each shared folder of the NAS and by mapping ...
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Install Ubuntu 14.x LTS on 8GB USB Flash Drive for Utilities to recover & manage Synology NAS drives?

Install Ubuntu 14.x LTS on 8GB USB Flash Drive for Utilities Install Ubuntu 14.x LTS on 8GB USB Flash Drive for Utilities. I am choosing LTS for long term package support. It is not primary usage, ...
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Unable to mount device - believe it's XFS type

I have a hard drive from a Javelin S4 (similar to Promise NS4600N) enclosure that was setup as a single disk RAID0 that I have tried adding to my Linux Ubuntu server (14.x) generic "Linux 3.13.0-49-...
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Please help recovering accidentally formatted NSA disk (linux raid)

I accidentally formatted wrong disk using gnome disk utility. The Toshiba 1TB disk has been used in NAS Zyxel NSA320 and i planned to mount it in my ubuntu to make a backup. I use only one 1TB disk ...
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MythTV backend on a Synology

Is it possible to run a MythTV backend on a Synology NAS DS214+? My thoughts: if you use an external tuner (USB tuner, like Anysee or network tuner like the HD Homerun), processor power and memory is ...
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How to change raid1 to raid 11?

raid1 --> /dev/sdb /dev/sdc raid11 --> /dev/sdd /dev/sde /dev/sdd -> bad sector /dev/sde -> new hard disk I have for hard disk. And I have created two raid in that with raid array raid1 ...