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The term network attached storage (commonly abbreviated as NAS)

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Symbolic link from Nas to home folder

I'm trying to create a link from my unraid Nas to my Ubuntu vm that I have running in it but ever time I make it the link says its broken and wants me to remove it
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Libreoffice Writer cannot access documents on Synology NFS share

some days ago, I installed LibreOffice 6.4.6.2 on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on a Lenovo Ideapad 5.15. So far, everything seems to be running nicely with one rather large exception. Together with my Laptop I am ...
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ubuntu 20.04 access NAS files

I made a fresh install of ubuntu 20.04 and I have a problem accessing my NAS files. Everything works fine in other ubuntu 18.04 machine and no changes were made in NAS. In ubuntu 20.04 I can browse ...
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Ubuntu mate GUI not loading after installing NAS on Raspberry Pi

I had a Raspberry Pi and Ubuntu Mate running on that. One day I decided to attach a hard drive with that and convert that into a NAS. I completed the setup and I was able to access the NAS from my ...
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NFS Network Drive Added to /etc/fstab, only root has permissions

I want to mount a network drive on a NAS (Synology DiskStation) when my linux server (old headless desktop running Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS) boots, and I want to make the share available to all users under /...
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Buffalo NAS Drive on Linux?

Does anyone know how to use a Buffalo Linkstation NAS in Ubuntu Studio? I'm running the latest stable version, and using the guide at this link. http://forums.buffalotech.com/index.php?topic=7242.0 ...
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Extremely slow access of nfs nas on raspbian by Ubuntu

I have my NFS NAS set up on an RPi 4, 4gb with external drives of WD SSD in a powered enclosure formatted ext4. I am using Ubuntu as my Plex server accessing that NAS RPi 4, 4gb also. I correctly add ...
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Possible to Set up Ubuntu Server and run VirtualBox on it [closed]

I am trying to set up our first home server, as our current NAS is running out of storage. I bought a physical home server and was thinking about running multiple services on it. These include TrueNAS,...
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gzip i/o error while wrinting to NAS

I have a backup script that creates a backup archive onto a mounted NAS drive: tar zcf /mnt/nas_drive/backup.tgz .??* * About 50% of the time, the process fails with the following error message: gzip:...
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Accessing NAS drive in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

I'm new to Ubuntu and the world of Linux and am trying to get my Intel NUC with Ubuntu to access my NAS drive. I've done a fair bit of researching and have so far installed samba and added client min ...
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Make my user and debian-transmission read-write each other files

I'm kinda bugged with this issue. I had just built a NAS server with Ubuntu 20.04 and am installing Transmission on it and moving torrents from old server. Inside the RAID5 there's the download folder,...
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Setup ZFS with 4 equal drives and RAIDZ pool in Ubuntu 20.04

My goal is to set up a NAS using ZFS with 4x 3TB drives in RAIDZ config. The GUI default ZFS installation went fine and now I have one zpool (bpool&rpool) on one drive. Now, I would like to add ...
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Accessing SMB share on DNS-323 that requires login

I have a DNS 323 NAS and set up the SMB Share. I've tested the access on Windows, so it working. It connected, and asked for login and password, and showed the files. But I cannot access the SMB using ...
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Can't access Synology NAS from UBUNTU 18.04 (samba related??)

new to NAS also not an expert by any mean in Ubuntu, i've setup my Synology DS420+ yesterday and slowly modifying settings. I can access it using my one Windows 10 desktop but not another. I enabled ...
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How can I load a NAS share with cifs using etc/fstab in Ubuntu server 20.04.1 running on a Rasberry Pi 3b+

I have a Rasberry Pi 3B+ running Ubuntu server 20.04.1. I am trying to load shares from my NAS at startup to use with minimserver music server library. After having done some web searching I have ...
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LTS 16.04.07 Server - Extremly slow speed over ethernet port, even in LAN

I'm running an ASRock B85MPro4 that includes Intel's I217-V Gigabit ethernet port. It's weirdly slow. I tried uploading 170GB onto it and it was estimated to take 8 1/2 hours. i can barely exceed 15 ...
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Why do I get 'permission denied' when trying to 'cd' into a NFS share on Synology?

I have two NFS shares configured the same way on my Synology NAS: synology> sudo cat /etc/exports /volumeUSB1/usbshare 192.168.1.10(ro,async,no_wdelay,no_root_squash,insecure_locks,sec=sys,anonuid=...
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LibreOffice will not save or create office files on my NAS drive

My use case is that I have a number of LibreOffice files on a NAS drive; however when I try to edit these files or create a new file on the NAS, I cannot save/create them. I used to be able to work ...
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Write fails to NAS drive connected with cifs

Hello I have serveral NAS hooked up in my network. In fstab they're all setup the same way. Problem is only one I can't write to. My fstab looks like this: //IPADDRESS/foldername/ /media/foldername ...
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New 20.04 install and now I cannot see my Seagate external NAS drive

Tried a few basic things but to no solution. Not that tech-geeky when it comes to Linus (just use it). Checked all files up to date and I can see the drive using my Win10 laptop so I know it is fine ...
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NAS share isn't working since update 20.04 [duplicate]

I since the recent software update I am unable to access my NAS drive using NEMO. I use smb://192.168.0.11 in the NEMO address line (as I did previously) and now it gives me an error "Could not ...
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Ubuntu Synology DiskStation

I have a Synology DiskStation DS1513+ NAS (IP: 192.168.2.112) and a desktop PC (192.168.2.132). The desktop is a dual boot with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 20.04. I can mount, ping, access the NAS using ...
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Thunderbolt 3 Question

I saw a QNAP Thunderbolt 3 NAS device and want to replicate this on a NAS-like file server that I'm planning with an upcoming build. In the QNAP device, one is able to directly plug in your Macbook ...
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How can I connect to smb share after connecting to VPN? [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu and networking and I've got myself stuck. I have an budget NAS setup (raspberry pi running OMV with an SMB share). I have setup the share in Ubuntu by following this guide. I have ...
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Symbolic links invisible in nautilus on network drive

I have a qnap nas TS-219P II, which I can access through my local network. However when creating symbolic links through ssh on the nas itself they are not visible in nautilus. The links are visible ...
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Folder Permission on mounted NAS storage

I created an SFTP Server with Jailed Folders. I want to move these Folders on a mounted NAS Storage. My issue is the right Folder permissions that come from the mount. The Linux Box is connected with ...
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fstab NAS drive entry

In fstab I mount a WD NAS « MyBookLive » with an entry in fstab using a fixed IP address (which was previously established in the router software). //192.168.1.105/<share name> /media/<share ...
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How can I set up an NAS server on my Ubuntu system that would be accessible over the internet?

I'm doing a project and I would like to know how can I configure a NAS server for the people involved in the project to upload their files to the NAS via Internet. I'm doing this in a VM which runs ...
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Unable to establish OpenVPN connection to Synology NAS Server

I tried to connect to a remote Synology NAS using OpenVPN on my fresh installed Ubuntu 20.04LTS. The Synology VPN-Server is set-up and running. The remote router forwards port 1194. I can connect to ...
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Alternative of Total Commander's function Synchronize directories for Synology NAS Samba and NTFS external HDD

Is there an application that has Total Commander's function "Synchronize directories" and that is 100% working and reliable on Synology NAS samba network share? I am using it on Windows ...
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Only root can open a “fstab” entry

I created an entry in my /etc/fstab file: //192.168.178.1/fritzbox-nas/ /media/usbplatte cifs credentials=/home/palomar/.smbcredentials 0 0 and I thought it worked because it appeared in the file ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 and conceptronic ch3hnas

since my upgrade from 19.10 my desktop can't open my CH3HNAS from conceptronics.Used to work fine. CH3HNAS is found but cannot open directories. Says cannot open because of local problem.What is ...
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Installing Ubuntu 20.04 (server) as software RAID with three disks

I have a small PC that I'd like to use essentially as a NAS. It has three 2TB drives. I don't know if this is even possible, but I'd like to use software RAID to somewhat secure the data stored on it....
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(Ubuntu Server 20.04) I was able to share a hard drive through samba, but I can't get it to work with my other hard drive. I'm moving in circles

I recently got a home server (HPE Gen 10) - I loaded ubuntu server on it, hoping to run some virtual machines but i got over my head trying to install KVM. I decided to just try Samba to share a ...
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How to automount NAS drive on WiFi

I have Kubuntu 20.04 which I have connected to my (wpa2 encrypted) wifi. I have the password remembered in the system, so whenever I login to KDE the computer connects to my wifi. I also have NAS on ...
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Known good HDD not detected by Ubuntu 18.04

I have set up an installation of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Desktop. I am mostly using it as a headless server, but I use the desktop version of the OS in case I ever need a desktop. The OS is on a Kingston ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 can't access my dlink sharecenter

My Ubuntu 20.04 does not access the windows network (D-link NAS-320L Share center), the error is the following: Failed to mount the windows share: Connection termination caused by software. In ...
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Timeshift backup to Samba NAS drive

I have a Samba NAS that I would like to be able to backup to using Timeshift. I am able to mount it to a folder via cifs-utils, but it does not show as an available local drive in timeshift. Mounting ...
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Can no longer access NAS on clean install of 20.04

I did a clean install of 20.04. In files I can see my NAS but can't access it as it does not give the password dialog box. There are other posts saying to modify the smb.conf file to make this work ...
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Save Firefox Downloads to Network Share?

I've asked this in the Mozilla community and it was suggested I come here for some more input. The problem is Firefox will not see network shortcuts/bookmarks when saving a download. I can save to ...
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How to get laptop and desktop to always appear as the same machine?

I am setting up a desktop and laptop for someone. Both will be used by the same person for the same things. The person in question is not very skilled with computers. The laptop has a mere 100gb of ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 vs 18.04 regarding CIFS

In Ubuntu 16.04 I was able to mount using fstab my network attached storage buffalo. The general configuration was that I had several symbolic links to locations on the NAS. This way when away from ...
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How to mount BlackArmor 220 NAS on Ubuntu 19.10?

I want to mount BlackArmor NAS 220 on my Ubuntu 19.10 to /media/BlackArmor SOLUTION I was missing vers=1.0 on the last cifs parameter. The command that works: sudo mount -t cifs -o guest,vers=1.0 //...
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Unable to use Disk Quotas on USB external exFat drive in Ubuntu Server 18.04

UPDATE: Current fstab line is: UUID=usb_drive_id /mnt/usb_drive1 exfat defaults,usrquota,_netdev 0 0 Thanks in advance for helping. I set up a WD USB external drive as a NAS on Ubuntu Server 18.04 ...
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NAS appearing twice in “Other locations”

I have a Synology DiskStation inside my LAN. I have called it "pluto". When I go to the file explorer and watch at "Other Locations" I see this twice. Why could this be?
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Dolphin Remote/network and Recently Saved places not working

I'm looking at the Dolphin file manager that comes with 18.04. I was encouraged to see the Recently Saved place, since I use the same files over and over. But nothing appears under Today or Network. I ...
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Cannot open Excel files from Linux if on Nas Server

I connected to my QNAP NAS Server in Linux in the filemange with smb (smb://192.168.6.101/). I logged in with a User who has read and write rights. On the Server i can edit text files etc. However ...
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Pulling data from 6 5TB hard drives in Ubuntu

The raid controller in the NAS enclosure failed, but the drives are still operational. I do know it is setup in a RAID configuration, which configuration, I am not sure, as I didn't set it up. Safe ...
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Dolphin “Could not change permissions for” popup on copy for FreeNAS nfs4

Every time I try to copy a file onto one of the network drives (M) dolphin comes up with following popup: "Could not change permissions for X" For each file, possibly freezing my system if there are ...
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Connecting to Windows NAS devices: WD is accessible, but Buffalo LinkStation is not

Running Ubuntu 18.04.2. I have two NAS devices on my (Windows) workgroup. Ubuntu can connect to one of them (a WD MyCloud) with the SMB protocol smb://mywdshare/share, but the other NAS (Buffalo ...

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