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=Common Topics=
 
=Common Topics=
 
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*[[Information/Information]] Information about the hardware versions, CPUs, etc.  
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*'''[[Information/Information]] Information about the hardware versions, CPUs, etc.'''
 
==General==
 
==General==
* [[:Category:General| General Articles about the LinkStation]]
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* '''[[:Category:General| General Articles about the LinkStation]]'''
 
**These articles apply to all of the three different kinds of LinkStations (HD-HLAN PPC, HD-HLAN MIPS and HD-HGLAN PPC).
 
**These articles apply to all of the three different kinds of LinkStations (HD-HLAN PPC, HD-HLAN MIPS and HD-HGLAN PPC).
  
 
== FAQ ==
 
== FAQ ==
* [[:Category:FAQ | Frequently Asked Questions]] like:
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* '''[[:Category:FAQ | Frequently Asked Questions]]''' like:
 
** General Frequently Asked Questions
 
** General Frequently Asked Questions
 
** Frequently asked questions about the LinkStationWiki Site & Projects
 
** Frequently asked questions about the LinkStationWiki Site & Projects
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** LinkStationWiki Privacy policy
 
** LinkStationWiki Privacy policy
 
==How To's==
 
==How To's==
* [[:Category:Howto| How To's for Hardware, Software, and interesting uses for the LinkStation]]
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* '''[[:Category:Howto| How To's for Hardware, Software, and interesting uses for the LinkStation]]'''
 
==Projects==
 
==Projects==
* [[:Category:Projects| Articles about the various ongoing projects for the LinkStation]] Such as:
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* '''[[:Category:Projects| Articles about the various ongoing projects for the LinkStation]]''' such as:
 
** Openlink Firmware (enhanced Stock Firmware)
 
** Openlink Firmware (enhanced Stock Firmware)
 
** FreeLink Firmware (Debian)
 
** FreeLink Firmware (Debian)
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** U-boot Bootloader
 
** U-boot Bootloader
 
== Rescue, Backups, etc. ==
 
== Rescue, Backups, etc. ==
* [[:Category:Rescue-Backup| Articles pertaining to how to back-up or recover data from a corrupted LinkStation]] Such as:
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* '''[[:Category:Rescue-Backup| Articles pertaining to how to back-up or recover data from a corrupted LinkStation]]''' Such as:
 
** How to create a perfect backup of the LinkStation filesystem.
 
** How to create a perfect backup of the LinkStation filesystem.
 
** How to back-up data to the LinkStation.
 
** How to back-up data to the LinkStation.
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== Kernel & Driver Software ==
 
== Kernel & Driver Software ==
* [[:Category:Kernel| Articles about Kernel Development and the 2.6 version Kernel]] such as:
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* '''[[:Category:Kernel| Articles about Kernel Development and the 2.6 version Kernel]]''' such as:
 
** How to build a new kernel (and kernel modules) for the LinkStation.
 
** How to build a new kernel (and kernel modules) for the LinkStation.
 
** A non-destructive method for loading a new kernel.
 
** A non-destructive method for loading a new kernel.
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** Basic LS Hardware and Software information  
 
** Basic LS Hardware and Software information  
 
== Debian specific articles ==
 
== Debian specific articles ==
* [[:Category:Debian|List of Debian articles]]
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* '''[[:Category:Debian|List of Debian articles]]'''
 
== Distribution Specific==
 
== Distribution Specific==
 
*'''Freelink'''
 
*'''Freelink'''
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** [[:Category:OpenLink| The stock Buffalo system with utelnetd, dropbear, busybox, and several other binaries and libraries]]
 
** [[:Category:OpenLink| The stock Buffalo system with utelnetd, dropbear, busybox, and several other binaries and libraries]]
 
== Application Software ==
 
== Application Software ==
* [[:Category:Software | Articles relating to Applications and Software for the LinkStation]] such as:
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* '''[[:Category:Software | Articles relating to Applications and Software for the LinkStation]]''' such as:
 
** How to run a customized instance of proftpd.
 
** How to run a customized instance of proftpd.
 
** An overview of the integrated PCast server.
 
** An overview of the integrated PCast server.
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** Tweaks for use with Macs (long file names, Bonjour, iTunes)  
 
** Tweaks for use with Macs (long file names, Bonjour, iTunes)  
 
== Software Development and Deployment ==
 
== Software Development and Deployment ==
* [[:Category:Development| Development related tools and projects for the LinkStation]] such as:
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* '''[[:Category:Development| Development related tools and projects for the LinkStation]]''' such as:
 
**  Roadmap of Openlink Development
 
**  Roadmap of Openlink Development
 
**  Roadmap of FreeLink Development
 
**  Roadmap of FreeLink Development
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**  Precompiled C Cross-Toolchain
 
**  Precompiled C Cross-Toolchain
 
==Ipkg==
 
==Ipkg==
* [[:Category:Ipkg| Various articles on the Itsy Package Management System]]
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* '''[[:Category:Ipkg| Various articles on the Itsy Package Management System]]'''
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==Server and Media==
 
==Server and Media==
* [[:Category:Mediaserver| Articles about various media and fileserver applications for the LinkStation]] Such as:
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* '''[[:Category:Mediaserver| Articles about various media and fileserver applications for the LinkStation]]'''  Such as:
 
** Twonkyvision
 
** Twonkyvision
 
** Wizd Media Server
 
** Wizd Media Server
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** [[:Category:Linkstation_Variants| Articles about other LinkStation variants - ie: TerastationPro, LinkstationPro]]
 
** [[:Category:Linkstation_Variants| Articles about other LinkStation variants - ie: TerastationPro, LinkstationPro]]
 
== LS Hardware & Hardware Configuration ==
 
== LS Hardware & Hardware Configuration ==
* [[:Category:Hardware| Articles pertaining to Linkstation Hardware, and Diagnostics ]] such as:
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* '''[[:Category:Hardware| Articles pertaining to Linkstation Hardware, and Diagnostics ]]'''  such as:
 
** How to easily disassemble the LinkStation.
 
** How to easily disassemble the LinkStation.
 
** How to upgrade (or replace) the existing LinkStation hard drive.
 
** How to upgrade (or replace) the existing LinkStation hard drive.
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** Basic LS Hardware and Software information  
 
** Basic LS Hardware and Software information  
 
== Firmware Updates, Hacking, "Opening" ==
 
== Firmware Updates, Hacking, "Opening" ==
* [[:Category:Hacking| Articles related to "Opening" the LinkStation to being hacked by either Firmware updates or actually opening the box]] Such as:
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* '''[[:Category:Hacking| Articles related to "Opening" the LinkStation to being hacked by either Firmware updates or actually opening the box]]''' such as:
 
**How to correctly execute the LinkStation firmware flasher.
 
**How to correctly execute the LinkStation firmware flasher.
 
**How to manually flash the LinkStation's firmware.
 
**How to manually flash the LinkStation's firmware.
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== USB ==
 
== USB ==
* [[:Category:USB | Articles pertaining to USB devices and the USB interface]] such as:
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* '''[[:Category:USB | Articles pertaining to USB devices and the USB interface]]''' such as:
 
** LinkStation's hot-plugging system; adding a drive
 
** LinkStation's hot-plugging system; adding a drive
 
** How to connect multiple USB devices to the LinkStation via a USB hub.
 
** How to connect multiple USB devices to the LinkStation via a USB hub.
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= Misc. =
 
= Misc. =
* [[:Category:Administrative_templates| Administrative templates]]
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* '''[[:Category:Administrative_templates| Administrative templates]]'''
* [[:Category:Stubs| Unfinished Stubs concerning the Linkstation]]
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* '''[[:Category:Stubs| Unfinished Stubs concerning the Linkstation]]'''
 
[[Category:FAQ]]
 
[[Category:FAQ]]

Revision as of 18:10, 22 July 2006


This article Based on work by steve mac, mindbender, x, Mike Smith, Mike, sbron, nix, frontalot, and timtimred. Originally by frontalot. on Linkstationwiki.org

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Contents

Common Topics

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General

FAQ

  • Frequently Asked Questions like:
    • General Frequently Asked Questions
    • Frequently asked questions about the LinkStationWiki Site & Projects
    • LinkStationWiki Legal Disclaimers
    • LinkStationWiki Privacy policy

How To's

Projects

Rescue, Backups, etc.

Software

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Kernel & Driver Software

  • Articles about Kernel Development and the 2.6 version Kernel such as:
    • How to build a new kernel (and kernel modules) for the LinkStation.
    • A non-destructive method for loading a new kernel.
    • How to upgrade to the 2.6-kernel (ppc only).
    • Instructions detailing how to build additional kernel modules.
    • Basic LS Hardware and Software information

Debian specific articles

Distribution Specific

Application Software

  • Articles relating to Applications and Software for the LinkStation such as:
    • How to run a customized instance of proftpd.
    • An overview of the integrated PCast server.
    • Adding new PCast menus for the LinkTheatre.
    • How run a second instance of thttpd (on an alternate port).
    • How beef up your second instance of thttpd with redirects and Server Side Includes.
    • How run a third instance of thttpd as an SSL server, via stunnel.
    • How to get NFS running.
    • How to start applications over the browser without connecting over telnet/ssh.
    • Tweaks for use with Macs (long file names, Bonjour, iTunes)

Software Development and Deployment

  • Development related tools and projects for the LinkStation such as:
    • Roadmap of Openlink Development
    • Roadmap of FreeLink Development
    • How to build (and use) a cross-toolchain using Dan Kegel's crosstool 0.38.
    • Articles about developing software for the LinkStationWiki.
    • Precompiled C development environment, running on the LS
    • Precompiled C Cross-Toolchain

Ipkg

Server and Media

Hardware

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Hardware-agnostic LinkStation Articles

The following articles apply to all of the different kinds of LinkStation variants

LS Hardware & Hardware Configuration

  • Articles pertaining to Linkstation Hardware, and Diagnostics such as:
    • How to easily disassemble the LinkStation.
    • How to upgrade (or replace) the existing LinkStation hard drive.
    • Solve the LinkStation's problematic clock drift.
    • Performance tuning the network controller (MTU change from 1500 to 1492).
    • Performance tuning the LinkStation hard drive.
    • Automatically boot the LinkStation when main power is applied.
    • Basic LS Hardware and Software information

Firmware Updates, Hacking, "Opening"

USB

Misc.