Check And Solve If Your QNAP NAS Has been Injected a CPUMiner Program


It’s been discussed from 2017/4/18 on disk_manage.cgi hogging CPU usage and 2017/4/28 on  Mobil01: QTS 4.3.3 正式版問題討論區 #86 that there is a mining program using your NAS to work for mineXMR.com

I have check my TS-119P II (QTS 4.3.3) and TS-251A (QTS 4.2.2), none of them have this program. Here is my summary of this issue from internet:

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Files Contain Windows Invalid Characters Transferred from QNAP to Asustor Using rsync


I want to copy files from QNAP TS-119P II to Asustor AS-5102T directly. There are many solutions: including ftp, rsync, or mount a shared folder.In my case, rsync is the easiest solution.

TS-119P II runs QTS 4.3.3 while AS-5102T is ADM 2.7.1. Details steps might be different if you are using different firmware versions.

I will also talk about invalid characters in names and how ADM handle it. A must read for non-Windows users.

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How to Solve Thecus D0204 and JMS539 Auto-Disconnect Issue


Thecus D0204 is a Direct-attached storage (DAS) supports two 2.5″ hard drive in RAID 0, 1, JBOD, and two individuals. According to “USB 3.0加持,Thecus D0204小DAS跑得快” on T客邦, it use JMB390 for RAID and JMS539 for SATAII to USB 3.0 bridge.

My problems is it will automatically disconnect and reconnect immediately with OSX. But I was wrong, there are already many posts about the same issue. It’s due to the bugs in JMS539 according to “[心得] Mukii3.5吋硬碟外接盒起死回生紀錄” on 批踢踢實業坊. Continue reading

QNAP TS-119PII with Different Wireless Device on Mac OSX File Transfer Performance Report


I did this test because uploading files to NAS is incredible slow today. The only different is my new WF2190 last week. I spends hours to do a full check of my NAS and eventually find out it is related to driver. I didn’t uninstall D-Link DWA-171 rev A1‘s Realtek driver before installing netis WF2190. During the test, I also learned the difference of my WiFi devices.

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Manage Books with Google Photos


Google Photo is very useful to manage my reading notes and interesting sections. Once digitalize, I can read everywhere. It also saves space.

While reading, I use sticker post-it to bookmark. After finishing, I use a smart phone to take photos. They will be uploaded to Google Photos automatically . Then, I retouch them, group as an album, and add text to keep notes on desktop computer. Here are steps:

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