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

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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Asus RT-AC1200G+ Random Reboots Automatically


I bought a new Asus RT-AC1200G+ to replace my RT-AC51U for better signal and Gigabit Ethernet. It’s much faster to copy files to/from QNAP TS-119PII now. But I notice it drops internet connection several times a day, I am sure there is nothing wrong with my tethering device as described in “Android USB Tethering Drops and Data Usage Crashes, try Reset“. All the following time is GMT + 8.

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Restore Your Lost Tabs in Toby and How to Prevent It


Toby is a tab management extension in Chrome. It helps me to save current session as a new a group and close all tabs. Manage saved tabs by groups. Re-open a tab or a group quickly. Not only organize my working tabs more efficiently but also save memory and help my OS X more responsive. I also enable the “Sync to Google Drive option to make a backup of my groups.

Everything is perfect until I turn on “Sync to Google Drive on my Acer Chromebook 15 with the same Google Account. It didn’t sync back from Google Drive but replaced with the new default tab groups. The Chrome on OS X detects the new version on Google Drive and replace my local version. All my saved tabs are gone.
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