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diehard

FYI.

 

 

 

 

My backup to the Western Digital DX4000 failed. Since this is a headless server, it's nice to see that the LCD shows the warning. It hasn't cleared off the LCD, which is good, because you always have that message staring you in the face to fix it.

 

Hopefully it will when the backup is fixed.

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jam3ohio

John can you do things like host websites on that WD machine, like the QNAP QPK capability? And it runs Linux, right? Does that mean that all interaction is with SSH/Telnet or is there a nice front end? Assuming there is; just curious about user interface.

 

Jim

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diehard

Hi Jim,

 

The DX4000 is running Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials, So that's basically WHS2011 with 25 user backups and the Media Web stuff, also you can add it to a domain, which I have added it to my WHSv1 that's configured to run Active Directory.

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ikon

FYI.

 

My backup to the Western Digital DX4000 failed. Since this is a headless server, it's nice to see that the LCD shows the warning. It hasn't cleared off the LCD, which is good, because you always have that message staring you in the face to fix it.

 

Hopefully it will when the backup is fixed.

 

Nice to see that they're actually using the LCD for something useful.

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