- Works with penguins
- Allowed me to put what ever drives I wanted in
- Supported raid 1
- USB ports for printer (and it works to )
- Low power (sleep mode, etc)
- Gigibit ethernet for when I get gigabit switch to fling massive files around my network
- Added bonus of dvd drive
CIFS/SMB communication will work with linux and winblows (assuming you have samba client installed on linux). I actually have a share on my nas mounted on my myth tv box via samba.
I could have gone for a plug server thing a me bob and installed everything myself, but I just wanted something I could turn on, it work without any fuss and just be there
Nice one, cheers. I basically want the same, something that just works.
Good point on the drives, need to make sure i'm not being tied down to a particular vendor.