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Re: link to FansSpeed settings

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  • balimbabullabe
    Do you have telnet access to the Linkstation ? If yes try echo -n /dev/ttyS1 (on a linkstation with firmware = 2.x give /dev/ttyS0 On my Linkstation
    Message 1 of 8 , Apr 22, 2005
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      Do you have telnet access to the Linkstation ?

      If yes try

      echo -n "\\\\" > /dev/ttyS1

      (on a linkstation with firmware >= 2.x give /dev/ttyS0

      On my Linkstation this command makes a biiiiig difference !

      --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "cherrytreeproduction"
      <cherrytreeproduction@y...> wrote:
      >
      > thanks.....found everything....
      >
      > but i havent recognized a difference of the noise between slow and
      > normal speed....the usb-drive next to my Linkstation is much louder ;)
      >
      > regards
      > mindbender
      >
      >
      > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "Frenchy "
      > <glasseron@y...> wrote:
      > >
      > > It may or may not be trivial to access the web page for fan
      > > settings. Try to plug this link in your browser:
      > >
      > > http://YOUR_LS_IP_ADDRESS/cgi-bin/setup-fan.cgi
      > >
      > > If it the page does not open then your in for a journey...
      > > You have to set a variable in a melco ./include file so the option
      > > will show up when you pull up the Maintenance page.
      > >
      > > How ...
      > > - dig in the Maintenance page and go through the ./include files to
      > > find the option that enables the fan option.
      > > - Set the fan option to enable
      > > - save
      > > - reopen the maintenance page.
      > >
      > > While you there you will see that you can turn off the PCAST web
      > > page option or better yet, you may decide to high-jack the PCAST
      > > hook and create your own web page right there.
      > > Sam.
      > >
      > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "cherrytreeproduction"
      > > <cherrytreeproduction@y...> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > which adress do i have to navigate to see this options?
      > > >
      > > > or how do i activate it?
      > > >
      > > > regards
      > > > mindbender
      > > >
      > > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "born_daniel"
      > > > <born_daniel@y...> wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > Frenchy,
      > > > >
      > > > > I'm sure Twonkyvision isn't any worse than Slimserver! ;-)
      > > > >
      > > > > I've enabled that hidden fan setting myself but it only seems to
      > > > > allow setting between "normal" (which it is already set at)
      > > or "low
      > > > > speed". I don't see any "high speed" setting!?
      > > > >
      > > > > Daniel
      > > > >
      > > > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "Frenchy "
      > > > > <glasseron@y...> wrote:
      > > > > >
      > > > > > CAUTION!!!!
      > > > > > For you fans out there how run the Twonky server, make sure
      > > your LS
      > > > > > is properly cooled (set the internal fan speed to run on high)
      > > > > > because there is a bug that causes the CPU to max out.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > The server works okay but hours after hours this can't be good
      > > for
      > > > > > our fileserver /hardisk + motherboard
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Type: "top" at the telnet prompt to see what the MediasServer
      > > 2.7.1
      > > > > > is doing to your CPU!
      > > > > > I have loged a bug already at www.Twonkymedia.de
      > > > > > ========================================================
      > > > > > LS CANDY:
      > > > > > If you would like to set the LS fan speed there is a nice but
      > > > > hidden
      > > > > > option on the Maintenance web page that let's you set it.
      > > > > > Basically you have to trace the files ./includes to get to the
      > > > > Melco
      > > > > > file where most options are enabled/disabled.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > I mention this tweak because my 3rd LS already developed the
      > > > > > unmistakeable sound of a busted fan.
      > > > > > In normal condition it is well worth setting the fan on low
      > > speed
      > > > > > (keep an eye on CPU hogs as well) if not your fan won't
      > > outlive
      > > > > your
      > > > > > disk
      > > > > > ========================================================
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