Monthly Archives: March 2016

OwnCloud in Synology NAS

Configure Owncloud to use system CRON in Synology NAS (DSM 6 RC)

This guide will show how to configure Synology CRON to call Owncloud cron.php regularly (every 15 minutes). When it comes to Synology NAS, I never edit system files directly through SSH, if not absolutely needed. And luckily this time we don’t have to – as we can configure everything in Synology admin UI. The setup I have is Synology DSM 6 RC and latest Owncloud 9 (stable). …

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Synology and Redis

Install Redis server and phpredis extension into Synology NAS running DSM 6 without bootstrapping

In this post I will go through installation of Redis server and phpredis (extension for using Redis server with php) into Synology NAS running DSM 6 release candidate (without bootstrapping). Redis is an open source, advanced in-memory key-value store. It is often referred to as a data structure server since keys can contain strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets. …

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