Power Architeture

Power architecture is a RISC architecture with 4-byte instruction set. It was developed by the AIM — Apple, IBM and Motorola. The semiconductor products sector of Motorola became Freescale in 2004 and hence the Power architecture processor is created by Freescale now. [more]

NFS module

This is the NFS daemon module for Thecus N1200. I made it based on the version 1.1.00 of the N2100 NFSD module by Lzimmerma Mshapf, with the binary executables replaced with the PowerPC counterpart from Debian woody, as well as with the install.rdf file modified to fit the N1200 architecture.... [more]

Firmware Handling

The Thecus firmware is actually a tarball but encrypted with DES. Interesting enough, the key for the DES encryption is actually the model number: n1200 for my box and n2100 for another model. [more]