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  • Calf
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TeraStationPro II - a couple of questions
« on: February 03, 2009, 02:09:54 pm »


I am looking at buying a TeraStation Pro II 1TB model but have a few questions before I do, perhaps somebody can help? 

1.  Can this be upgraded by swapping the 4x250mb drives for say 4x500mb, or 4x1TB or 4x1.5TB drives at a later date (whether or not warranty is voided)?

2.  What is the hdd format type (e.g. ext2, fat32 etc)?

3.  Is console (telnet/ssh) access posssible (manufacturer's or custom firmware)?  If so, can you get root access to install 3rd party software?




  • El Toro
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Re: TeraStationPro II - a couple of questions
« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2009, 09:14:53 pm »



1. 3 year Replacement Warranty IS voided; 1.5TB drives have not been tested in any units thus far; It has been done rarely but it is NOT SUPPORTED.


2. XFS Filesystem


3. It is not possible with Buffalo FW on it. I am uncertain of any 3rd party FW, though it would obviously void warranty on the unit and is not supported.


Hope that helps,