Updating Buffallo Linkstation Pro duo Firmware from 1.13 to

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pvsrnaidu
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Updating Buffallo Linkstation Pro duo Firmware from 1.13 to

Post by pvsrnaidu » Tue Jan 20, 2015 11:22 am

Dear experts ,

this may sound carzy , but need your tech skills help . I am from a Asian country , using a Buffallo Linkstation Pro .
below is the URL with product details .
http://www.buffalo-technology.com/en/pr ... n-pro-duo/

while i didn't like the features of it , i learned that there is a similar hardware model with different firmware and features especially DLNA media streaming , is being sold in US market . below are the product details (u can see its exactly same model)

http://www.buffalotech.com/products/net ... -pro-duo-1

i believe its marketing trick they sold with different feature set .

now , my request is can you please advise any way i can install the Buffalo official US firmware ver 1.69 into this Asian box ?

i have root access to the nas , below are the details

root@CS-WVFC7:~# uname -a
Linux CS-WVFC7 2.6.31.8 #3 Mon Feb 6 16:25:15 CST 2012 armv5tel unknown
root@CS-WVFC7:~#
root@CS-WVFC7:~# cat /etc/*release
VERSION=1.13
SUBVERSION=HDD 2.35
PRODUCTID=0x00000000
BUILDDATE=2012/02/20 17:58:36
SVN_REVISION=33867
root@CS-WVFC7:~#
root@CS-WVFC7:~#
root@CS-WVFC7:/boot# ls -l
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 86 Feb 6 2012 builddate.txt
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 33220 Jan 11 09:41 conf_save.tgz
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 9713774 Feb 20 2012 initrd.buffalo
drwx------ 2 root root 4096 Jan 4 14:19 lost+found/
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 2729808 Feb 6 2012 uImage.buffalo
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 2729800 Oct 19 2011 uImage.buffalo.org
root@CS-WVFC7:/boot#
root@CS-WVFC7:/boot#

your help is greatly appreciated .
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Mijzelf
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Re: Updating Buffallo Linkstation Pro duo Firmware from 1.13

Post by Mijzelf » Wed Jan 21, 2015 11:35 am

There is a dedicated buffalo forum here: http://forum.buffalo.nas-central.org

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