Slack Nebula Secure Mesh on Synology

**Warning- this post isn’t finished, I’m posting it so I can get help!   Synology install Instructions here https://github.com/slackhq/nebula/pull/357/files/7d4b460d1a1054c2eeab53b14d9c648baaf7bd5f Grab the shell script, modify it to your requirements...

Slack Nebula Secure Mesh on Docker

**Warning this post isn’t finished! there’s also another project to consider now at https://github.com/elestio/nebula-rest-api From a look at the GitHub issues, it seems that there’s problems getting Slack’s Nebula open source project to run in...

Download Latest from Github

This took way too long to work out, so I figure it’s worth a post- You want to script getting the latest version of ‘product x’ from Github, but don’t want to deal with version numbers etc. I saw loads of posts that used awk, sed, regex and...

Signing and Notarising a Mac binary written in Go

This post is heavily ‘borrowed’ from this post on Stack Overflow- https://stackoverflow.com/questions/64652704/how-to-notarize-an-macos-command-line-tool-created-outside-of-xcode And I’ve also liberally borrowed from this script, with many thanks to...

Wireguard and Netmaker on Synology

First install Wireguard There are some prebuilt binaries here, but not for DSM 7. I used the instructions to build a Docker container and leverage it to build the DSM 7 binaries, however it failed at the last step saying there ‘platform not available’....

Retrospect Full Disk Access via Mosyle MDM

According to this doc- https://www.retrospect.com/en/support/kb/macos_full_disk_access We need to give Full Disk Access to both RetrospectInstantScan and RetrospectEngine. For this we need to find out the App Identifier and Code Requirements for each. The Retrospect...

Unifi WiFi QR Code for Guests

Background info- This post from Reddit WiFi QR-Code websites below- https://qifi.org https://www.qrcode-monkey.com/#wifi https://www.qr-code-generator.com/solutions/wifi-qr-code/ I tested the first link- QiFi – very simple and it works well. The other links are...

Migrate LDAP Data between Synology units

This is a bit of a crappy tip because it’s so obvious, but all the other walkthroughs either wouldn’t bring across passwords or looked really complicated! There wasn’t anything online with specifics, so here we go- If you want to move an LDAP Server...

Synology- Insufficient Space to Upgrade

The Explanation Migrating a DS918+ to a new DS1621XS+ it’s always a good idea to make sure both units are on the latest version of DSM. We found that the older NAS could not update due to the error ‘Insufficient space to update, please contact Synology...

Slack Nebula Secure Mesh Network Install

We’ve been intrigued by Slacks’ open source secure mesh software ‘Nebula’ for a while, and finally got some time to see if our clients could benefit from an implementation. In short, the answer is yes. **note this article became too big so...