Note: I recently purchased a Synology DiskStation DS411j & I’m putting up posts about things I figure out. This is part of that series.
I’m making this its own post because so much other tweaking of your Synology DiskStation requires that you know the CPU. It’s not hard to get this info, but having it readily available is nice.
While you’re at it, it’s a good idea to know if your CPU is 32- or 64-bit. To get that, enter this on the command line:
In my case, I got this back:
On my Mac, I get this:
My Mac is 64-bit (hence the
x86_64), while my Synology DiskStation is 32-bit. If you don’t see
x86_64 in your results, you’re using a 32-bit CPU.
If you use this command:
You’ll get these results:
Processor: Feroceon 88FR131 rev 1 (v5l) BogoMIPS: 1192.75 Features: swp half thumb fastmult edsp CPU implementer: 0x56 CPU architecture: 5TE CPU variant: 0x2 CPU part: 0x131 CPU revision: 1 Hardware: Feroceon-KW Revision: 0000 Serial : 0000000000000000