Synology: New openvpn init script

My VPN provider isn’t being supported by the Synology VPN client (because they aren’t using the standard port 1194, instead 1195). After tinkering with the ovpn files the Synology VPN client uses to store the connection settings (and failing), I just installed openvpn with ipkg.

However after tinkering around with the init-script provided by the openvpn ipkg from the NSLU2 feed, I got tired and just rewrote the damn thing:

Place the file in /opt/etc/init.d/S20openvpn, and the client daemon will start on boot.

Synology DS213+: Disable Blue Status LED

Well, the title pretty much says what I want to do. Even if the DS213+ is on top of a living room cupboard, it’s still way to bright .. as I don’t need really need the LED, here’s a quick hack (the ID and the device is taken from the Synology Wiki) on how to disable it on each startup:


Just place the file in /opt/etc/init.d/S01leds and the script is gonna turn the LED off during a boot/reboot.