Known issues of Debian on QNAP TS-41x/TS-42x

QNAP TS-419P from the front

Here is a list of known issues and bugs with Debian on QNAP TS-41x/TS-42x:

  • On QNAP devices with 1 GB of RAM (i.e. TS-420U, TS-421 and TS-421U), the installer fails because of a kernel issue. Messages in dmesg include BUG: Bad rss-counter state and Unhandled fault: external abort on linefetch. You have two options: 1) stay with Debian jessie, or 2) set the RAM size to 768 MB.