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The recent ransom ware viruses have many re-examining computer security. While Gigastrand OS users have nothing to worry about, this recent string of viruses exploited a vulnerability in Windows the CIA had kept to themselves. Microsoft recently decried the stockpiling of vulnerabilities for use in intelligence operations. We tend to agree […]

Viruses and Gigastrand OS


Using a secondary storage drive was not originally in the design for the Gigastrand NVR software however, it is a critical feature for many users to be able to separate out the video storage from their main system drive. It also solves a host of other issues with storage and […]

Adding a Storage Drive to Gigastrand NVR




Twice we have seen where the drive appears to fill up but there is no apparent reason for the drive being full. Three of the reasons we have seen so far are caused by 4 different but related issues. 1. Apache errors – for some unknown reason, the Apache log […]

Gigastrand NVR: Drive Full, not recycling




If you attempt to install Gigastrand NVR immediately after a fresh install of Gigastrand OS, you will want to refresh the package list before you do. If you don’t, the NVR software will look like it installs, but will miss several critical steps resulting in failure. You can refresh the […]

Gigastrand NVR: Refresh Repositories Before Install