3.5. LED display

The Appliance Eco and Appliance Pro have an LED display at the front right of the chassis. The meaning of the display is described below.

3.5.1. Start-up of the device

The device starts. Stage 1 is running: BIOS, bootloader and kernel
The device starts. Level 2 reached: Kernel and initrd successfully loaded.
The device starts. Level 3 reached: Rootfs successfully mounted
The device starts. Level 4 reached: Read/write-mount successful

During start-up, the HDD LED blinks intermittently blue to indicate hard disk activity.

3.5.2. Normal operation

Power LED

constant blue

The device is switched on
HDD LED

irregular blue blinking

Disk activity
Online LED

constant blue

Internet connection active
VPN LED

constant blue

VPN active
System LED

blinking blue

Normal operation. The longer the blue phase, the higher the system load.

3.5.3. Update running

An update is being installed. Do not switch off the device under any circumstances.

During the update, the HDD LED blinks intermittently blue to indicate disk activity.

3.5.4. Error

System LED

blinking yellow

An error has occurred, see main page for details.
System LED

blinking red

A severe error has occurred, see main page for details