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OpenMediaVault on Raspberry Pi [armel]

Mon Aug 27, 2012 5:30 pm

OpenMediaVault system is a NAS (Network Attached Storage) distribution based on Debian Squeeze. More information can be found OpenMediaVault

OMV to install Debian Squeeze will need for Raspberry Pi is available for download here: ... 9-04-2012/
On the main system must perform the following steps to install OMV.

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sudo su
nano /etc/apt/sources.list
Change the contents of /etc/apt/sources.list on

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deb squeeze main non-free contrib
deb-src squeeze main non-free contrib
deb squeeze/updates main contrib non-free
deb-src squeeze/updates main contrib non-free
deb squeeze-updates main non-free contrib
deb-src squeeze-updates main non-free contrib
deb squeeze-backports main contrib non-free
deb squeeze main
I use Polish repositories. Anyone can change them accordingly to his country.
Anything to add the repository for Armenian OMV in the last line.

Then download the key and update repositories

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wget -O - | apt-key add -
apt-get update
apt-get upgrade
Adding user and group www-data

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groupadd www-data
usermod -a -G www-data www-data
Then install OpenMediaVault:

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apt-get install openmediavault
If you encounter an error when setting up tftpd-hpa package. Then be in the file /etc/default/tftpd-hpa edit option TFTP_OPTIONS on this below

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TFTP_OPTIONS="--secure --ipv4"
And then complete the installation

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apt-get install -f
When the installation is finished then restart the Raspberry Pi

I set 850MHz CPU clock in /boot/config.txt

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Many thanks to Stefan for help in finding the problem with the package tftpd-hpa ... 1141#p1141
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Sorry Sorry for my English.

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Re: OpenMediaVault on Raspberry Pi [armel]

Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:26 pm

This is great. Would you say this runs very stable? Is there any chance of installing this on Wheezy?

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Re: OpenMediaVault on Raspberry Pi [armel]

Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:18 pm

How is the performance of Openmediavault?

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Re: OpenMediaVault on Raspberry Pi [armel]

Fri Dec 28, 2012 11:12 pm

apt-get can't find the openmediavault package. Is this still a valid post?

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