OpenMediaVault on Raspberry Pi [armel]

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by cyryllo » 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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by weasek » 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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by scales11 » Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:18 pm
How is the performance of Openmediavault?
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by haimiko » 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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