What is openmediavault?

openmediavault is the next generation network attached storage (NAS) solution based on Debian Linux. It contains services like SSH, (S)FTP, SMB/CIFS, DAAP media server, RSync, BitTorrent client and many more. Thanks to the modular design of the framework it can be enhanced via plugins.

openmediavault is primarily designed to be used in small offices or home offices, but is not limited to those scenarios. It is a simple and easy to use out-of-the-box solution that will allow everyone to install and administrate a Network Attached Storage without deeper knowledge.



  • Running out-of-the-box
  • Debian Linux OS
  • Web based administration
  • Easy system updates via Debian package management
  • Volume management
  • S.M.A.R.T.

  • Link aggregation
  • Wake On Lan
  • IPv6 support
  • Email notifications
  • File sharing
  • Extendible via plugins

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New update available

The following changes were made:

openmediavault 2.2.11

  • Mantis 0001626: NFS-Exports of fuse-filesystem require fsid=<id>.
  • Mantis 0001627: omv_config_get returns wrong output.

New update available

The following changes were made:

openmediavault 2.2.10

  • Mantis 0001610: omv_escapeshellarg truncates path after space.
  • Fix bug in the FileSystemMgmt::create RPC.
  • Fix bug in the FileSystemMgmt::getCandidates RPC.

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