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, RSync and many more ready to use. 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
  • Snapshot support of shared folders
  • Extendible via plugins

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New update available

openmediavault 6.9.10

  • Add omv-release-upgrade command line tool to allow users to migrate their systems to OMV7 (Sandworm) which is based on Debian 12 (Bookworm).

ATTENTION, this is currently only for intrepid users. Starting with this package version all helper scripts are included that will allow you to upgrade your system from OMV6 (Debian 11) to OMV7 (Debian 12). Please note that due to the large number of different system configurations out there, problems may still occur. If you encounter any problems, please consult the forum for advice. Every reported problem helps to prevent other users from getting into the same situation. Thank you for your help.


New update available

openmediavault 6.9.9

  • Configure exports only for enabled NFS versions.
  • Enhance database query to prevent an error when trying to run a SMART scheduled task via UI.
  • Fix bug in Avahi configuration.
  • Issue #485: Display device temperatures in the SMART dashboard widget.

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