Martin Michlmayr

QNAP TS-209 from the front

Debian on QNAP TS-209

The QNAP TS-209 is a NAS device that can be used for a variety of tasks. In the following, I will describe what is needed needed to get Debian running on your TS-209, TS-209 II, TS-209 Pro or TS-209 Pro II.


External Resources


If you have problems with Debian on QNAP TS-209 and cannot solve them with Google, there are the following resources you can consult:


A lot of people helped to make Debian on QNAP Turbo Station possible. The folks at QNAP have been very supportive of this effort and have supplied some hardware and technical expertise. Marvell has done a fabulous job integrating Orion support into the mainline kernel. Byron Bradley added kernel support for the TS-209 and wrote qcontrol to control the LEDs, fan and buzzer. Frans Pop packaged qcontrol for Debian and helped with the development and testing of the Debian installer.