NAS4Free is an Open Source Storage NAS (Network-Attached Storage) distribution based on FreeBSD
NAS4Free supports sharing across Windows, Apple, and UNIX-like systems. It includes ZFS v5000 , Software RAID (0,1,5), disk encryption, S.M.A.R.T / email reports etc. with the following protocols: CIFS/SMB (Samba), Active Directory Domain Controller (Samba), FTP, NFS, TFTP, AFP, RSYNC, Unison, iSCSI (initiator and target), HAST, CARP, Bridge, UPnP, and Bittorent which is all highly configurable by its WEB interface. NAS4Free can be installed on Compact Flash/USB/SSD key, Hard disk or booted from a LiveCD/LiveUSB with a small usbkey for config storage.
Embedded: 2GB CF/USB/SSD
Full: 4GB HDD/SSD
Swap less: physical memory 2GB or higher needed.
With swap: physical memory 512MB + swap 512MB (swap 1024MB recommended).
NAS4Free Setup and User Guide
Special note for ZFS kernel parameter tuning
Now, the extension package is separated and released.
If you have a question, please visit our forum.
ZFS kernel tune (WebGUI extension) 20121031
Extensions and ownCloud sample
You can install some PHP based packages easily.
If you are interested, please refer to following thread.
Using ownCloud on NAS4Free + Active Directory Authentication
NAS4Free 10.2.0.2.xxxx are current stable versions and
used as base version for all future releases!
Note for new users:
**** The default login for NAS4Free WEBGUI ****
**** phpVitualBox's default login ****
- Change those default passwords after setup!