Re: Seagate GoFlex Satellite
On Mon, Aug 13, 2012 at 09:41:15PM -0700, Braddock Gaskill wrote:
> Is there much hope of getting Debian running on a Seagate GoFlex
> Satellite? This is a very sexy little Linux-based device which encloses a
> 500GB harddrive with wifi and runs off a battery. It has been partially
> hacked already to install additional packages, but I haven't seen a full
> distro put on it.
It's got enough grunt to be able to run Debian, so there's the possibility.
> What would be involved in getting Debian to run? Where would I start?
I documented my adventures porting d-i to the DNS-323 at
whilst it focuses on the d-i work, there's some basic info in there about
the general requirements to get Debian working on a device.
(Wow, nearly 4 years ago... my how time flies)
> Is anyone interested in working on this?
Got a spare one to send my way to pull apart and work on? I've got several
weeks of enforced vacation coming up, but I have no real *use* for one of
these things, so dropping $300 for something to poke at isn't real enticing.