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Seagate FreeAgent DockStar running Debian and Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Home running PlugboxLinux

The Seagate FreeAgent DockStar

You can install Debian on the Seagate FreeAgent DockStar. There was a time when the device cost only ~ 20 EUR. Currently it is at 50 EUR in Germany.


alternative: The Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Home

An alternative device is the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Home (including an SATA hard disk drive with 1, 2 or 3 TB) for ~ 100 EUR. You can install Plugbox Linux (based on Arch Linux) on this box.

I bought this plug device and you can find the information on my Plugbox linux installation on