Freelink upgrade to lenny with SATA-USB adapter

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WARNING!

There is a possibility that you could brick your NAS with these instructions. Please make sure that you read the entire page carefully.



23:42 7th Jan 2009 - This is a work in progress and may change dramatically over the next few hours. - JonSenior

Usual warnings and caveats apply. This is my experience using a Linkstation Live v2. You brick it... you bought it.

Preamble

The goal was to make the Linkstation work with a USB sound card, and thus to act as a media player, not a media server. With this in mind and using Add_a_USB_sound_card as a proof of concept, I installed Freelink following the instructions on FreeLink_for_the_LinkStation_PRO/LIVE