[Chugalug] Home Media Cloud Server

Nick Smith nick at nicksmith.us
Mon Mar 24 20:19:00 UTC 2014


Flawless looks pretty awesome if all that stuff actually works out of the
box.


On Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 3:25 PM, Eric Wolf <ebwolf at gmail.com> wrote:

> I run Plex on Ubuntu Server 12.04LTS. Works great! Be sure to check out
> Couch Potato and SickBeard.
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> -Eric
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> On Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 1:03 PM, Nick Smith <nick at nicksmith.us> wrote:
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>> What type of "garbage" are you talking about? Plex pretty much gives you
>> the power to run your own personal netflix.  If you dont need some
>> features, like music or photos, you dont have to use them.
>> I dont run plex on linux, but im pretty sure that it will run from CLI,
>> you dont need a desktop environment.
>> Ive been extremely happy with plex. I couldnt recommend anything else
>> honestly, its the best ive found.
>> If you are a subscriber, they are also adding "cloud sync" where you can
>> sync your media to google drive or drop box, and you dont even have to have
>> your media server turned on and you can still stream your content directly
>> from the net.
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>> On Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 2:54 PM, Garrett Gaston <garrett85 at hotmail.com>wrote:
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>>> I've just set up a home media cloud server using the FLAWLESS Linux Mint
>>> image.  http://flawless-server.com/
>>>
>>> I wanted to be able to stream my media collection from inside the house
>>> so I set up a samba server and it worked pretty well, then I decided I'd
>>> like to be able to access my media from outside the network, that's when I
>>> found the flawless setup and the Plex Media Server. It's working well and I
>>> love the interface, but it's also full of garbage I don't need. Should I
>>> decide to change I think I might like to try a cloud program that can run
>>> straight from a Debian CLI server, any suggestions. This is the first time
>>> I've tried creating my own self hosted cloud. Thanks.
>>>
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