Tag Archives: home server

Disk passthrough in Proxmox

Recently, I’ve added a few gigs of RAM to my main homeserver, so I figured I could transform it into a VM hypervisor, P2V the original config and then have some room to play with other stuff. I chose to … Continue reading

Posted in Linux | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Jabber server with Prosody

Update: If you use Puppet, I’ve written a module for Prosody which can be found here:¬†https://forge.puppetlabs.com/JohannDickson/prosody I’ve recently installed a Jabber server for use within my family, it’s a great way for us to communicate since we’re split among different … Continue reading

Posted in Linux, Software | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Setting up a home VPN

During my holidays, it became clear that having a VPN access towards home might just come in handy some times. Besides that, it can also allow to protect your data when using a public/untrusted WiFi connection. So with the bad … Continue reading

Posted in Linux, Software | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The glory of mpd

For some time now, I’ve been wanting to have a way to music server accessible over the web, so that I could for example, have a computer holding my music library with a web server and some sort of magic … Continue reading

Posted in Linux, Software, WebDev | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment