FreeNAS 9.1.0 Beta 2

Brilliant news, FreeNAS 9.1.0 Beta has been released Will be a while before I get to play with this what with the wedding preparations, house move, new job, etc, etc. but that said I’m really looking forward to: Improved Plugin Jail subsystem which supports multiple jails and an enhanced UI including enhancements from PC-BSD Warden. ...

FreeNAS Jail with Serviio 1.1 64

FreeNAS Jail with Serviio 1.1
Here are my instructions for creating a FreeNAS Jail with Serviio 1.1 running inside it. This uses no FreeNAS plugins whatsoever and takes full advantage of all the power that comes with having a FreeBSD core running at the heart of FreeNAS 8.3. Install a plugin Jail as per the instructions available on the FreeNAS ...

FreeNAS, FreeBSD and fucking FFmpeg

Hitting a brick wall when you’re close to getting something finished is one of those things in life that you hope will never happen but generally tends to.  It’s exactly what happened to me yesterday in my quest to make a package for Serviio that I could just install on FreeNAS. Creating the FreeBSD build ...

That’s LAME

That's LAME
Well, whilst on my mission to make Serviio and FreeNAS live in perfect harmony as simply as possible, I’ve just stumbled upon the fact that LAME has been updated to version 3.99.2. Does anyone have a summary of the differences / new features  in version 3.99 as the changelog is absolutely enormous and it made ...