Category: Cloud

Cheat sheet: Install Java on Odroid (Ubuntu server 14.04)

Download Java 8 for ARM hard fload (hard float means that the Odroid CPU can calculate floats by hardware not software):

Et voila !

Cheat sheet: Use Ubuntu 14.04 as a Mac OS X Time Capsule

Step 1: Install Netatalk

Step 2: Configure /etc/nsswitch.conf locate the line that reads:

Add “mdns” at the end. You should have that:

Step 3: edit /etc/netatalk/AppleVolumes.default Check that you have:

Add a line in the shares like this:

For me it looks like this for user “stfb”

Step 4: add time machine dir + user

Cheat sheet: Install a Windows network share server (SMB/CIFS) on Ubuntu server 14.04

Install samba

Configure sharings. Save your samba configuration:

Put the folowing into a new /etc/samba/smb.conf file

and modify – workgroup – server string – interface (put the IP of your NAS here if you want to restrict the samba listing interface) – the name of your sharings ([MOVIES], …) and the path inside them. Restart samba to make …

Cheat sheet: Installing Owncloud on Ubuntu server 14.04

OwnCloud provides ready-to-deploy packages for popular Linux distributions such as Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora, RedHat Enterprise Linux, CentOS and openSUSE. Refer to to get the right repo info. Below the quick install for Ubuntu server 14.04. Install the Owncloud repository for Ubuntu 14.04 on your system:

Add the repository key to apt

Then just update and install: