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Old 08-01-2014, 09:38 PM   #1
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best media server software


I have an old pc I am using as a server running debian. I want to keep music and movies on this server and stream them to my android tablet and laptop. What software is the best for this purpose? I have taken a look at Plex but i'm not sure it will do what I want it to. Any suggestion is helpful, thanks.
 
Old 08-02-2014, 10:28 AM   #2
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i would take an other look at plex. its a great media server. sadly IIRC the android app is not free, but its money well spent (6$ IIRC)

i have a CentOS 6.x server running NFS and PlexMediaServer for my home media. works like a champ. well it did until my hardware took a nose dive into the abyss that is.
 
  


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