Year: 2015

Installing FFmpeg on FreeNAS 9.3.1

After getting my media files organized on FreeNAS, I wanted to make some quick video trimming. Usually, I do this with avidemux. But in accessing over WiFi, just loading a file into avidemux takes several minutes. So I have this idea of doing it on the FreeNAS box itself using command line interface (CLI). Since […]

FreeNAS build coming up

I had been dipping my toes into Usenet, SABnzbd, and CouchPotato the last few days. (Also SickRage, but not very successfully) They are really a great way to manage personal media files, and together with Plex can be a very powerful combination. But these are all services that have to be running 24/7, which means […]