Linux.com: Building a Linux Home Media Center
Jan 13, 2006, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tom Lynema)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Like a lot of people nowadays, I have a growing collection of
digital media. My digital media is stored on a home Linux server.
Most of the digital media players available today do not support
protocols to connect to a Linux server, which make them unsuitable
for my use. I realized the best way to connect my digital media
library with my home theatre was to build my own Linux home media
"My LHMC would have to interface with my existing home
configuration via a wireless network with WPA security enabled and
output to my television's S-Video or composite inputs, and it would
have to connect to my media server via NFS..."