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FreeNAS 8 Plugins

FreeNAS 8.2 and newer versions have support for plugins, i.e. extentions in the form of PC-BSD‘s PBIs (Push Button Install). There’s some good plugin documentation available on the FreeNAS website explaining how to use the plugins, how to install the plugins jail,

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FreeNAS Plugins Part 2: Plugins Configuration (video)

The FreeNAS Team has uploaded another video showing how to configure the Transmission, Firefly, and MiniDLNA plugins on FreeNAS 8.3.0 and how make them together as a streaming media platform. Video 1 can be watched here

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FreeNAS 8.3.0-BETA3 available

The FreeNAS team has announced the availability of FreeNAS 8.3.0-BETA3. This is the last planned public beta of 8.3.0 as it moves towards the final. “This BETA includes a refactoring of the Active Directory and LDAP integration. It has a

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Amahi 6.2 released, and Amahi 7 on the way!

Carlos has announced Amahi 6.2. This release brings mostly stability and bug fixes. All details and changes are in the release notes for Amahi 6.2. The lead developer also mentions the success of the Ubuntu based version of Amahi. Personally, I think

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FreeNAS 8.3.0-BETA2 now available

Josh Paetzel has announced the availability of FreeNAS 8.3.0-BETA, an open source storage platform based on FreeBSD that supports sharing across Windows, Apple, and UNIX-like systems. Most of the changes and updates have gone into AD and LDAP integration and improvements. Support for

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