How to Install Transmission with VPN on OMV

How to Install Transmission with VPN on OMV

In this post we’ll look at How to Install Transmission with VPN on OMV. The process is pretty easy and straightforward, but you’ll need a VPN account in order for this to work. I’ll be using Private Internet Access (PIA). There are several other providers that will work with this. Here’s a blog post that has some other options, but … Read More

How to Install OpenVPN on OpenMediaVault 5 / Docker

How to Install OpenVPN on OMV

In this post, we’ll look at How to Install OpenVPN on OpenMediaVault 5 / Docker OpenVPN provides flexible VPN solutions to secure your data communications, whether it’s for Internet privacy, remote access to your home network, or whatever your secure connection needs may be. OpenVPN Server software solution can be deployed in just a few minutes using your own domain … Read More

How to Install HandBrake in OpenMediaVault and Docker

How to Install Handbrake on OMV

In this post we’ll take a look at How to Install HandBrake in OpenMediaVault and Docker. HandBrake is a tool for converting video from nearly any format to a selection of modern, widely supported codecs. EDIT: In the video I made a mistake. I said that you can control the output of videos processed from the watch folder by changing … Read More

How to Install RDesktop in OpenMediaVault and Docker

In this post we’ll take a look at How to Install RDesktop in OpenMediaVault and Docker! The process is really fast and easy. We’ll do everything in stacks, but before we do that, there’s some setup we need to do first. You’ll want to make sure that you’ve got a shared folder on your OpenMediaVault server for your different containers’ … Read More

How to Install an Internet Speed Test Server on OMV5

How to Install a Speed Test Server in OMV5 and Docker

In this post we’ll look at How to Install an Internet Speed Test Server on OMV5. This is a pretty quick and easy container to setup. Open Portainer and paste this into a new Stack: version: ‘2’ services: db: image: influxdb container_name: influxdb networks: – default volumes: – /srv/dev-disk-by-label-Files/Config/SpeedTest:/var/lib/influxdb environment: – INFLUXDB_ADMIN_USER=admin – INFLUXDB_ADMIN_PASSWORD=password – INFLUXDB_DB=speedtest web: image: kjake/internet-speedtest-docker:grafana container_name: … Read More

Help Science With Your Idle Computer Using Boinc

How to Install BOINC

In this video we’ll learn Help Science With Your Idle Computer Using BOINC. BOINC lets you help cutting-edge science research using your computer (Windows, Mac, Linux) or Android device. BOINC downloads scientific computing jobs to your computer and runs them invisibly in the background. It’s easy and safe. Server Setup Setting up BOINC in a Docker container is as simple … Read More

How to Install DashMachine (Dashboard) on Docker and OMV5

In this blog/video we’ll look at How to Install DashMachine on Docker and OMV5. DashMachine is a web application bookmark dashboard, with “fun features”. The process of setting this up is easy and you can find all the code below with both an SSH script as well as a Docker compose file that you can use in Portainer. DashMachine Docker … Read More

How to Install and Setup Traefik with CloudFlare Using Your Own Domain Name

In this video/blog post we’ll look at How to Install and Setup Traefik with CloudFlare Using Your Own Domain Name. For this to work, you’ll need to have a domain name purchased. You’ll also need a FREE CloudFlare account. You’ll need your domain’s DNS settings pointed to your CloudFlare account’s NameServers. You’ll want to create an A record for your … Read More

How to Install Cloud Commander in OpenMediaVault 5 with Docker and Portainer

In this video we’ll take a look at How to Install Cloud Commander in OpenMediaVault 5 with Docker and Portainer. NOTE: I do not condone this method of file management. If you’re going to run a server in your home or profession, it’s important to know how to do things with the command line. Installing Cloud Commander Open Portainer Click … Read More