I was recently looking into the options to buy a living room “home server” to centralize certain services like file and print server, media server, etc.
It didn’t take me long to realize that for less money I could get a whole legion of small microcomputers that do the same work better and more securely; and use less energy while doing so.
This was of course the pretext to buy my first Raspberry Pi. A few more should follow… This article starts a little series explaining what I did and how I did it. Today, I will look at the first and simplest type of server …
Full article here:
A Raspberry Pi File and Print Server (Sascha’s Blog)