This is a short, quick-and-dirty howto that aims to show through example how to have a Video On Demand server at home.
I will, as far as I can, avoid all technical boring stuff. If you are really curious, GOOGLE it.
This allows to centralize all your mp3 and avi amongst others, to have one single storage/streaming unit, avoiding redundant mp3 copies or depending on YOUR laptop to see movies. Now mom will be able to see HouseMD using her PC. Continue reading home brew VoD server using free software