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What I'm going to show you is how to build a your own personal dropbox like service using a raspberry pi and some software called OwnCloud. ownCloud g...
A Raspberry Pi An Usb External Harddisk or a USB Drive An Enclosure for the Raspberry Pi and Hard Disk Wireless network card (optional)
So first off we need to give the Pi a fix IP address we do this by editting the network interfaces file $ sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces Once ope...
Now we have download the software we need to configor it. First off we need to install PHP apc $ sudo pecl install apc After that is done we need ...
Now we have Apache and PHP setup we need to download own cloud $ wget http://mirrors.owncloud.org/releases/owncloud-4.5.1.tar.bz2 once download it n...
The easy way to setup the external drive is to use gparted on the Pi $ startx and the from inside the GUI open a ternmail and type $ sudo gprarted...
Now the software is setup the Pi just needs placing in to the box. I would drill some hole in the box to allow a little air flow. And that's it done....
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