Category: nextcloud

nextcloud, programming

A new architecture for Nextcloud

A recurring complaint about Nextcloud is how slow it can be for certain tasks. Why is Nextcloud slow? That is a very general question. Nextcloud is not always that slow. Actually it has improved vastly the past couple years. PHP newest versions get faster and faster, Nextcloud developers are now more careful to streamline assets …

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NextCloudPi VM on VirtualBox: Easy setup and clone

This article was originally posted on fanilicious.me. This article addresses you, who avoid words like Docker or Vagrant (but please consider getting over it soon…), and you do not want to know more than you need about the configuration of NextCloudPi and a VM and you also can’t afford to buy a board computer. There …

docker, nextcloudpi

Make your NextCloudPi highly available

Have you ever wondered what would you do if your machine crashes and you don’t have access to your NextCloudPi data (and yes, you always forget to create a backup)? Or maybe if there is a way to connect your NCP with someone else’s on the same LAN and share your data? Then you should …

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NextCloudPi gets RPi4 support, a backup UI, moves to NC16.0.3, Buster, PHP7.3 and more

The latest release of NextCloudPi is out! The biggest change in this release is the update to the latest Debian Buster, which comes with PHP 7.3 for a nice speed boost of around 17% over PHP 7.2. Other than than we have multi-arch docker containers that include the arm64 architecture, some improvements in our tools …

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Understanding and improving Nextcloud Previews

NextCloudPi‘s target audience is domestic hosters and one of the use cases that attracts users is to self-host their own picture collection. The main complaint for such users is that gallery is too slow. When you open the gallery previews are generated on the fly which affects responsiveness. Once they are generated, the next time …

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NextCloudPi brings NC 15.0.5, RockPro64 support, new tools and more

The latest release of NextCloudPi is out! This release brings the latest version of Nextcloud, enhanced documentation, a bunch of new NCP tools and as well as some performance improvements. In addition, we bring preliminary support for the new RockPro64 boards. NextCloudPi improves everyday thanks to your feedback. Please report any problems here. Also, you …

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NextCloudPi updated to NC15.0.2, brings an improved configuration interface and more

The latest release of NextCloudPi is out! This release brings the latest major version of Nextcloud, as well as a big rework of the internals, big enough to jump to version 1.0! Most of this is invisible work but will allow NextCloudPi to keep improving the user experience. The old design couldn’t handle more advanced …

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NextCloudPi updated to NC14.0.4, brings HDD monitoring, OrangePi, VM and more

The latest release of NextCloudPi is out! This release brings the latest major version of Nextcloud, as well as more platforms and tools for monitoring our hard drive health. As usual this release includes many small fixes and improvements, noticeably a new faster version of btrfs-sync. We are still looking for people to help us …

FOSS, linux, miscellaneous, networking, nextcloud, privacy

Enjoy your self hosted music with Diffuse Music Player

  Diffuse is a music player that supports various services such as Google Drive and S3, plus decentralized locations such as Webdav and IPFS.  It is very easy to use and the latest, stable Electron release can be installed to Windows, MacOS or Linux desktops from here.  Music is simply displayed as a list and …

nextcloud, nextcloudpi, qemu

Introducing the NextCloudPi VM

I would like to introduce the NextCloudPi Virtual Machine. NextCloudPi features a preconfigured Nextcloud instance and a complete set of tools around it for easy management. Many systems are supported, such as docker, embedded boards and x86 systems. Until now, the way to get NextCloudPi running on a x86 system was to either use the …