- CPU INTEL Atom D525
- Frequency : Dual Core 1.79 GHz
- Memory : DRAM 1024 MB
- Internal HDD/SSD : 3 x Western Digital WD40EFRX 4 TB – SATA 3, 64 MB cache, 7200 rpm
- External HDD Interface : 4 x USB 2.0 – Type A, 2 x eSATA 3Gb/s
- LAN : 2 Gigabit interface
- Wake on LAN/WAN
- 1 x VGA – HD-15
NAS with excellent performance, security features, convenient web interface, good external USB drive support and optional application packages, supports SyncBack (backup and synchronisation windows client)
Logitech Media Server updates were discontinued by Synology for a while.
DSM 6.0 includes an updated Logitech Media Server stable version.
Logitech Media Server (LMS) notes (prior to DSM 6.0-7321):
The configuration below worked fine with the iTunes plugin enabled and handles correctly all playlists:
- Logitech Media Server Version: 7.9.0 – 1437640078 @ Thu Jul 23 09:08:35 UTC 2015
this LMS version is the LMS Repack based on the latest Synology package of Logitech Media Server, and updated to LMS 7.9.0. Read first the instructions on the Synology-Forum.nl (in Dutch).
- Operating system: Synology DiskStation (DSM 5.2-5592 Update 2) – EN – utf8
- Perl Version: 5.18.4 – i686-linux
- Audio::Scan: 0.95
- Database Version: DBD::SQLite 1.34_01 (sqlite 126.96.36.199)
The iTunes library was generated by a Windows7 iTunes 64-bit version 188.8.131.52. Internet stream library entries and podcasts can cause a misbehaviour of the playlists and were removed. Apple’s Protected AAC Audio will not play and were converted (check my post how to convert).
iTunes plugin settings:
- iTunes Music Library.xml Location: /volume1/music/iTunes/iTunes Music Library.xml
- iTunes Media Folder: /volume1/music/iTunes/iTunes Media
LMS Basic settings:
- Media Folders: /volume1/music/iTunes/iTunes Media
- Playlists Folder: /volume1/music/iTunes/iTunes Media