The second and final part of this post outlines specific software-related configurations that had to occur on the server-side in order to get everything set up and running. Please note that I am mostly going to emphasize on specific issues that I encountered here and refer you to the excellent DIY articles accordingly throughout this process.
This post serves as a step-by-step guide of how I configured some hardware I had on hand (and some which I purchased) and software configuration to create a low-power, all-purpose headless linux home server. I used a lot of excellent how-to-guides that exist and wanted to specifically document the hardware-specific issues that I experienced in getting my server set up and running. Let’s begin, as always in recipe form: