Self-Hosted Ideas and Resources

Why self host?

All-in-one guides
The Monster — you might be able to find everything here:

Linux, generally

Virtualization and Containerization
While this is just for LAMP, it's a great intro to Docker generally:

File Management

Smart Homes and Devices

Simpler (but maybe not easier?)

Voice Assistants - HNthread (OFFLINE, no internet required.) - HNthread - Open AI recognition model

Media Servers

Music Servers (also, see media servers above)

Networking Resources


What folks are doing:

People discovering open stores of interesting things

The modern archivists

People who go past just e.g. a Pi and put big ol' racks in their house, mostly

Communication tools

The Fediverse

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