Install Logitech Media Server on a Virtual Ubuntu Machine on a QNAP NAS

See this video over on YouTube

Using a QNAP TS-253

Virtualization Station

Ubuntu 16 Desktop LTS

Summary of command line instructions used:

Install Logitech Media Server (using a wildcard *)

cd ~

sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/logitech*.deb

Install Lame

sudo apt-get install lame

Install CIFS utils

sudo apt-get install cifs-util

Mount the drives

sudo mkdir /mnt/Multimedia

sudo mount -t cifs -ousername=admin,password=admin //TS253A.local/Multimedia /mnt/Multimedia
  • Change username, password and hostname (TS253A.local) to match your environment