[owncloud-devel] Owncloud and Snappy potential for WD PiDrive

Jos Poortvliet jospoortvliet at gmail.com
Sun Feb 14 17:55:39 GMT 2016


On Wednesday, January 20, 2016 8:44:23 AM BRST Stephen Partington wrote:
> so I have taken some time to learn Vagrant, Snappy and look into how hard
> it is to get running.  Aside from my life being much simpler by rebooting
> it is crazy easy to setup and install.
> 
> The main need i can think of that is missing is some means of system
> management.
> 
> Right now, WebDM is really simple and clean, but fully lacking in what we
> need. But once we get the image to a desired stability (assuming it is not
> there already) It is very simple to set up.
> 
> But how did we want to track what is running on the device, or device
> management? Is there a desire to add that as functionality in owncloud?

This is actually an open question, also discussed at Github at some point (see the issues in the pi image repo). Ideally, the user would not have to log into the box with SSH to upgrade and perform other maintenance tasks - but that is quite a challenge, also from a security pov of course.
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