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 Post subject: music storage
PostPosted: Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:38 pm 
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What do you store your music on?


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 Post subject: Re: music storage
PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 3:28 am 
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Hard drive.

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 Post subject: Re: music storage
PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 3:47 am 
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Shelf...hard drive, USB stick, phone...

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 3:53 am 
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cloud.


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 Post subject: Re: music storage
PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 4:10 am 
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Computer hard drive
2 external HDD
Synology NAS
Aries Mini
Classic 160gb ipod
Ipod touch
Pono
Ipad
Sony HAP-S1

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 Post subject: Re: music storage
PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 4:56 am 
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Book shelves.......lots and lots of book shelves.


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 Post subject: Re: music storage
PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 6:23 am 
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Shelves, boxes, audio rack, floor, outoman,etc.


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 12:15 pm 
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Hard drives. One live, one backup.
Originals in boxes on a basement shelf in the unfinished area. Untouched for 14 years now.

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 Post subject: Re: music storage
PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 12:30 pm 
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Single drive QNAP NAS running MinimServer being used for main music library/storage as well as two portable 2.5" WD 2TB hard drives for backups. One backup remains onsite, the other offsite - just in case!


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:32 pm 
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Melco N1A/2 Digital Music Library. Basically a high-end NAS and streamer in one.

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 Post subject: Re: music storage
PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:47 pm 
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A server I built...
4 drives in a RAID 5 array, running an Ubuntu LTS release. Occasional (and probably not often enough!) backup to an external hard drive.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:59 am 
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Dedicated 2nd Hard Drive with 2 Portable Hard Drive backups.....just in case.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 10:47 am 
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Like Reckoner, above. The actual CDs are in about 4 cu. ft. of cardboard boxes. The vinyl is on IKEA Ivar wood shelving.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 11:48 am 
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physical media or software? there IS a difference! If you want ideas or direction, help us out with more specifics.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:57 pm 
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Records- custom made record shelf, liberated plastic milk crates.
Cd's- plastic totes, shelves, and miscellaneous spots around the house.
Cassettes- various storage devices from the 70's.

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