DietPi Ubooquity Server Installation

Published by Harish Kumar on

In this segment we are going to show you how to “Install Ubooquity on RaspberryPi inside DietPi”

DietPi What is DietPi ?

DietPi is extremely lightweight operating system, start at 400MB in size (3x lighter than ‘Raspbian Lite’). With features of low process/memory footprint and DietPi-RAMlog installed by default, DietPi allows you to get the maximum performance from your device.


>/ Software need to Download

DietPi   etcher  Sdcard    putty   wireless-network-watcher.png   WinSCP
 Equipment Equipment Required :
Equipment Raspberry Pi all models
Equipment Micro SD Card 8 GB
Equipment Power Supply
Equipment Ethernet Cord for LAN Connection

Equipment External Hard Drive or USB Drive

    Equipment Optional :
Equipment Raspberry Pi Case
Equipment Keyboard

Equipment Mouse

What is Ubooquity ?

Ubooquity is a free home server for your comics and ebooks library. Read your ebooks and comics on your favorite device, wherever you go.

Package Required to Install
 ProFTP - Simple, efficient, lightweight FTP file server.
 Samba - Feature rich file server.
 vsFTPD - Feature rich FTP file server.
 NFS - Network file system server.

/> Ubooquity Installation

  • First of all we need of open Wireless Network Watcher to access the IP Address of our Raspberry Pi.
  • Then we need to open SSH console Putty, and type the IP Address to connect the DietPi CLI.
  • After we logged in to DietPi, then you need to type a command to access the dietpi-software.
  • Now, you need to open Software Optimized and select Ubooquity by using the spacebar. and then press OK.
  • After that navigate to Install and press OK. Then the installation will take around 5 min to complete setup.
  • Once the setup complete the system will reboot to finalize the settings and you are ready to use your NextCloud.

/> Access Ubooquity Admin Page

To access Admin Page we need to type the Raspberry Pi IP Address followed by the port number 2038.

url = http://localhost/2038/admin "where 'localhost' is your DietPi IP Address."

/> Access Ubooquity Library Page

To access Library Page we need to type the Raspberry Pi IP Address followed by the port number 2039.

url = http://localhost/2039 "where 'localhost' is your DietPi IP Address."

/> Default Location to save Comics & E-Books.

Comics = /mnt/dietpi_userdata/comics
EBooks = /mnt/dietpi_userdata/ebooks 

Now, You are ready to use Ubooquity as your own Personal Comics & E-Book Reader on the Go.Enjoy using it and share your thoughts.
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Harish Kumar

As a founder of the PcMac YouTube channel and website, Our goal is to provide Free Technical help to people and spread knowledge to everyone.


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