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Home Server / File Server build advice.

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I am looking to build myself a little home/file server to run on Ubuntu (Probably 12.04 LTS when available but 11.10 until then). It will mostly be used for NAS storage, as a torrent client and for media streaming but I would like something fairly adaptable, as I may well want to convert to a semi-gaming or editing rig in the future. I don't want it to run 24/7 but will probably have it running for up to a week at a time so something reasonably energy efficient would be good. This will be my first full build and so I am writing this post to ask for some advice, below I have outlined my cu (Hardware)