Emby Server is a home media server built on top of other popular open source
technologies such as Service Stack, jQuery, jQuery mobile, and Mono.
It features a REST-based API with built-in documention to facilitate client
development. We also have client libraries for our API to enable rapid
You can adjust some of the default settings set for container/application by
passing any or all of the following environment variable:
|APP_USER||Name of user the service will run as.|
|APP_UID||UID assigned to APP_USER upon creation, or will query APP_USER's ID.|
|APP_GID||GID assigned to APP_USER upon creation, or will query APP_USER's GID.|
|APP_CONFIG||Location where application will store settings and database on host.|
|APP_GCONFIG||Location where application will store settings and database within guest.|
|UMASK||umask assigned to service, default set to 002.|
|EDGE||Update the containerized service, default set to 0(Off).|
: Variable is applicable only during install.
: Variable is applicable during install, when invoking installed wrapper script or systemd service.
: Variable is applicable only when invoking docker run directly.
: Variable is applicable in all scenarios.
/config- Folder for configuration and settings.