While not required, most people will want to support SSL on a public Owncast server. If you plan on embedding your Owncast video into another site or are offering your video to the public internet you’re likely to need to add a SSL proxy to your setup. Learn more about how to do this.
Run as a system service
Most people will want to setup Owncast to automatically start in the background any time their server restarts. Learn more about how to do this.