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by Man in a van
Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Audiophile player for Wheezy
Replies: 14
Views: 476

Re: Audiophile player for Wheezy

If the mdac works on USB, then when you change to out put to your 2704 da you will have to reset the audio output.

If you click on the red more then you will see the info.

A reboot will be required.
by Man in a van
Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Audiophile player for Wheezy
Replies: 14
Views: 476

Re: Audiophile player for Wheezy

If you are in the UK I could telephone and talk you through. However PMs are not allowed anymore, so that is not going to happen. It's not too difficult, everyone has started by making a mistake or two. Otherwise, join up at Slimdevices, make a few posts (your first posts are moderated, so be patien...
by Man in a van
Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Audiophile player for Wheezy
Replies: 14
Views: 476

Re: Audiophile player for Wheezy

If you look through the link I provided there are helpful "how to"'s. Basically: 1) On the pCP main page tab, scroll to the bottom and click on Beta, ignore the warning. 2) On the main page, expand the file system size 3) Click on the Squeezelite page and configure the player 4) Click on the LMS pag...
by Man in a van
Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Audiophile player for Wheezy
Replies: 14
Views: 476

Re: Audiophile player for Wheezy

auDioonly wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 5:15 pm
Thats interesting, what sort of size is the image and is it available for download.
Thanks
https://www.picoreplayer.org/

you want pCP5.0.0 Standard version

a 4gb card is enough
by Man in a van
Fri Jul 26, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Audiophile player for Wheezy
Replies: 14
Views: 476

Re: Audiophile player for Wheezy

Hello Its my first post so hello to all. I have an early pi, arm v6, and have Raspbian 7 wheezy and wondered if there was an audiophile audio player I could add to it. Thanks auDioonly Just thought you may like to know that I run Logitechmediaserver and Squeezelite on the piCorePlayer OS. I use a r...
by Man in a van
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Sound card as default
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: Sound card as default

A quick search found this for pulseaudio https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/19705/usb-card-as-my-default-audio-device and I have used this on Stretch, not sure it's reaaly needed now. on Buster, but it should work https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/40831/how-do-i-configure-...
by Man in a van
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Sound card as default
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: Sound card as default

Well, do you neeed it/ can you remove it and use ALSA
by Man in a van
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Sound card as default
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: Sound card as default

Hello, PulseAudio is used as a driver on the Raspberry. did you install PulseAudio yourself? This is mine, rpi4b running Buster pi@khadastoneboard:~ $ dpkg -s pulseaudio dpkg-query: package 'pulseaudio' is not installed and no information is available Use dpkg --info (= dpkg-deb --info) to examine ...
by Man in a van
Wed Jul 24, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Graphics, sound and multimedia
Topic: Convert old radio to play Spotify/Apple Music
Replies: 3
Views: 994

Re: Convert old radio to play Spotify/Apple Music

something like this, but running Spotify? ;)

don't know about Apple Music :(

https://forums.slimdevices.com/showthre ... post945909
by Man in a van
Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Installing Raspbian on headless RPi4 - how?
Replies: 19
Views: 1093

Re: Installing Raspbian on headless RPi4 - how?

Hi Bo, this what I do, it may not be suitable for you, but, hey.. ;) There are two parts: Part 1. ssh into the pi sudo raspi-config Advanced Options (7) Resolution (5) Choose one of the 16:9 configurations I use the largest, 1920x1080 exit and reboot Part 2. Open a VNC connection on the pi Navigate ...
by Man in a van
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: USB as priamary audio
Replies: 12
Views: 423

Re: USB as priamary audio

Glad your sorted. ;)
by Man in a van
Sat Jul 06, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: USB as priamary audio
Replies: 12
Views: 423

Re: USB as priamary audio

So I did a quick search and came up with this, the ID matches yours 1b3f:2008 https://learn.adafruit.com/usb-audio-cards-with-a-raspberry-pi/cm108-type a further google finds https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/40336/cannot-get-usb-audio-generalplus-technology-inc-to-work which is 2007 (...
by Man in a van
Sat Jul 06, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: USB as priamary audio
Replies: 12
Views: 423

Re: USB as priamary audio

Is this the device you are using?

[url][https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00KAE2L1C/url]
by Man in a van
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: USB as priamary audio
Replies: 12
Views: 423

Re: USB as priamary audio

That's a shame. Did you save and reboot after commenting out the line? Well we can try this approach. First chect if the usb is present. Open a terminal and type (this is my rpi4B with Buster) lsusb pi@raspberrypiLMS:~ $ lsusb Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 002 De...
by Man in a van
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: USB as priamary audio
Replies: 12
Views: 423

Re: USB as priamary audio

believe i have a "model 3",.. what is the best/ sure fire technique at naming the USB as default audio at start up? can anyone say for sure what does work? Have you tried ? Open Terminal Sudo nano /boot/config.txt Scroll to the bottom of the page and comment out "dtparam=audio=on" # Enable audio (l...
by Man in a van
Tue Jul 02, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: OKdo - Anyone else not received delivery yet?
Replies: 52
Views: 3388

Re: OKdo - Anyone else not received delivery yet?

RaTTuS wrote:
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:20 am
I used OKDo [from uk.rs-online.com ]
my Pi4 turned up in 2 days I just used basic shipping

Same for me, ordered last Monday (late in the afternoon). The order was confirmed in the evening.
Standard shipping, postie knocked the door Thursday am.
No complaints :)
by Man in a van
Thu Jun 27, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: [VNC] Cannot currently show the dekstop
Replies: 19
Views: 37241

Re: [VNC] Cannot currently show the dekstop

Hey, I have a problem with my Pi 3+. I activated the VNC server and tried to connect to it on my tablet via the VNCViewer app. But when I am connected to it there is an error (see attachment). What can I do to fix that? The RPi must be set to boot to desktop (service mode). If a HDMI monitor is not...
by Man in a van
Sat Jun 15, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Mounting QNAP NAS
Replies: 5
Views: 1714

Re: Mounting QNAP NAS

Just to preface this post with the warning that this is a method I use, I have cobbled it together from trial and tribulation. It worked for me this morning and I suggest that you try it on a spare card before commiting to a build (at least back up the fstab file first). So this is a rpi3b running r...
by Man in a van
Fri May 31, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Audio from USB Card
Replies: 1
Views: 473

Re: Audio from USB Card

Try with this command cat /proc/asound/card1/pcm0p/sub0/hw_params You will need to find your card number and have the stream playing. This is my usb card playin fip radio pi@khadastoneboard:~ $ cat /proc/asound/card1/pcm0p/sub0/hw_params access: MMAP_INTERLEAVED format: S32_LE subformat: STD channel...
by Man in a van
Thu May 09, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Missing sound card
Replies: 2
Views: 142

Re: Missing sound card

epoch1970 wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 11:06 am
Quite possibly obsolete, but just in case: https://www.horus.com/~hias/cirrus-driver.html
No, still needed it seems.

Many thanks for this, I had quite forgotten about it :( :roll: ;)

Cheers

ronnie
by Man in a van
Thu May 09, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Missing sound card
Replies: 2
Views: 142

Missing sound card

So I have a rpi1B with the Wolfson Audio card fitted. It works using piCorPlayer OS as both a server fro LMS and also as a Player. I remember that some time ago I used the Raspbian OS and Squeezelite on it for the same function, maybe in Stretch or it might have been Jessie. Anyways, I have just tri...
by Man in a van
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Mounting QNAP NAS
Replies: 5
Views: 1714

Re: Mounting QNAP NAS

Did you ever solve this? Encountering a similar problem myself I have a raspberry pi 3b running Raspbian Stretch with desktop. I can mount a share on a Qnap TS121 NAS using NFS. If this would be of help to you, I can post a "how I do it" guide (it might not be too correct, but it works for me :) ) ...
by Man in a van
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Raspbian Stretch with desktop is it possible to autostart webradio?
Replies: 3
Views: 202

Re: Raspbian Stretch with desktop is it possible to autostart webradio?

@dskarlsen Maybe you could use OMXPlayer, replacethe video file path with the station url. I'm not sure about the fixed volume https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/8805/auto-login-into-lxde-and-auto-start-video-player-omxplayer It is possible to use LogitechMediaServer in in such a manne...
by Man in a van
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New Raspbian release 8th April 19
Replies: 21
Views: 1441

Re: New Raspbian release 8th April 19

Raspbian Stretch with desktop
Image with desktop based on Debian Stretch
Version: April 2019
Release date: 2019-04-08
Kernel version: 4.14
Release notes: Link
It has always been there :?

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