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  • 28. März 2018 at 11:23 #34839

    @Heiner: Perhaps you can publish a list of your test devices incl. the compatibility test results?


    17. August 2017 at 22:28 #30686

    I have the same problem. Where can I find some log files explaining, what went wrong?


    14. August 2017 at 21:54 #30626

    @aschiller: the URL would be wavin:pulse, but this is not working for me.

    According to bpa, author of the wavePlugin, it seems nearly impossible to use his plugin with pulseAudio, when Squeezebox Server is running as a daemon: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?49584-Announce-WaveInput-for-Linux&p=689002&viewfull=1#post689002

    : Maybe it’s possible to run Squeezebox Server as user „pi“?


    • This reply was modified 6 years, 10 months ago by oli.
    12. August 2017 at 23:26 #30581

    Definitely a +1 from me. Would be great to include Chromecast Audio or Record Players. Especially, because the Bluetooth plugin is really unstable for me (rpi3 with Google Pixel and ue Boom 2).

    https://iotsblog.wordpress.com/2016/02/25/wireless-streaming-vinyl-to-squeezebox/ is a great starting point.

    This is not straight forward working for Pulseaudio, unfortunately, especially for digital (S/PDIF) input.

    7. Februar 2017 at 19:18 #26737

    Update: I upgraded to a raspi3 with internal Bluetooth and now both connecting from the Pixel and to the UE Boom 2 works fine (although I did not have enough time for testing for testing streaming for more than a few seconds)

    7. Februar 2017 at 19:14 #26736

    Hello heinzelrumpel,

    besides the streaming buffer issues, can you recommend the external bluetooth adapter? Which brand is it?


    22. Dezember 2016 at 1:07 #25135

    Hello Flysurfer,

    Upgrading to Beta-161219 did not solve my problem with streaming TO the LMS. But at least it helped streaming FROM the RPi to my UE Boom 2 speaker.

    I tried a Google Pixel (Android 7.1.1), an iPhone 5S (iOS 9.3.5), and an iPad Mini (iOS 6). Only the old iPad Mini showed a pairing dialog, when I clicked on the „Reconnect“ button in the max2play GUI.

    Playback on my Raspberry 2 B is choppy although the load average is below 3. Maybe the only solution would be to upgrade to a RPi 3 B?

    Maybe the WaveInput plugin plus an external USB soundcard is a better solution. So I could also connect a Chromecast Audio which might be more useful for streaming audio from Android.


    4. Dezember 2016 at 0:26 #24531

    Perhaps this is possible via darkice/icecast2:

    – install: http://www.liveatc.net/forums/listener-forum/use-raspberry-pi-with-darkice-and-icecast2/
    – more: https://iotsblog.wordpress.com/2016/02/25/wireless-streaming-vinyl-to-squeezebox/

    But of course, would be nice if there was a simple m2p package for this.

    3. Dezember 2016 at 23:19 #24528

    I would love this, too. I’d love to connect my stereo to the line-in of the RPi or a Chromecast Audio.


    3. Dezember 2016 at 23:17 #24527


    I bought the m2p license just for the bluetooth connectivity, but I cannot get it working.

    I tried two different (old) bluetooth dongles. One is from Trust another one from Belkin.

    All of my BT devices are found and listet, but I get neither a popup on my phone (Google Pixel) nor do I get a connection to my BT speaker (UE Boom 2).

    1. I wonder which BT dongle would work or if I should switch to a Raspberry 3 with built-in BT. Is there a guarantee, that this will work? Is there a list of BT devices that are reported to work smoothly?
    2. Is it possible to stream BT in both directions at the same time, i.e. stream from my phone to the LMS and hear that sound synchronized between my BT speaker and my Squeezebox Radio?


    PS: Here’s my BT debug info:

    #### Bluetooth Installation ####

    #### Bluetooth Dongle ####
    hci0: Type: BR/EDR Bus: USB
    BD Address: 00:02:72:1C:AE:** ACL MTU: 1017:8 SCO MTU: 64:8
    RX bytes:2504 acl:0 sco:0 events:104 errors:0
    TX bytes:898 acl:0 sco:0 commands:64 errors:0

    #### DEVICE UE BOOM 2 schwarz ####
    Name: UE BOOM 2 schwarz
    Alias: UE BOOM 2 schwarz [rw]
    Address: 88:C6:26:9E:E4:**
    Icon: audio-card
    Class: 0x240418
    Paired: 0
    Trusted: 1 [rw]
    Blocked: 0 [rw]
    Connected: 0
    UUIDs: []

    #### DEVICE Pixel ####
    Name: Pixel
    Alias: Pixel [rw]
    Address: AC:37:43:89:D3:**
    Icon: phone
    Class: 0x5a020c
    Paired: 0
    Trusted: 1 [rw]
    Blocked: 0 [rw]
    Connected: 0
    UUIDs: []

    #### PACMD LIST | grep active ####
    active port: <analog-output>
    active profile: <output:analog-stereo>

    #### PACMD LIST | grep sink ####
    Default sink name: alsa_output.0.analog-stereo
    module.description = „When a bluetooth sink or source is added, load module-loopback“
    module.description = „Automatically restore the default sink and source“
    module.description = „When a sink/source is removed, try to move its streams to the default sink/source“
    name: <module-always-sink>
    module.description = „When a sink/source is idle for too long, suspend it“
    module.description = „Load filter sinks automatically when needed“
    1 sink(s) available.
    0 sink input(s) available.

    #### X-SERVER RUNNING ####

    1 S 1000 1063 1 0 80 0 – 23381 – ? 00:00:02 pulseaudio
    0 S 1000 1425 1 0 80 0 – 18632 – ? 00:00:00 pulsebluetooth
    0 S 1000 1465 1 0 80 0 – 18632 – ? 00:00:00 pulsebluetooth


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