Author: Rob

Configuring Forked-DAAPD to play over Bluetooth, Local Audio Out and AirPlay

Download the package which has been built specifically with PulseAudio support as the latest release does not include it at the moment 12sudo wget http://www.gyfgafguf.dk/temp/forked-daapd_24.1.54~rc9-1_armhf.deb /var/cache/apt/archives/partial/forked-daapd_24.1.54~rc9-1_armhf.deb sudo dpkg -i /var/cache/apt/archives/partial/forked-daapd_24.1.54~rc9-1_armhf.deb Running the second line should install Forked-DAAPD, but because we’re missing some dependancies it will fail. To overcome this simply run 1sudo apt-get install -f

Setting up PulseAudio with Bluetooth

Before I get round to setting up Forked-DAAPD on my Pi, I’ll need to get Bluetooth audio working. First we’ll install PulseAudio and the Bluetooth Module 1sudo apt-get install pulseaudio pulseaudio-module-bluetooth Grant many permissions to pulseaudio and audio by adding the root and pi users to the following groups 123456sudo adduser pi pulse sudo adduser