Install RoonLab's RoonBridge
IMPORTANT: This software only works on 64 bit version of Snakeoil

Snakeoil 0.1.4 onwards support Roonlab's RoonBridge. RoonBridge installation comes in the form of a script, as such your Snakeoil computer needs to be connected to the Internet for the installation to complete. Because of the scripting nature, RoonBridge comes in the form of a Snakeoil module.

Once installed, RoonBridge will automatically appear in the software player list.

Follow these simple instructions to install:
  1. Download RoonBridge module.
  2. Go to the System tab, look for the firmware upgrade widget:
    [Image: tab_system_firmware.png]
  3. Click on the Pick Firmware File button, a file dialog would pop up. Go to the download folder and select the module downloaded in Step 1. then click the Ok button. Verify you have selected the right file by looking at the Firmware text box.
  4. The pop up dialog should disappear. Click the Upgrade System button.
  5. Wait for installation to finish, be patient as the time taken will depend on your Internet speed.
    [Image: firmware_upgrading.png]
  6. Once installed your should see the following wall of text. Make sure you see the text that says STATUS: SUCCESS
    [Image: roon_installed.png]
  7. RoonBridge is now installed, you can click the back button to return to the Snakeoil web interface.
  8. Now the next time you are in the Software tab, the RoonLabs RoonBridge player should appear in the player list (2nd from last in following example).[Image: Proof_Of_Concept_Roon_Bridge.png]
Snakeoil Operating System - Music, your way!

If you have the activated your Snakeoil OS. Installing RoonBridge has never been easier when you updated the firware to 0.1.5-pre-release-20160904.

Just go to the snakeoil tab and Click on the Install radio button right next to the RoonBridge entry and click Save. To uninstall simply click the Not Installed button and click Save.

All from the click of the web application. No need to worry about how to SSH in, or learn Linux commands.

[Image: Install_And_Uninstall.png]
Snakeoil Operating System - Music, your way!
[-] The following 1 user Likes agent_kith's post:
  • a.dent

for some reason roon does not see my dac
[Image: 20240203-201604.jpg]


Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Install HQPlayer's Network Audio Adapter agent_kith 7 9,585 20-Oct-2018, 07:11 PM
Last Post: agent_kith
  Quick Start Guide to Install Snakeoil agent_kith 2 7,063 18-Dec-2016, 07:02 AM
Last Post: agent_kith

Users browsing this thread:
1 Guest(s)

Our Sponsors

You have to register before you can post on our site.



Latest Threads
Can snakeoil os be installed on Ubuntu 2...
Last Post: clark8888
17-Jul-2024 12:42 PM
» Replies: 21
» Views: 837
Openssh vulnerability is fixed in Mantic
Last Post: patricia1066
17-Jul-2024 02:56 AM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 19
install Snakeoil on Audio Alchemy DMP-1 ...
Last Post: Snoopy8
13-Jul-2024 09:13 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 34
Installation problem
Last Post: Snoopy8
09-Jul-2024 12:21 PM
» Replies: 25
» Views: 5896
Something seriously wrong with Squeezeli...
Last Post: Snoopy8
01-Jul-2024 09:22 AM
» Replies: 11
» Views: 486
[split] Real Time Kernels discussion
Last Post: Snoopy8
01-Jul-2024 06:46 AM
» Replies: 42
» Views: 5800
Portable Snakeoil :-) First test.
Last Post: Snoopy8
30-Jun-2024 06:26 PM
» Replies: 26
» Views: 3815
Snakeoil virtualized (PROXMOX), USB+PCI ...
Last Post: agent_kith
25-Jun-2024 02:38 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 148
Announcing Snakeoil Measurements 1.3.0
Last Post: Snoopy8
22-Jun-2024 07:22 AM
» Replies: 98
» Views: 7475
CamillaDSP for Room Correction
Last Post: Snoopy8
17-Jun-2024 08:35 PM
» Replies: 26
» Views: 7113

SnakeoilOS Mission Statement

Our mission is to create a free to use computer OS that is easy to install, intuitive to operate and play music that will connect and engage with you emotionally.

SnakeoilOS gives you the freedom to spend more time on listening, enjoying and exploring music. Wasting time on computers is now a thing of the past! Everything is constantly evolving/improving. Please check back often for updates.

If you like this project, do show your support with a small token donation. All donations collected will be used to run this website, and for purchasing new equipment for the project.

Powered By MyBB, © 2002-2024. Theme © Melroy van den Berg.