Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
agent_kithRaspberry Pi 4 looks interesting.
Raspberry Pi 4 now has 8 GB system (Requires 64 bit OS).

https://www.theverge.com/2020/5/28/21272...ing-system

This will be the no brainer Pi to get, as it means you get the ability to use part of that RAM as a RAM disk...
Snakeoil Operating System - Music, your way!
Reply

Enough that even Snakeoil o/s could be run from ram ... Cool Wink
[-] The following 1 user Likes Bromf's post:
  • agent_kith
Reply

Tried installing Snakeoil on a Raspberry Pi 4. No luck. Could you please direct me to the correct ISO that I should use?

Cheers
JD
Reply

(13-Nov-2020, 01:34 PM)JD1 Wrote: Tried installing Snakeoil on a Raspberry Pi 4. No luck. Could you please direct me to the correct ISO that I should use?

Wow Doc, long time no see! How u doing?!

Image here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/snakeoil-os-33602597

That's still a work in progress though.

End of Friday next week, I'll start working on new edition of Snakeoil where the software package will come in a form of an installer. So you just install the official Pi image, then run the installer, and bang!
Snakeoil Operating System - Music, your way!
[-] The following 1 user Likes agent_kith's post:
  • hkphantomgtr
Reply

Been doing well thanks AK. Bought a Telos Enchanting Music Player early this year. It's a Pi4 in a chassis with an amazing power supply. It came loaded with Volumio so I've been using that since. Thought I'd try it with Snakeoil. 

So I was using the correct ISO and did get it working after several restarts. The only issue is that LMS is not working on it. I see a PID running but "remote control" is N/A, :9000 doesn't get me there and nothing on iPeng.  Squeezelite and MPD work fine.

Any ideas? Not sure how to uninstall/install LMS.

Cheers,
JD
Reply

Tried to fix an exFAT problem and LMS started working. Typical  Smile
Reply

Went out and get more Raspberry Pi 4Bs. One of them the 8GB edition, this 8GB is going to be my primary Raspberry Pi 4 Snakeoil Pi. I did say I will not buy any new SSD until I run out of my exisitng old used stock. But to be honest I have no idea they are so cheap now ($85 or something), and the old SSD I was using is the first generation and that actually felt sluggish for some reason.
 
[Image: Silicon.jpg]

The other? Well it's going to be something interesting. For a remote KVM (Keyboard, Video Mouse) via the PiKVM project. Yes I run my Snakeoil machines headless, but sometimes it's convenient to connect a monitor, keyboard and mouse to the machine to do things like re-install and what not. Especially with the way Snakeoil is being installed now.

To make things consistent, and because I am using the 8GB version, I am probably going to also try and build some 64 binaries for Arm (ARMv8). Depending on how things goes, there might be 2 Pi builds, or just one (Meaning Snakeoil will only run on Pi 3 and above).

Small SoC computers like this may be the way of the future, as they are getting better and better. Feed them a good quality power supply and it may well be the best player on earth. For about AUD$150!! (As long as the chips don't run out). Note while the wheels are already in motion, my focus is still on finishing the GUI revamp so don't expect this any time soon.
Snakeoil Operating System - Music, your way!
[-] The following 2 users Like agent_kith's post:
  • patricia1066, hkphantomgtr
1
Reply



Bookmarks

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  zram...? Raspberry Pi & Snakeoil Bromf 5 2,228 25-Oct-2018, 07:54 PM
Last Post: agent_kith
  Raspberry Pi and Hifiberry DAC Pro Chanh 4 3,984 30-Sep-2016, 12:55 PM
Last Post: Chanh



Users browsing this thread:
1 Guest(s)

[-]
Our Sponsors

[-]
Welcome
You have to register before you can post on our site.

Username/Email:


Password:





[-]
Latest Threads
Snakeoil Firmware - 1.2.8 (Gear Isolatio...
Last Post: Snoopy8
Today 01:50 PM
» Replies: 18
» Views: 788
upmpdcli unable to start
Last Post: Snoopy8
Today 01:33 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 1
Kernel Builder Updates
Last Post: agent_kith
04-Dec-2022 03:43 PM
» Replies: 18
» Views: 523
LMS not able to play MP3
Last Post: agent_kith
04-Dec-2022 08:52 AM
» Replies: 17
» Views: 140
Desktop environment
Last Post: agent_kith
04-Dec-2022 08:47 AM
» Replies: 4
» Views: 41
[split] Cannot install Roon Bridge
Last Post: agent_kith
04-Dec-2022 08:44 AM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 8
Horror Dashboard
Last Post: pommede
29-Nov-2022 04:32 PM
» Replies: 17
» Views: 256
Roonserver/Hqplayer do not install
Last Post: Tecko
27-Nov-2022 06:09 PM
» Replies: 4
» Views: 44
dsd output music player
Last Post: Snoopy8
26-Nov-2022 04:15 AM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 36
Diretta protocol
Last Post: Evach
21-Nov-2022 08:12 PM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 59

[-]
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, © 2002-2022 Melroy van den Berg.