Re: [slim] BBC Sounds

2019-11-10 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > BBCiPlayerExtra > a-Z > G Page 4 > Guilt - the soundtrack > > However it wont play for me as it is UK only. Hmmm G only gives me page 1-3 ... ? LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos Play 1s & Beam, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2

[slim] BBC Sounds

2019-11-10 Thread castalla
Anybody got any ideas on how to play this via LMS? https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p07qnm51/episodes/player LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos Play 1s & Beam, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker, Google Home

Re: [slim] Respecting the heritage!

2019-10-25 Thread castalla
Sonos? I have 2 Play1s and a Beam. The Beam is basically just used as a TV soundbar. Hardly ever turn the speakers on ... because I hate the smartphone app. Sonos have virtually abandoned the PC controller (and never offered a linux version). The CR200 Sonos controller is good (but likely

Re: [slim] m.herger and his freinds are really big asholes

2019-10-06 Thread castalla
Good grief - looks like another one has been infected with the stupidity virus. LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos Play 1s & Beam, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker, Google Home Mini, Pioneer WX-SMA1, Roberts

Re: [slim] Portable Airplay Speaker

2019-08-25 Thread castalla
Man in a van wrote: > Likely Amazon Prime member :) > > Both keeping well I hope Better-half managing. Me, follow-up soon with Cardiology after 2 weeks in hospital (April). Check out Tom Waits - 'Heartattack And Vine' ! LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch,

Re: [slim] Portable Airplay Speaker

2019-08-25 Thread castalla
d6jg wrote: > The only downside was it arrived too late to listen to the Ashes cricket > in the garden today. Stokes had already won the Test before it arrived Sunday delivery?! No such thing here the floundering EU. LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch,

Re: [slim] Portable Airplay Speaker

2019-08-25 Thread castalla
Hope you enjoy it! (I'm waiting for a libratone q adapt headphone from Amazon Italy) LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos Play 1s & Beam, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker, Google Home Mini, Pioneer WX-SMA1,

Re: [slim] Portable Airplay Speaker

2019-08-24 Thread castalla
d6jg wrote: > That old geezer! Yes, it is he ... The zipp gets an update via the internet when accessed by the libratone app - there's also a basic web page access *never used it for updates. The latest firmware gives both airplay 1 and 2 - works well with the bridge plugins. There's also

Re: [slim] Tunein changes?

2019-08-15 Thread castalla
Tunein is back ! LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos Play 1s & Beam, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker, Google Home Mini, Pioneer WX-SMA1, Roberts S1, O2 Joggler, Cisco Joggler Brexit = stupidity

Re: [slim] Internet stations "ERROR No Items Found in Playlist"

2019-08-15 Thread castalla
anotherbob wrote: > Both of my Squeezebox devices (Touch & Radio) in trouble this morning. > When I select an internet station I get the "ERROR No Items Found in > Playlist" > I can get Soma FM using My Apps but not through my usual route. > My Music is playing fine and BPA's iPlayer is also

Re: [slim] Tunein changes?

2019-08-15 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > For Alarms and other critical stations - unless you really want their > metadata - change URLs from one which uses Tune-in to direct to the > station. > > It look like just a Tune-in "problem" and not a majhor change in > functionality. > http://status.tunein.com/ Here's an

[slim] Tunein changes?

2019-08-15 Thread castalla
Tunein now broadcasting a 'This station does not broadcast on the internet' message for all my favourites. Non-UK user. LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos Play 1s & Beam, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker,

Re: [slim] Squeezebox, Sonos, or other

2019-06-29 Thread castalla
danco wrote: > Feature gain is not my issue. As far as features are concerned I am > happy with what I currently have. > > I may well stay with my current setup. > > But from a health and safety aspect I do not want wires running from my > amp to my speakers and am willing to spend some money

Re: [slim] Squeezebox, Sonos, or other

2019-06-29 Thread castalla
Sonos doesn't have bluetooth. I can't see how adding a Connect would help. The connect basically allows you to add non-sonos speakers to a sonos setup. You are still stuck with using the Sonos controller apps (PC, Android, iOS) to control what plays. It's a significant outlay to gain

Re: [slim] Squeezebox, Sonos, or other

2019-06-29 Thread castalla
You can forget about BBC iPlayer on Sonos. It doesn't exist. There isn't any way to get BBC except by Tunein or Radioplayer. You could simply get Sonos speakers and connect them as squeezebox players using the upnpbridge plugin. That way you can use LMS to control what's playing (including

Re: [slim] BBC Sounds

2019-05-31 Thread castalla
Man in a van wrote: > Trawling around the web and found this, I'm definitely old (sigh). I > think it's written in English (insert J-L-Picard facepalm). > > > > https://radiotoday.co.uk/2019/05/bbc-sounds-launch-director-charlotte-lock-moves-on/#comments > > The single comment is

Re: [slim] Squeezebox server platform choice. Readynas?

2019-02-07 Thread castalla
Cheaper still - raspberry pi zero w - about 25 usd with case LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker, Google Home Mini, Pioneer WX-SMA1, O2 Joggler, Cisco Joggler Brexit =

Re: [slim] Where to hear Big Ben ring in the New Year?

2018-12-31 Thread castalla
Wait until 2019-2020 then Big Ben will be 45 years after the rest of the world if the Brexiters get to turn back the clock to 'How things used to be' as the UK casts off the shackles of the EUSSR LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos,

Re: [slim] Another yesr

2018-12-26 Thread castalla
LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker, Google Home Mini, Pioneer WX-SMA1, O2 Joggler, Cisco Joggler Brexit = stupidity

Re: [slim] Squeezebox Radio alternative?

2018-12-07 Thread castalla
Paul Webster wrote: > An Airplay or Chromecast or UPnP speaker can have LMS sending it the > audio to play via one of the various plugins by Philippe. > From the LMS Plugin web interface look for "Philippe" or "Bridge". ... but controlling requires an interface such as a phone, tablet,

Re: [slim] Basic podcast help - aadress format ?

2018-11-13 Thread castalla
Thanks. Got it now. LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker, Google Home Mini, Pioneer WX-SMA1, O2 Joggler, Cisco Joggler Brexit = stupidity

Re: [slim] Basic podcast help - aadress format ?

2018-11-13 Thread castalla
castalla wrote: > Thanks as ever, Ronnie Err -nothing appears under Podcasts ... ? LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe Airspeaker, Google Home Mini, Pioneer WX-SMA1, O2 Joggler

Re: [slim] Basic podcast help - aadress format ?

2018-11-13 Thread castalla
Man in a van wrote: > That works. > > I now use this for all the BBC podcasts (thanks *mrw*) > > http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts.opml > > which lets me browse through the stations. > > > ronnie > > good programme Thanks as ever, Ronnie LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50

[slim] Basic podcast help - aadress format ?

2018-11-13 Thread castalla
I want to add some BBC podcasts - what url format do I use for a subscription eg. http://podcasts.files.bbci.co.uk/p029399x.rss Is this correct? LMS server: Pi Zero Amp: Denon PMA-50 Players/Speakers: Touch, Logitech Radios, Sonos, Libratone Zipp, GGMM E2 & E3, Yamaha WXAD-010, Loewe

Re: [slim] LMS with Google Home, Chromecast and IFTTT (maybe)?

2018-07-30 Thread castalla
I'd like to try this ... BUT despite reading the docs. I've still no idea where to start, nor what some of the variables actually refer to., eg. what's the duckdns url got to do with things - given it has to be modified with some HA link (unfathomable). At some point the docs state that all

Re: [slim] Which Streaming Music Service works best for You and your system?

2018-07-10 Thread castalla
Spotify - has the widest range of playing devices ... LMS, smart speakers, windows web, Sonos, TV Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio:

Re: [slim] Commercial players that work off LMS?

2018-07-06 Thread castalla
Paul Webster wrote: > There are some LMS plugins by @philippe_44 that allow devices that > support UPnP-AV, ChromeCast or AirPlay to receive their music from LMS. The easier models to configure with the plugins are airplay and chromecast speakers. UPnP streamers and/or speakers are more

Re: [slim] Help with adding second RPI Squeezbox Player

2018-06-24 Thread castalla
sweiss42 wrote: > Dear Squeeze Community: > > > > When I try to use a browser to connect to the Living Room RPI at port > 9000 it doesn't connect. > > 1. What am I missing? I assumed that all I needed was one LMS running > and that it would serve one or more squeezebox players > > You

Re: [slim] Anyone using Google Home, IFTTT and Home Assistant to control LMS?

2018-03-31 Thread castalla
atca wrote: > I now have this working with Google Assistant > IFTTT > HomeAssistant > (HASS) > LMS. Difficult to set up HASS with SSL, IFTTT integration and > Google Assistant integration but once done = Very very cool. > > I now have near seamless control of my Squeezebox by voice. > > Here

Re: [slim] What are your long-term SqueezeBox solutions?

2018-03-30 Thread castalla
majones wrote: > I'm happy to help. Just start a thread on I'll do what I can. Thanks - think I've sorted it . As usual my error in not keeping up with housekeeping of old accumulated files! Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1

Re: [slim] What are your long-term SqueezeBox solutions?

2018-03-30 Thread castalla
majones wrote: > Mine are too. Obviously this isn't the right forum to sort out > mymediaalexa ... but, is your LMS playlist location on the mymedia watch > list, and presuming so do the playlists show the correct track count? If > the latter is zero, it may be that the file format can't be

Re: [slim] What are your long-term SqueezeBox solutions?

2018-03-29 Thread castalla
majones wrote: > I'm not sure this is the right thread for this, but I'm running > squeezeboxes and Alexa Echos in parallel to explore the future one-box > options. With the help of the developers at mymediaalexa.com, I > eventually discovered that playlists created with LMS work just fine on >

Re: [slim] What are your long-term SqueezeBox solutions?

2018-03-19 Thread castalla
majones wrote: > That's good to know. With your setup, can mymediaalexa read the > playlists created by LMS? One of the contrarian quirks of this > combination is that ffmpeg has to convert mp4 to flac for my Booms and > SB3, but has to convert flac to mp4 for my Echo. Sign of the times, eh?

Re: [slim] What are your long-term SqueezeBox solutions?

2018-03-19 Thread castalla
majones wrote: > It looks so much like a SB Radio! But unfortunately it doesn't seem > to have a way of communicating with a local server (LMS or other) unlike > the actual SB Radio. I've discovered that Alexa can communicate with a > local server (mymediaalexa) but not LMS, so that's the

Re: [slim] What are your long-term SqueezeBox solutions?

2018-03-16 Thread castalla
left channel wrote: > You really want Alexa, Siri, or Google eavesdropping on you all the > time? At least give me hi-res music before I give up my privacy. Quite frankly. I don't really care anymore - there are much more important issues they're buggering up than listening to my constant

Re: [slim] What are your long-term SqueezeBox solutions?

2018-03-16 Thread castalla
majones wrote: > This is the direction I'm being drawn in, because my predominant use is > of 2 Booms and 3 Radios, and the RPi solutions are all physically messy > and complex when it comes to simple self-contained units. I have a HiFi > with an SB3, and a Duet as backup, and it's nice to know

Re: [slim] What an election.

2018-02-14 Thread castalla
BJW wrote: > Venezuela, more than a sad story: > > https://www.washingtonpost.com > > Could you please edit your post, or better still stick to commenting on social media? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki -

Re: [slim] Just want to shout it out!

2018-02-04 Thread castalla
philippe_44 wrote: > What did happen with meep? I was thinking about a google home version > and I though he was working one one. If not, i think I'll consider it, > but not alexa Unfortunately, nobody knows ... all communications stopped in December. He was going to work on the Google version

Re: [slim] Just want to shout it out!

2018-02-03 Thread castalla
epoch1970 wrote: > I subscribe to all of that. > > There isn't a day that I don't rejoice at using or simply looking at my > SB3s. That architecture and that design were pure genius. > > Logitech decided to retire, but have done it with class. They still take > care of everyone's favorite

Re: [slim] The Forum's Old Days on Christmas Morning

2017-12-25 Thread castalla
garym wrote: > Fondly recalling the old days where Christmas morning would create a > flurry of new member postings on the forum asking some version of "how > do i make this thing work?" And there was the usual "squeezenetwork > (mysqueezebox.com)" outages due to the influx of new users around

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-17 Thread castalla
Geo-blocking confirmed ... seems only available for UK users. Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo S3x ; Jongo T2; Libratone

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-15 Thread castalla
Progress of sorts ... podcasts have suddenly started working! Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo S3x ; Jongo T2; Libratone

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-15 Thread castalla
slartibartfast wrote: > Works for me but I'm in the UK. I suppose you can say "Ask tunein to > play ..." but it does seem odd to be offered a skill that doesn't > work in your location. > > Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk Hmm ... alexa online support said it was a known problem. All

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-15 Thread castalla
There are only a few reviews - about 50/50 works/crap. I just hate the way it is the default AND that it can't be disabled! Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-14 Thread castalla
frozzers wrote: > It's not just you ... > > https://alexa.amazon.co.uk/spa/index.html#skills/dp/B077P7TNF2/reviews > > Chris I was hoping to establish whether there's a common factor for those where it doesn't work. One suggestion is that it's geo limited in some convoluted way ...

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-14 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > Even after DASH was added, the bulk of iPlayer was still written by > Triode - I just keep it going because I use everyday. > > Just checked my Amazon account - postel address is currently set for > N.Ireland. Alexa device registration has been set for Engish (UK) and > tried

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-14 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > The only devices that Google sell through their website are Chromecasts > - no Home, mini, Daydream, cardboard, pixel phones, wifi or chromebooks > (except out of stock Pixel C). Strange given they employ so many here. > > BTW Your use of "Eire" is curious - it is really only used

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-14 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > No - you indicated that you were a non UK user. If you get a jingle and > not a stream then I suspect you've been connected to a geo-locked UK > resource. > > edit: > I don't know how amazon determines country of an account. I first signed > up with amazon.com and have used other

Re: [slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-14 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > The new BBC skill is not offered to me. Do you have a uk amazon account? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo

[slim] BBC radio streams - anybody using alexa Echo to access ?

2017-12-14 Thread castalla
Off-topic but ... Alexa has defaulted to the new BBC skill for BBC streams ... it doesn't work for me other than playing an annoying jingle. Non-UK user Does it work for you? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki -

Re: [slim] LMS with Google Home, Chromecast and IFTTT (maybe)?

2017-12-13 Thread castalla
meep wrote: > Hi there > > Check out the hab-tunes videos to get an idea of how LMS voice control > works on Alexa. I'm hoping to migrate this to Google Home once released > (early new year) > > As Castalla says, there's no direct selection of music yet (working on >

Re: [slim] LMS with Google Home, Chromecast and IFTTT (maybe)?

2017-12-13 Thread castalla
ModelCitizen wrote: > Hello all. > > I run a large Flac library via Windows based LMS to a number of Squeeze > and Chromecast enable devices. Control is mostly by Orange Squeeze on > Android devices. > > I am getting a Google Home device for Christmas and am trying to figure > out if I can use

Re: [slim] The Automation of Selling Out

2017-12-12 Thread castalla
d6jg wrote: > In the UK Spotify has replaced John Peel? No I don’t think so either. You could always create a public John Peel Playlist ... Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1

Re: [slim] The Automation of Selling Out

2017-12-12 Thread castalla
SlimChances wrote: > Perhaps but to me while there is a wealth of music to choose from > quality has steadily gone downhill for over 20 years Can't argue with that ... Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony

Re: [slim] The Automation of Selling Out

2017-12-11 Thread castalla
SlimChances wrote: > https://thebaffler.com/salvos/the-problem-with-muzak-pelly > > I could never understand the allure of services of Spotify which seem to > spoon feed listeners rather than encouraging them to make the effort to > research and find music on their own; through friends,

Re: [slim] Thanks for LMS - it is still by far the best.

2017-12-07 Thread castalla
ftlight wrote: > Well said, Tim! I don't have your requirements for classical music, but > the combination of LMS and iPeng provides control over my music that's > impossible to get with any other system. Not to mention being able to > listen to the BBC to stay in touch with the old country,

Re: [slim] Voice control with Google Home?

2017-11-14 Thread castalla
itm wrote: > Has anyone worked out a way of controlling LMS with Google Home? "Play > Mr Brightside on kitchen squeezebox". > HmmmThere's an alpha skill for Alexa so maybe later Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers;

Re: [slim] iHeart Q102 KIIS not working again and can't find hidden stream URLs

2017-10-29 Thread castalla
bwaldron wrote: > No, not the only one. The same happened within the past few weeks to the > Tampa iHeart-owned stations. If they don't want me to listen in a way > that I prefer, then I'll make do without them. Increasingly these radio stations are only interested in making money from adverts

Re: [slim] Latest Plex updates Music features

2017-10-10 Thread castalla
SamS wrote: > Too risky, without setting up a dedicated Apache server/VPN/similar. And > just too fiddly! Plex "just works". > > > > This is way to alpha/beta for me to rely on at the present time. Most of > the voice control features would be used by my wife/kids, so stability > for this

Re: [slim] Smart people will stay with Squeezebox

2017-10-04 Thread castalla
alfista wrote: > Could be many reasons, at the top I suspect is that it just was two > completely different departments under the Logitech umbrella working on > the products, possibly on opposite sides of the world. Typical for big > companies. > And if they against all odds were aware of each

Re: [slim] Can I connect Squeezebox(es) to bluetooth speakers......?

2017-09-28 Thread castalla
jeff52807 wrote: > I have an ARCHEER 25W Bluetooth Speaker (A320) with Super Bass, Loud > Bamboo Wood Home Audio Wireless Speakers with Subwoofer. I would like > to be able carry a speaker into parts of my home where I don't have a > Squeezebox. I have Duets, Booms and Radios. The limiting

Re: [slim] Can I connect Squeezebox(es) to bluetooth speakers......?

2017-09-28 Thread castalla
iPhone wrote: > . > . > It really helps when you give the Forum ALL the information you can IE > what exactly are you trying to do and why? > > For example, how are you going to drive the Speaker? This device isn't > going to drive even a bookshelf speaker. So the speakers will have to > have

Re: [slim] Registering / de-registering devices - Michael H please read.

2017-09-25 Thread castalla
yeomanspc wrote: > Having a sort through storage, I found 2 brand new touch players > (unopened) and a radio. I'd forgotten that I stocked up on players a > few years back to make sure I had a lifetime supply! (I probably need > not have bothered because the players seem to last forever (sill

Re: [slim] Which music provider for LMS ?

2017-09-21 Thread castalla
Xyleme wrote: > Ok my server is on a raspberry so if needed I could run max2play. > > Do you use this plugin ? Everything works great ? Don't use it myself. See here: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?105800-Announce-Google-Music-plugin=895357=1#post895357 Touch, Logitech Radio,

Re: [slim] Which music provider for LMS ?

2017-09-21 Thread castalla
Xyleme wrote: > I'm running an LMS serveur with 5 player as a multiroom system in my > house since 2 years old. > Since last year I've got an spotify premium account and I'm very happy > with its integration with LMS (previoulsy with the protocol handler and > now with spotty). > > BUT, I've

Re: [slim] Squeezeplay on Windows -no longer displaying Tunein station logos,

2017-09-18 Thread castalla
Solved: DNS issue on my network Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo S3x ; Jongo T2; Libratone Zipp Castbridge - Chromecast 1

Re: [slim] Squeezeplay on Windows -no longer displaying Tunein station logos,

2017-09-18 Thread castalla
Hmmm? It's not only radio stream logos missing, BUT all music artwork fails to display ... Help! Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio:

[slim] Squeezeplay on Windows -no longer displaying Tunein station logos,

2017-09-18 Thread castalla
I have Tunein stations set as favourites n LMS. The logos display on Touch, but not on Squeezeplay. I'm sure this is a recent change? Any ideas? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer

Re: [slim] Logitech should resurrect squeezebox

2017-09-17 Thread castalla
garym wrote: > Their underlying technology is completely different. Why buy SONOS > products to use with other SBs. Just add one of the many inexpensive Pi > microcomputer players to emulate a Squeezebox player. Just use upnpbridge plugin and Sonos speakers become SB players. Touch,

Re: [slim] Sonos says users must accept new privacy policy or devices may "cease to function"

2017-08-22 Thread castalla
Man in a van wrote: > Well I had one, and I only have the thing for a Spotify back-up :mad: > > It's getting to be like that book by the bloke who did the dish washing > in Paris.:rolleyes: > > Or as we say in the Midlands, "bollocks" :p So you got an email about the privacy policy? Did you

Re: [slim] Sonos says users must accept new privacy policy or devices may "cease to function"

2017-08-22 Thread castalla
> News of the changes was announced to customers in an email last week. No it wasn't - only to some customers apparently. Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE

Re: [slim] Any chance that this forum will migrate to discourse?

2017-08-02 Thread castalla
chaug wrote: > Any chance that this forum will migrate to a new and better forum > software, namely 'discourse' (https://www.discourse.org/)? It would be > so much more fun! :p Please NO! This forum is pretty well-organised and clear - no need to change. INFO before so-called FUN Touch,

Re: [slim] LMS must haves

2017-07-23 Thread castalla
Any of philippe's bridge plugins. Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo S3x ; Jongo T2; Libratone Zipp Castbridge - Chromecast

Re: [slim] Is there any Radioplayer plugin for LMS?

2017-07-10 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > I knew app installation was geoblocked (e.g. can't install Radioplayer > UK app in Ireland but can play UK station form Radioplayer UK browser > page) but is playing any of the stations geoblocked or just the ones > that are normally "geoblocked" such as Absolute. No stations are

Re: [slim] Is there any Radioplayer plugin for LMS?

2017-07-10 Thread castalla
Finally got it added to Sonos BUT it's geoblocked. Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo S3x ; Jongo T2; Libratone Zipp

Re: [slim] Is there any Radioplayer plugin for LMS?

2017-07-10 Thread castalla
Man in a van wrote: > There is a web app for the chrome browser. > > I'll check out the Sonos tomorrow. > > ronnie > > Hope you are both well :) Thanks! As well as can be expected! Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers;

Re: [slim] Is there any Radioplayer plugin for LMS?

2017-07-10 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > Mistaken it was on the radioplayer.de web site > https://www.radioplayer.de/apps/sonos.html > > But there is also a youtube - check at 1:00 where using App > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QdFwMEGOJ-0 Thanks. The Radioplayer stubbornly refuses to display in any Sonos menus.

Re: [slim] Is there any Radioplayer plugin for LMS?

2017-07-10 Thread castalla
bpa wrote: > Looking at Sonos web site it is very new (27 June?) and it is accessed > through an app on phone/tablet. Where did you find the Sonos website info? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8

Re: [slim] Is there any Radioplayer plugin for LMS?

2017-07-10 Thread castalla
Interesting ... but I can't find Radioplayer on my Sonos. Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo S3x ; Jongo T2; Libratone Zipp

Re: [slim] Moving away from LMS ?

2017-02-20 Thread castalla
liffy99 wrote: > At present I have a Vortexbox appliance running LMS and the Vortexbox > software. I access it through my IMac which works most of the time > although there can be the occasional glitch with file permissions etc. I > can also access LMS over the web on the IMac although it won't

Re: [slim] NHK Radio streams - geoblocked?

2017-02-14 Thread castalla
Nick_G wrote: > No-one? I'd like to be able to extract a url to listen on the SBT if > possible. > > Thanks, > Nick Why not use the LMS radio search? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker;

Re: [slim] New version of LMSDocumenter

2017-02-13 Thread castalla
pkfox wrote: > Are you running the server on port 9000 ? yes - port 9000 Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo S3x ; Jongo

Re: [slim] New version of LMSDocumenter

2017-02-13 Thread castalla
Fails totally on my system 1. Trips Avast into a threat report 2, Bypassing the virus trip, program runs - no server listed Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; -

Re: [slim] Is Bluetooth streaming to Squeezebox possible?

2017-01-29 Thread castalla
rederikus wrote: > Hmmm. Just tried that. I downloaded bluetooth.tar from Max2Play and in > response to > -tar vxzf bluetooth.tar- > it says > -tar: Child returned status 1 > tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now- > > Not sure if I did something wrong. Any ideas? Thanks. Not really.

Re: [slim] Is Bluetooth streaming to Squeezebox possible?

2017-01-29 Thread castalla
rederikus wrote: > I know that this thread is rly old. > > However now that the Raspberry Pi3 is delivered with bluetooth hardware > https://www.raspberrypi.org/magpi/raspberry-pi-3-specs-benchmarks/, I > got to wondering if it would be possible to stream music from my Amazon > Echo Dot to

Re: [slim] BBC Radio 4 streaming

2016-12-17 Thread castalla
jemhayward wrote: > I tried the MP3 stream this morning, and it was just the same. Players > are both wireless and wired, and that makes no difference either. > > Does anyone have a setup that gives reliable radio4 that I could copy? > I think that if everyone had this issue, we'd have a

Re: [slim] BBC Radio 4 streaming

2016-12-17 Thread castalla
jemhayward wrote: > I stream radio four in the morning, and at dinner time. I have a decent > internet connection, but I get constant rebuffering. This is the case > when running LMS on a high spec PC and on my current PiCoreplayer setup > on a RPi. I stream Tidal all evening without a

Re: [slim] Amazon Music

2016-11-25 Thread castalla
pippin wrote: > What market? Logitech isn't selling anything here and neither is Amazon, > for them it's just a way to get more people into prime who then buy more > on Amazon. > This is the kind of service you get for "free". > Sonos probably reached out and got to great lengths to get it

Re: [slim] Amazon Music

2016-11-25 Thread castalla
pippin wrote: > I don't think Michael will be the problem. > This is not a technical issue. The potential market via Logitech must be not inconsiderate - even nowadays. Shame Logitech seems more focused on rodents, etc. Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS

Re: [slim] Amazon Music

2016-11-25 Thread castalla
pippin wrote: > Special arrangement probably? > I mean: of course Amazon will have some internal API, it's just that > they don't publish and open it up. Just like Google and Apple. After > all, music isn't really their primary business A pity that Logitech can't make an effort! Too much to

Re: [slim] Amazon Music

2016-11-25 Thread castalla
pippin wrote: > If only Amazon had an API... Err ... so how does Sonos get Amazon? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE One Flow internet radio: PURE Jongo S3x

[slim] Amazon Music

2016-11-25 Thread castalla
If only there were an app/plugin for Amazon Music ... recent developments make it a viable alternative to other services. Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE

Re: [slim] Wireless Headphone recommendations ?

2016-11-13 Thread castalla
Jeff07971 wrote: > Sennheiser HD600/650 with a battery powered Raspberry Pi Running Pcp ? > :) Nope - must be wireless ! Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers; Rocki - Sony SRS-BTM8 speaker; Pioneer WX-SMA1 speaker; - PURE

[slim] Wireless Headphone recommendations ?

2016-11-13 Thread castalla
Okay - a bit off-topic - and not audiophile given it involves bluetooth (aaarrrgh) but any users of the B Beoplay H7 and/or H7 cans out there? On-ear versus over-ear? ANC versus passive isolation? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos

Re: [slim] MYSB.com bit flaky in UK today ?

2016-11-06 Thread castalla
mherger wrote: > > There are lots of reports - it's a problem with th EU servers > (probably > > not connected with the lunatic brexit vote, tho' ) > > No, we're hosted in the Republic of Ireland :-P > > -- > > Michael Oh -maybe the hard borders are going up already then! Touch, Logitech

Re: [slim] MYSB.com bit flaky in UK today ?

2016-11-06 Thread castalla
Mardler wrote: > Surprised there isn't anything else on this. > > Our SBT failed yesterday and our son's in Scotland failed today, now > ours has failed again. > > Looks like mysqueezebox.com servers have been attacked. > > Or is this the end of the Squeeze series usefulness? There are lots

Re: [slim] Amazon Music app - update renders it useless

2016-11-02 Thread castalla
garym wrote: > hmmm. interesting. No matter what I do, I can't download a file from the > amazon cloud to my iphone 6. It lets me add to the downloading que, but > never downloads. At some point it tells me to "authorize this device" > but doesn't actually give me the means to authorize the

Re: [slim] Amazon Music app - update renders it useless

2016-11-02 Thread castalla
garym wrote: > I just tried the apple music app on my iphone. Hadn't really used it > before, but seemed to work OK on everything I tried. Showed me my own > library (I assume the autorip songs from Amazon CD purchases) and > allowed me to play other things (I'm an Amazon Prime member).

[slim] Amazon Music app - update renders it useless

2016-11-02 Thread castalla
Amazon updated its Music apps recently. In my experience, this has rendered the service almost useless. Either the apps don't install, or if you manage to get an install, then many features don't work. Anyone else had this issue? Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS

Re: [slim] Desktop speaker

2016-10-10 Thread castalla
Man in a van wrote: > Just in case *castalla * has a space to fill :) > > > > > https://youtu.be/ey_m1HqUfQw Nope! Reached peak speaker ... never mind another PC ! Touch, Logitech Radio, Logitech UE Radio, O2 Joggler + SqpOS UPnPBridge - 2 paired Sonos Play1 speakers

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