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istar:mpd [2010/04/28 08:16] (current)
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 +====== iStar as a remote Music player ======
  
 +Installing a MPD daemon onto your iStar allows you to remotely, that is from any MPD client, queue and play music on your iStar. ​ Perfect if you stereo is not right next to your computer when you are working.
 +
 +MPD cross compiled to MIPSEL
 +  * {{:​istar:​mpd.zip|}}
 +  * {{:​istar:​mpdaudioplugin.zip|}}
 +
 +Installation assumes you have [[istar/​telnetaccess|COMMAND LINE]] access on your iStar.
 +
 +  - mkdir -f /​share/​Apps/​mpd /​share/​Apps/​mpdAudioPlugin
 +  - UNZIP the downloads and untar the files into their own directories in /share/Apps
 +  - cd /​share/​Apps/​mpd/​
 +  - sh install.sh
 +  - cd /​share/​Apps/​mpdAudioPlugin
 +  - sh install.sh
 +
 +Modify the mpd.conf and setup a hardcoded path for the plugin
 +<​code>​
 +audio_output {
 +        type        "​smp86xx"​
 +        load        "/​share/​Apps/​mpd/​plugins/​smp86xx_plugin.so"​
 +        name        "My Sigma Chip"
 +        engine ​     "​0" ​         # optional
 +        decoder ​    "​1" ​         # optional
 +        ramdac ​     "​1" ​         # optional
 +        line_count ​ "​2048" ​      # optional
 +        fifo_us ​    "​500000" ​    # optional
 +        hdmi        "​sii9134"​
 +        mixer_type ​ "​software"​
 +#       ​mixer_type ​ "​hardware"​
 +}
 +</​code>​
 +
 +Start it up
 +<​code>​
 +/​share/​Apps/​mpd/​daemon.sh start
 +</​code>​
 +
 +{{tag>​nmt}}