(to DEVS! )new Squeezebox support spotify on al prossesors!!

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(to DEVS! )new Squeezebox support spotify on al prossesors!!

Post by Skaven » 10 Jan 2011, 13:23

now haw spotify and logitck made new Squeezebox app, what u need to do is to logon to http://www.mysqueezebox.com/appgallery/Spotify and add the app to ur box, but u need latest beta of Squeezebox Server 7.5.3 (beta) so can Excito pleas uppdate to latest beta version so we can get spotify now!!! i belive it now runs on ARM prossesor to

Squeezebox Server: Debian Installer Package (i386, x86_64, ARM EABI, PowerPC) squeezeboxserver_7.5.3~31713_all.deb 33.72 MB January 10 2011 05:14

http://www.idg.se/2.1085/1.362554/spoti ... d-logitech


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Re: (to DEVS! )new Squeezebox support spotify on al prosseso

Post by Ubi » 10 Jan 2011, 13:34

if you know where to find the installer file, why not simply install it yourself? I doubt Excito would upgrade their stable tree with a beta version of squeezecenter. Actually I hope they do not!

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Re: (to DEVS! )new Squeezebox support spotify on al prosseso

Post by razor1394 » 11 Jan 2011, 14:26

I've installed squeezeboxserver 7.5.3 beta on my B2. It replaced squeezenter but there were dependency problems. I fixed it with sudo apt-get -f install. Unfortunately there are still problems as the server keeps dying every 20 seconds. I'll keep on trying. Spotify support is very interesting but unfortunately it seems to be only for premium users.

7.6 seems more interesting because of the optimizations for low spec units but it looks like it could could be quite unstable.

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Re: (to DEVS! )new Squeezebox support spotify on al prosseso

Post by bjoar564 » 14 Feb 2011, 15:30

The official Spotify plugin is unfortunately only supporting the Squeezebox Radio and Touch models due to hardware (and licensing?) restrictions.

There is some hope though - there is an unofficial Spotify plugin developed by a guy called Triode. So far there has only been support for x86 platforms, but yesterday Spotify released the libspotify 0.0.7 with support for ARM. Hopefully Triode will update his plugin to support ARM, and that would enable us to use Spotify also on Squeezebox Duet together with the Bubba 3.

I've tested his plugin on a Squeezebox Server running on an Intel platform, and it works really well with my Duet. Spotify Premium is a requirement though.

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