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=Firefly=
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'''[[w:Firefly Media Server|Firefly Media Server]]''' (formerly '''mt-daapd''') is an [[w:open-source|open-source]] [[w:Digital media|media]] [[w:Server (computing)|server]] (or [[w:Daemon (computer software)|daemon]]) for the [[w:SoundBridge|Roku SoundBridge]] and [[w:iTunes|iTunes]]. It serves media files using [[w:Roku Server Protocol|Roku Server Protocol]] (RSP) and [[w:Digital Audio Access Protocol|Digital Audio Access Protocol]] (DAAP).
'''[[w:Firefly_Media_Server|Firefly Media Server]]''' (formerly mt-daapd) is an open-source media server (or daemon) for the Roku SoundBridge and iTunes. It serves media files using Roku Server Protocol (RSP) and Digital Audio Access Protocol (DAAP). The instructions for Firefly will involve compiling from the [[w:Svn|SVN]] version.  This version has a somewhat better web interface than the lastest table release of mt-daapd and a few additional enchancements.
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==Openlink==
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Its features include:
[[Firefly Openlink ]]
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* Support for running on [[w:Unix|Unix]]/[[w:POSIX|POSIX]] platforms
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* Support for [[w:Microsoft Windows|Windows]] and [[w:Mac OS X|Mac OS X]]
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* Support for [[w:MP3|MP3]], [[w:Advanced Audio Coding|AAC]], [[w:Ogg|Ogg]], [[w:FLAC]], and [[w:Windows Media Audio|WMA]]
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* Support for Roku SoundBridge via RSP
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* Support for [[w:On the fly|on-the-fly]] [[w:Transcode|transcoding]] of Ogg, FLAC, [[w:Apple Lossless|ALAC]], and WMA
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* On Windows platforms, [[w:On the fly|on-the-fly]] [[w:Transcode|transcoding]] of WMA Lossless, WMA Pro and WMA Voice.
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* [[w:Web-based|Web-based]] configuration
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* Support for user-created smart [[w:playlist|playlist]]s
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* Integration with iTunes library including reading playlists
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* Supports serving [[w:Internet radio|streaming radio stations]]
  
==FreeLink==
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==Firefly==
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Firefly Media Server was formerly known as ''mt-daapd''. It was renamed when it adopted new features such as support for RSP and support for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. The instructions for Firefly will involve compiling from the [[w:Svn|SVN]] version.  This version has a somewhat better web interface than the lastest stable release of mt-daapd (0.2.4.1) and a few additional enhancements.
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{| class=wikitable
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===PowerPC===
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====Openlink====
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[[Firefly Openlink ]]
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====FreeLink====
 
[[Firefly Freelink]]
 
[[Firefly Freelink]]
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===MIPSel===
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====Openlink====
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[[Firefly Openlink ]]
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====FreeLink====
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[[Firefly Freelink]]
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===ARM9===
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====Telnet Enabled Firmware====
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[[Firefly on StockFirmware]]
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====FreeLink====
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[[Firefly Freelink]]
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|}
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===General Info===
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* Playlists should be in UTF-8 to avoid problems with special characters in file names (e.g. german umlauts). In WinAMP save as M3U8 then rename to M3U. Otherwise recode with a text editor or Linux's recode command.
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==mt-daapd==
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These instructions point to precompiled binaries for the PowerPC linkstations of the lastest stable release of mt-daapd (0.2.4.1) as well as instructions on how to compile the latest stable release of mt-daapd (0.2.4.1) from source code.
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===PowerPC===
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[[Macintosh_related_configuration%2C_netatalk%2C_mt-daapd#PPC_.28LS1.2C_HG.2C_HS.29_download | Macintosh related configuration: Serving iTunes contents with mt-daapd]]
  
=mt-daapd=
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===MIPSel===
These instructions point to precompiled binaries for the PowerPC linkstations of the lastest stable release of mt-daapd (0.2.4)
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[[Macintosh_related_configuration%2C_netatalk%2C_mt-daapd#MIPSEL_.28LS2.29_download | Macintosh related configuration: Serving iTunes contents with mt-daapd]]
  
==PowerPC only==
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=External links=
[[Macintosh_related_configuration%2C_netatalk%2C_firefly/mt-daapd%2C_rsync%2C_NFS#Serving_iTunes_contents_with_mt-daapd_.28also_for_Windows.29 | Macintosh related configuration: Serving iTunes contents with mt-daapd]]
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* [[w:Firefly Media Server| Wikipedia: Firefly Media Server]]
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* [http://www.fireflymediaserver.org/ Firefly Media Server website]
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* [http://www.mt-daapd.org/ mt-daapd website]
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Latest revision as of 00:22, 6 February 2011

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Firefly Media Server (formerly mt-daapd) is an open-source media server (or daemon) for the Roku SoundBridge and iTunes. It serves media files using Roku Server Protocol (RSP) and Digital Audio Access Protocol (DAAP).

Its features include:

Firefly

Firefly Media Server was formerly known as mt-daapd. It was renamed when it adopted new features such as support for RSP and support for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. The instructions for Firefly will involve compiling from the SVN version. This version has a somewhat better web interface than the lastest stable release of mt-daapd (0.2.4.1) and a few additional enhancements.

PowerPC

Openlink

Firefly Openlink

FreeLink

Firefly Freelink

MIPSel

Openlink

Firefly Openlink

FreeLink

Firefly Freelink

ARM9

Telnet Enabled Firmware

Firefly on StockFirmware

FreeLink

Firefly Freelink

General Info

  • Playlists should be in UTF-8 to avoid problems with special characters in file names (e.g. german umlauts). In WinAMP save as M3U8 then rename to M3U. Otherwise recode with a text editor or Linux's recode command.

mt-daapd

These instructions point to precompiled binaries for the PowerPC linkstations of the lastest stable release of mt-daapd (0.2.4.1) as well as instructions on how to compile the latest stable release of mt-daapd (0.2.4.1) from source code.

PowerPC

Macintosh related configuration: Serving iTunes contents with mt-daapd

MIPSel

Macintosh related configuration: Serving iTunes contents with mt-daapd

External links