Pisound in mainline RPI kernel [Now available since 4.4.27 kernel version!]


#1

Hey guys, we’ve made the changes required to integrate pisound into Raspberry Pi kernel and submitted a pull request. https://github.com/raspberrypi/linux/pull/1684

It is functionally equivalent to the out-of-tree kernel module which is installed with the current installation instructions, but if you’d like to try it out anyway, you may find it here: https://github.com/BlokasLabs/linux/tree/giedrius/rpi-4-4.y-pisound and you may build it using instructions provided here: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/linux/kernel/building.md

Having it integrated into mainline kernel will allow us to get rid of the bulk of the steps that are currently necessary to get started.


#2

It’s done! Since kernel version 4.4.27 the pisound module will be available by default. We will simpliy the installation instructions on our page and wiki shortly!