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this contrib is not maitained anymore you should rather use Madsonic

Subsonic for SME Server

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The instructions on this page can be followed by a beginner.




Subsonic is a free, web-based media streamer, providing ubiquitous access to your music (See Use it to share your music with friends, or to listen to your own music while at work. You can stream to multiple players simultaneously, for instance to one player in your kitchen and another in your living room.

Subsonic is designed to handle very large music collections (hundreds of gigabytes). Although optimized for MP3 streaming, it works for any audio or video format that can stream over HTTP, for instance AAC and OGG. By using transcoder plug-ins, Subsonic supports on-the-fly conversion and streaming of virtually any audio format, including WMA, FLAC, APE, Musepack, WavPack and Shorten.


All dependancies are in smecontribs


This contrib is currently held in the smecontribs repository, so the following commands will install on your smeserver.

yum --enablerepo=smecontribs install smeserver-subsonic

You will then need to activate the database changes etc. The 'official' way is to perform

signal-event post-upgrade;  signal-event reboot

or signal-event conf-subsonic if you do not want to restart your computer do :

signal-event conf-subsonic

Go to the url http://sme-ip-or-domain/subsonic and do the administrative tasks asked (create the admin account, set the music folder, ...)


yum remove smeserver-subsonic subsonic


Please raise bugs under the SME-Contribs section in bugzilla and select the smeserver-subsonic component or use this link .