How to install PIzeroKaraoke

Quick Tutorial

 

  1. Setup your raspberry pi to boot to console.
  2. Follow the instructions form Raspberry PI site to setup nginx + php (https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/remote-access/web-server/nginx.md)
  3. Create a folder called songs in /home/pi/.  Songs should be stored in : /home/pi/songs/
  4. Download all the files from https://github.com/hcgonzalezpr/PIzeroKaraoke
  5. Copy cvlc.service to /etc/systemd/system/ and enable it by issuing sudo systemctl enable cvlc
  6. On /boot/config.txt change the framebuffer resolution to:  ( To improve performance on RPI1 and PIzero )
    framebuffer_width=288
    framebuffer_height=192
  7. copy the html folder to /var/www/
  8. Reboot and browse to your Raspberry IP, IP and if you have songs in the folder they should up and play when selected.