New add-on as of Core Update 126.

Shairport Sync is an AirPlay audio player – it plays audio streamed from Apple Music (iTunes), iOS, Apple TV and macOS devices. This includes AirPlay sources such as Quicktime Player.


Shairport can be installed with the Pakfire web interface or via the console:

pakfire install shairport


There is no web interface for this Addon. To run this add-on open the client console or terminal.

To obtain a list of possible options:

shairport-sync -h

The output is similar to this:

[root@ipfire ~]# shairport-sync -h
Usage: shairport-sync [options...]
  or:  shairport-sync [options...] -- [audio output-specific options]

  -h, --help              show this help.
  -d, --daemon            daemonise.
  -j, --justDaemoniseNoPIDFile            daemonise without a PID file.
  -V, --version           show version information.
  . . .
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Older Revisions • January 14 at 11:09 pm • Jon