Kolibre Vadelma 1.4

@jabbors jabbors released this Aug 6, 2016

Kolibre Vadelma is an embedded Linux digital talking book player for the Raspberry Pi-platform. It uses open source software, such as the Kolibre libraries, for reading DAISY books from offline sources and connecting to DAISY Online-services.

Kolibre Vadelma supports the established DAISY 2.02 and DAISY3 (beta support) standards and the required operations in the DAISY Online Delivery Protocol version 1.0.

Changelog v1.4

  • Console login fixed
  • Keyboard detection fixed
  • Support for windows-1252 encoding
  • Kernel updated to 4.1.21
  • Firmware updated (fixes to experimental audio driver)

Known issues v1.4

  • Background noise from audio output, RaspberryPi B+ and later. Can be fixed by enabling the experimental audio driver as described here.

Note: the image for RaspberryPi 3 also works for RaspberryPi 2

Troubleshooting and instructions on how to build, run and configure the player are available in the wiki https://github.com/kolibre/angstrom-manifest/wiki

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Kolibre Vadelma 1.3

@jabbors jabbors released this May 9, 2016 · 2 commits to vadelma since this release

Kolibre Vadelma is an embedded Linux digital talking book player for the Raspberry Pi platform. It uses open source software, such as the Kolibre libraries for reading Daisy books from offline sources or connecting to Daisy Online-services.

Kolibre Vadelma supports the established Daisy 2.02 and Daisy3 (beta support) standards and the basic functions in the DAISY Online Delivery protocol.

Changelog v1.3

  • Kernel updated to 4.1.18
  • Firmware updated (support for RaspberryPi 3)
  • Support wifi

Known issues v1.3

  • Background noise from audio output, RaspberryPi B+ and later
  • Daisy books with encoding windows-1252 do not work

Note: the image for RaspberryPi 3 also works for RaspberryPi 2

Troubleshooting and instructions on how to build, run and configure the player are available in the wiki https://github.com/kolibre/angstrom-manifest/wiki

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Kolibre Vadelma 1.2

@jabbors jabbors released this Feb 14, 2016 · 4 commits to vadelma since this release

Kolibre Vadelma is an embedded Linux digital talking book player for the Raspberry Pi platform. It uses open source software, such as the Kolibre libraries for reading Daisy books from offline sources or connecting to Daisy Online-services.

Kolibre Vadelma supports the established Daisy 2.02 and Daisy3 (beta support) standards and the basic functions in the DAISY Online Delivery protocol.

Changelog v1.2

  • Kernel updated to 3.18.11
  • Firmware updated (support for RaspberryPi 2)
  • Kolibre libraries updated
    • Support for Daisy3
    • Fix mp3 stereo playback in narrator
    • Fix bug with selecting language
    • Default to first found keyboard when user criteria not met

Known issues v1.2

  • Background noise from audio output, RaspberryPi B+ and RaspberryPi 2
  • Daisy books with encoding windows-1252 do not work

Troubleshooting and instructions on how to build, run and configure the player are available in the wiki https://github.com/kolibre/angstrom-manifest/wiki

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