X86 Hardware issues (WiFi, DAC, Disks, Boot etc.)

Or you just boot it from an usb stick or attach the sata disk via usb case. If i remember correctly, for some strange reason the boot from usb worked on the futro.

You could then use the internal m2 sata just for your music files.

maybe this workaround is worth a try.

On my Pc Windows 11 , after upgraded my volumio at 3th version i’ve had some troubles and i don’t like it.
I would downgrade at the last version of the 2th edition before the 3th (for windows)
Someone has a link?

I don’t know what you are talking about.
Volumio is an OS, not an application for windows.
There is nothing for windows.
But you can install it on your computer…

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You’re right, I meant the old version for PC and not for raspberry. Sorry

V2 support & maintenance ceased years ago.
Instead of asking for an old unsupported version, you would do yourself a bigger favor by explaining the issue, and when possible, add logfiles as explained here.

And add any other info requested from this post

I’ve installed Volumio 3.569 on my X86 pc. I bouth a Waveshare 8.8" screen no touch 480*1920 but
after connecting waveshare 8.8" to my pc via hdmi, no display plugin found in the user interface menu, so it’s impossible to use mymoniotr that remains black.
The screen normally starts under Windows 11, and during staarting of volumio the login screen appears…after i see only the backlight and no images.
Any idea,can someone help me?

there is no need for the plugin. The x86 image has already the needed drivers installed. Please enable HDMI under system.

ok, but in Sytem the Hdmi video output option is already enabled, but no image was on the screen.
if i turn off volumio,in the scrren with the word “volumio” normally appears on my screen…
When i turn on volumio on the screen remain only the initial screen of volumio login
and the gui is only possible by App Volumio on my phone or by webui on the browser…
help me…i don’t understand

I have a Wyse 3040 which was working fine until recently.
I could not remotely connect. I pluged it in a monitor at it seems it lost network. Both ethernet and wifi.
lspci can see the devices. It is very weird. I cannot post logs obviously.
lshw shows network as UNCLAIMED
inxi -Fxxxz shows the network adapter correctly

kernel version 5.10.188-volumio

any ideas? corrupted installation? should I try to reinstall?

as far as I know, there is no wifi on Dell Wyse 3040.
Did you try an update before this issue?

The wifi is a USB dongle which was working fine.
I believe I did try an update before that.

maybe a factory reset from command line could help?

yes, you can try

volumio updater factory

or before if you’re lucky

volumio updater testmode
volumio updater forceupdate

factory reset did not help. I think I have to reinstall.

I booted from a fresh USB all works fine… so it is not hardware issue… It is really weird.

volumio 3.569 installed on x86 box (dell wyse 5010) does not shut down.
not in the web ui or in terminal sudo shutdown -h now is working.
it stops at “target reached power-off” and the computer stucks there (only can be turned of with pushing power button 10 secs).

during shutdown there is also an annoying conflict with a stop job running for closing smb shares (1min30sec), which seems to be because wifi is already shut down when volumio tries to unmount smb.

this has nothing to do with the shutdown problem, which persists even when I unmount smb in terminal before sudo shutdown -h now.

any advice is apreciated i am dealing with this now for three days and can get it fixed.

Sorry for my bad english
thanks in advance
Peer

I moved your post to a more suitable place.
Please read the first post in this thread, as it is extremely difficult to respond otherwise. There are zillions of x86 configurations in the field, unlike an RPi or whatever other ARM board.

Yes, this an issue which I also noticed a long time ago, there is no solution for it yet afaik.
It does not happen all the time, but does while Volumio is indexing and the system is being shut down.
I’ll bring it up with the core devs, seen it on armv7 boards as well.

When starting, the Volumio logo does not appear, only as in the photo. Then immediately the second photo. (Lenovo ThinkPad 10)


Seems you did something that broke the installation, as it was working before. Guess you need to perform a factory reset.

And did you read the opening post?

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After a new install of 3.569 on a diffenren machine shutdown works as expected. So don’t bother with this one, sees to be a special topic with the hardware.
But the annoying stop job is still there and obviously it comes from the fact that network is closed before cifs can be unmount.
Is there a workaround that could avoid the 1:30 inwaiting time?
Thanks in advance
Greetings Peer