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I started a new Project: piratio.

Piratio is basically a Raspberry Pi based WiFI Internet Radio. What makes it special is that it doesn’t use Raspbian but HypriotOS, which includes Docker.

So, why would someone build an Internet Radio with Docker support? Reason is that I recently discarded my Intel NUC, since I moved most of the Services it served into the Net. Only some IOT Hub stuff was left. Here Docker comes into play…

2nd reason: I want to see how good docker copes with non-network devices when it comes to containerisation ( IO pins, …)


test Rig

Here’s a small test rig to play a bit around. Basically, a: