Lyrion Media Server (LMS)

pCP Team 6 May 2024 pCP 9.0.0 Components

Lyrion Media Server (LMS) is the server software that powers networked audio players from Lyrion including Squeezebox, Radio, Boom, Receiver, Transporter and various third party hardware devices that use Squeezelite or Squeezeplay.

Lyrion Media Server (LMS) is Open Source Software written in Perl and it runs on pretty much any platform that Perl runs on, including Linux, Mac OSX, Solaris and Windows.

Lyrion Media Server (LMS) was previously known as Squeezebox Server, SqueezeCentre and SlimServer.


Lyrion Media Server (LMS) can be installed on piCorePlayer via the [LMS] page on the piCorePlayer web interface.


The default version of LMS will be 7.9.3. If you would like to move to 8.0.0. for example—see Upgrade Lyrion Media Server


Lyrion Media Server (LMS) is a server database application and needs to be shutdown properly:

  • Do not just pull the power plug.
  • Use [Main Page] > [Shutdown].

More information

The Software and Information is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation any implied warranties of condition, uninterrupted use, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.
Raspberry Pi is a trademark of the Raspberry Pi Foundation.