PipeWire 1.0.3
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AirPlay Sink

Creates a new Sink to stream to an Airplay device.

Normally this sink is automatically created with RAOP Discover with the right parameters but it is possible to manually create a RAOP sink as well.

Module Name


Module Options

Options specific to the behavior of this module

  • raop.ip: The ip address of the remote end.
  • raop.port: The port of the remote end.
  • raop.name: The name of the remote end.
  • raop.hostname: The hostname of the remote end.
  • raop.transport: The data transport to use, one of "udp" or "tcp". Defaults to "udp".
  • raop.encryption.type: The encryption type to use. One of "none", "RSA" or "auth_setup". Default is "none".
  • raop.audio.codec: The audio codec to use. Needs to be "PCM". Defaults to "PCM".
  • raop.password: The password to use.
  • stream.props = {}: properties to be passed to the sink stream

Options with well-known behavior.

Example configuration

context.modules = [
{ name = libpipewire-module-raop-sink
args = {
# Set the remote address to tunnel to
raop.ip = ""
raop.port = 8190
raop.name = "my-raop-device"
raop.hostname = "My Service"
#raop.transport = "udp"
raop.encryption.type = "RSA"
#raop.audio.codec = "PCM"
#raop.password = "****"
#audio.format = "S16"
#audio.rate = 44100
#audio.channels = 2
#audio.position = [ FL FR ]
stream.props = {
# extra sink properties

See also

RAOP Discover