PigeBox is a complete solution to record 24/7/365 a audio content, such a radio broadcast.

This project provides a bootable GNU/Linux system with all required software components to achieve the storage, the recording and the extraction of an audio content.


PigeBox is distributed (with the required hardware) by Tryphon, please visit the Tryphon PigeBox page for more details.

User feedback is welcome on the PigeBox UserVoice forum.


  • bootable Debian GNU/Linux
  • designed to use a read-only root fs (like a compact flash)
  • automatic network configuration (with dhcp and zeroconf support)
  • alsa recording via Alsa Backup
  • web frontend via Pige
  • supervision with munin


This project is released under GNU General public License 3 (see source:COPYING) by Tryphon.

The sources are available in a git repository :

git clone git://projects.tryphon.eu/pigebox