Mycroft / PiCroft is an open source voice assistant.

Hardware required

  • Raspberry Pi
  • Display (in my case 5″Display)
  • JBL GO Bluetooth Speaker
  • Keyboard for setup

PiCroft first setup

PiCroft Setup

Connect JBL Go Bluetooth speaker

Install Pulseaudio-module-bluetooth

sudo apt-get install pulseaudio-module-bluetooth

Setup for setting bluetooth connection every startup at: /sudo nano /etc/rc.local

# Connect Bluetooth Speaker JBL Go
printf "### Connect Bluetooth Speaker ###"
echo "power on \nagent on \ndefault-agent \nconnect XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX \nquit" | bluetoothctl

This file needs to be edited at to get audio output: sudo nano /etc/mycroft/mycroft.conf

  "play_wav_cmdline": "aplay %1",
  "play_mp3_cmdline": "mpg123 %1",

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