Restrict access to Volumio

Sometimes you just don’t want everyone to have access to your Volumio interface. This very simple method will ask for a username/password:

Create a file in /var/www called login.php with

sudo nano /var/www/login.php

Insert the following text:

and save the file (Ctrl+X, Y, Enter)

Change the file /var/www/index.php

sudo nano /var/www/index.php

Change the following lines:

to:

The next time you start browsing to Volumio it will ask you for a username/password which in this case is music/player
(can be changed in the first line of the php code in login.php)