iTunes / Airplay issues – FIXED

“It just works”, they said. “Except when it doesn’t” they didn’t say. What follows is a bit of a rambling post about random playback issues I’ve experienced when using iTunes to stream music to an Airplay. Simply put, for no reason I can fathom, iTunes playback across Airplay will stop. The track is still playing in iTunes but there is no sound passed to Airplay. Searching for this issue has helped me narrow it down to the problem being iTunes, beyond that I’m stuck. Read on for some lessons learned…

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Plumbed

I keep forgetting. I have conquered (partially) my fear of D.I.Y. A couple of nights ago I happened to check under the sink for something, and found that the plant tray which, luckily, sits under the sink was full of water. So the sink was leaking. I would have to fix it. I hate fixing things, I hate maintenance of things, don’t mind doing new things, but someone else can look after them (I’m part Resource Investigator, part Implementer). Undeterred I decide to tackle the problem, after all it’s probably just a minor problem. So I cleared out under the sink, got buckets, cloths, tools etc (Will I need a hammer? Ummm maybe?). I thought the problem was the joint …

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