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How can I use spaces in my search query in ncmpc (window 5), when looking for a particular type of tag?

For example,


works. But,

artist:owl city

doesn't. I've tried thing like:

artist:'owl city'
artist:"owl city"
artist:owl\ city
artist:{owl city}

but none of that works.

Thank you

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Reason enough to install ncmpcpp... – jasonwryan Feb 26 '12 at 3:59
@jasonwryan: I tried it, but it seemed to use a lot more resources than ncmpc. – Aeon Feb 27 '12 at 18:30
up vote 2 down vote accepted

Looks like artist:owl%city does the trick.

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