An audio player which runs as a daemon and can be controlled by clients locally or remotely.

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pulse_output failed to play: suspended

I have mpd running as a system service and as user mpd. Since mpd is a system service and pulse audio is session-based, I have to stream music from mpd to the currently active pulse session daemon. ...
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How to get mpd to recognize music library?

I have arch running on my desktop and I'm trying to play music with mpd using ncmpcpp. They are both up and running, but the problem is when I open ncmpcpp it doesn't show my music. I copied the music ...
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Anyone know a dynamic lyric display application for mpd that works on Arch Linux?

I'm looking for a dynamic lyric display app, not like in sonata, static display in a tab, but dynamic ones, show corresponding lines as the music plays
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Audio quality issues with mpd

I have been using mpd for a long time now and absolutely love it. However, I recently added a few video files to the mpd database. Now I understand mpd won't play the video files, I don't want it to. ...
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Can MPD see a multiple-track mkv parts as individual song?

I use MPD and I control it with ncmpcpp ncurses client. ncmpcpp is “itunes-like”, it mean that it have a tree-column presentation Artist—Album—Song. So, for operas (for example The Magic Flute of ...
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'nc' using ~100% CPU when transferring a FIFO file

On the server which is always connected I’m using this in a crontab: @reboot nc -k -l 1337 < /tmp/fifo.fifo On the client which is not always on the network or switched on I’m using this ...
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Stop Kodi from starting its Pulseaudio instance

I have a computer (Intel NUC) wired to my hifi (jack) and my TV (HDMI). I have multiple softwares running on it: MPD and Kodi. I need to use Pulseaudio, because I sometime stream some audio from my ...
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mpd to remote dlna

I currently use an mpd with 4 configured outputs, wired to speakers in the ceilings as home-made "multiroom" audio system. I would like to add wireless speakers, e.g. one like this. The question is: ...
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mpd fails to start after upgrade to Jessie

I upgraded from Wheezy to Jessie and now my mpd won't start. The error I get is: /usr/bin/mpd: relocation error: /usr/bin/mpd: symbol mpd_directory_get_last_modified, version libmpdclient2 not ...
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MPD/MPC save absolute paths in playlist --> song filename?

I have a MPD (Music Player Daemon) Server and an MPC client to control the server. When i issue the command mpc playlist the output shows me the all the songs in the playlist. I think if the music ...
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After login Ncmpcpp shows empty library, have to restart mpd service manually

A year ago I found this great combination between ncmpcpp and mpd. I set my library with mpd and the ncmpcpp player. I am however facing an issue that is constantly reoccurring - every time I logout ...