|Rachel Lambda Samuelsson 6361404f6d|
mpdart is a simple X application that displays the album art of the
currently playing mpd song and lets you toggle play pause. It spends
almost all of it’s time idle and only uses
0.1% of my RAM
0.0% of my CPU according to top.
C compiler make libX11 libmpdclient libim2 pkg-config # optional build time dependency
./configure.sh make make install # supports PREFIX and DESTDIR
There are four flags:
mpdart -d musicdir -h host -p port -t timeout # timeout is milliseconds
Though all but -d have default values:
mpdart -d ~/music
These options can also be configured in the enviorment variables
To make these changes persistent, export them in your
Once mpdart is running you can left click the window to toggle mpd’s pause/play or right click it to close it.
If you like github you can contribute by sending in a pull request at https://github.com/depsterr/mpdart
If you don’t like github you can contribute by emailing me at depsterr at protonmail dot com with the output of
after you’ve commited your changes to your local tree.
Big thanks to my friend wooosh for helping me debug and develop this :)