Music Player Daemon [MPD] - flexible, powerful, server-side application for playing music

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ncmpcpp lyrics retrieval no longer functioning

I use mpd (version: 0.16.2) in combination with ncmpcpp (version: 0.5.9) to organize and play my music, but for some time now (approx. one month) I can no longer retrieve lyrics, using the build in ...
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mpdboot and mpdtrace gives Alarm Clock as a result

I try to execute mpdboot -n 2 -f /home/user/mpd.hosts and then mpdtrace However, both of them gives strange result as Alarm clock Can somebody tell me what is wrong with that, please Thanks ...
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Location of installed mpich-mpd-bin

I had install mpich2 from Ubuntu repository by doing: (script 1) sudo apt-get install mpich2 I am glad that I found the default location for installed mpiexec, mpicc, mpif90, etc. Meanwhile, where ...
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mpd: Failed to read mixer for 'My ALSA Device': no such mixer control: PCM

I had mpd/mpc running on my Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS headless, X-less server. I decided to switch out the songs; I moved the old songs out of the /Music directory, moved the new songs in, and ran mpc ...
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I can't connect using ssh or mpd when on wireless network

My 13-04 works as expected when ethernet is connected, but when it's on wifi, I can't reach the machine from other machines on the network. My plan is to use it as a music player from android and ...
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Automatically connect headless server running pulseaudio and mpd to bluetooth sound system (Ubuntu 13.10)

I have a headless server that stores, among other things, my music collection. It runs mpd. Next to the server, I have a sound system (Sony BDV N7100) which can play back music connected to it via ...
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MPD on Ubuntu 12.04.2 Server

MPD working, clients showing running stream - but no sound. Alsa/pulse installed, i can see my audiocard with pactl stat. In alsamixer all unmuted (with M) and put to maximum. Any help appreciated. ...
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mpd httpd streaming not working

I have installed mpd and configured it to work flawlessly with gmpc locally. I also use mpdroid on my phone and I want to stream music from my library to the phone. The music control from mpdroid ...
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MPD to play music to single channel of my multi-channel card?

I installed an Ubuntu 12-04 LTS server for a special background music application of mine, where I am using the server with an Asus Xonar DS sound card. The installation is successful, the MPD is ...
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Is there a way to search an MPD library with the music lens?

I use MPD, along with the GUI client Sonata to play all my music. It works quite well, but none of my music shows up in the music lens (since I don't use Banshee or Rhythmbox, it's just empty). Has ...
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mpd listening on port 6600

I find on netstat that mpd is listening on port 6600. I play all my media files on VLC. I don't remember installing this, and its not in my startup applications. Is mpd even needed?
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Mpd wont update my library, using external drive?

using ncmpc++ ver 0.5.6 on ubuntu 12.04 <<- Epic AwesomeWM so thats why im using the terminal music playa! Anyway I edited the mpd.conf in /etc/mpd.conf under the music library I put ...
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mplayer can't play audio from cron while ncmpcpp is playing simultaneously

I have set up a script, which executes an mplayer command, in order to play audio in crontab. It will be executed in a special set time, but this script can not play audio when ncmpcpp (a front-end ...
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mpd conflicting with other applications — taking control of pulse?

Simple explanation If mpd is playing and sound attempts to play through another application, x, sound from x will not be output. If sound from another application, x, is playing and mpd then ...
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Flash Breaking Pulseaudio?

Since posting this question, it has been revealed that the problem was with mpd — not Flash. Here is the question I posted in an attempt to find a fix. Every time a Flash object with sound (such as a ...