wiki:GajimAndMusicPlayer

You want your status message to be updated according to the music you're listening to? Thanks to D-Bus and gajim-remote it's possible.

Here are some pages that can help you depending on the music player you use:

  • Amarok

NOTE: Gajim 0.12 will speak directly to Amarok via the MPRIS D-Bus API!

see GajimAmarokNowPlaying

  • Audacious

NOTE: Gajim 0.12 will speak directly to Audacious via the MPRIS D-Bus API!

see this page

  • Banshee

Gajim 0.12 will speak directly to Banshee via D-Bus API!

  • BMPx

Supported via the MPRIS D-Bus API in Gajim 0.12.

  • Decibel Audio Player

Built-in support for Gajim

  • Exaile

NOTE: Exaile 0.3 will have a MPRIS D-Bus Plugin!

see this page

  • gmusicbrowser

see this page

  • Mesk Audio Player

see this page

  • Mpd (Music Player Daemon)

use mpDris.

old scripts: see GajimAndMpd

  • Moc (music on console)

use GajimAndMoc

  • Muine

Gajim 0.12 will speak directly to Muine via D-Bus API!

  • Quodlibet

in Gajim 0.12

  • Rhythmbox (>= 0.9.5) lacking D-Bus API support

NOTE: Gajim svn and 0.11 will speak directly to Rhythmbox via its D-Bus API, If Rhythmbox D-BUS API is disabled in your distribution, then you can use this script

  • Totem

Gajim 0.12 will speak directly to Totem via MPRIS D-Bus API if dbus plugin is installed in totem. See this page

  • VLC

Supported via the MPRIS D-Bus API in Gajim 0.12.

  • XMMS

see this page

  • XMMS2

NOTE: Gajim 0.12 will speak directly to XMMS2 via the MPRIS D-Bus API!

see this page, and if you have problems compiling it, see here

Last modified 4 years ago Last modified on Oct 7, 2012, 6:09:15 PM

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  • gajim-pep-play.sh (1.4 KB) - added by https://www.google.com/accounts/o8/id?id=AItOawnd3dbyVDmzPhZpYR_b1_AYEBq4ijxHaBk 6 years ago. A simple sh script which makes it easier to use User Tune (music track info over PEP) in Gajim, using gajim-remote.

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