mpdas man page

mpdas — Music Player Daemon AudioScrobbler

Synopsis

mpdas [options]

Description

mpdas is a MPD AudioScrobbler client using libmpd to retrieve the song data from MPD and libcurl to post it to Last.fm.

Options

-c CONFIGFILE
Read configuration from file.
-d
Run detached from the controlling terminal.
-h
Display help.
-v
Display version.

Configuration

When mpdas starts it tries to read the configuration file $SYSCONFIGDIR/mpdasrc first, then the user configuration file ~/.mpdasrc. An example configuration file (mpdasrc.example) is usually provided with mpdas.

username = LASTFM USERNAME
Set your Last.fm username.
password = LASTFM PASSWORD
Set your Last.fm password (MD5 hashed!)
host = HOSTNAME
Set the hostname used by MPD.
mpdpassword = MPD PASSWORD
Set the password used by MPD.
port = MPD PORT
Set the port used by MPD.
runas = USERNAME
Changes the user mpdas runs as.
debug = (0|1)
Print out debug information.
service = SERVICE NAME
Will scrobble to Libre.fm if set to "librefm". Otherwise Last.fm is used (default).

Authors

mpdas was written by Henrik Friedrichsen <henrik@affekt.org>.

The manpage was written by Sebastian Mair <tuqs@core.ws>.

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