mpris-scrobbler is a minimalistic user daemon for submitting the current playing songs to any of the supported scrobbling services.
It can interact with any media-player that conforms to the MPRIS D-Bus Interface Specification.
mpris-scrobbler supported services are:
Music service associated with the Music Brainz audio fingerprinting service.
Open source variant of the original audioscrobbler.com service.
The evolution of the closed audioscrobbler.com service under the CBS umbrella.
- -h, --help
Print a short help message and version number and exit.
- -q, --quiet
Do not print any debugging messages.
- -v, -vv, -vvv, --verbose=[1..3]
Increase print verbosity to level:
1 Info messages.
2 Debug messages.
3 Tracing messages.
The default is to display only error and warning messages.
Upon receiving this signal the mpris-scrobbler daemon will try to cleanly exit.
The mpris-scrobbler daemon treats this signal the same as SIGTERM.
Reloads the credentials file, then reloads the current playing track if possible and submits it to the loaded services.
- $XDG_CONFIG_HOME, $XDG_DATA_HOME, $XDG_CACHE_HOME, $XDG_RUNTIME_DIR
The mpris-scrobbler daemon uses these variables in accordance to the XDG Base Directory specification to find its configuration and save its PID file.
1. MPRIS D-Bus Interface Specification
2. XDG Base Directory specification