cmus is a ncurses based music player with support for remote control. It uses plugins to support a multitude of media formats and works with many audio systems.
emerge --ask media-sound/cmus
Set the password for remote control:
Set output plugin:
As a server
Start in a detached app-misc/screen session
screen -d -m cmus --listen 0.0.0.0
The default setting is to listen on port 3000
cmus-remote --server 127.0.0.1:3000 --passwd password
For some reason passing localhost to cmus-remote does not work.
We will be ably to enter commands from standard input such as:
player-next player-play player-pause
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