cplay is a minimalist music player with a textual user interface
written in Python. It aims to provide a power-user-friendly interface
with simple filelist and playlist control.
Music players supported (one of the first two provides support for most formats):
Other optional components:
- reading metadata (tags):
- volume control:
pulseaudio-utils, specifically the
$ make install
$ cplay [-nrRv] [ file | dir | playlist ] ...
When in doubt, press
h for a friendly help page.
If you would like to change options passed to the actual players just
PLAYERS list at the end of the cplay script.
A playlist can contain URLs, but the playlist itself will have to be
local. For mpeg streaming,
splay is recommended.
It is also possible to pipe a playlist to
cplay, as stdin will be
reopened on startup unless it is attached to a tty.
Remote control via