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rhythmbox v2.9x/v3.x GTK3 port of the original rhythmweb GTK2 plugin created previously for rhythmbox v0.1x
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GTK3 port of the original rhythmweb v0.1x GTK2 plugin - for Rhythmbox v2.96 and above

Original implementation by Michael Gratton Enhancements by Szymon Pacanowski, fossfreedom & Taylor Raack

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How to use:

  1. Extract the folder and its contents to ~/.local/share/rhythmbox/plugins

If using debian & ubuntu derivatives sudo apt-get install git

Rhythmbox 2.96 - 2.99.1

git clone
cd rhythmweb

Rhythmbox 3.0.1 and later

git clone
cd rhythmweb
./ --rb3

  1. Enable the rhythmweb plugin

  2. Launch your browser and browse to localhost:8000

N.B. you can change the port number (8000) in the plugin preferences


Tested Platforms

  • Android 4.2.2 / Google Chrome 27.0.1453.90
  • Ipod/IPad / Safari
  • Mac OS X 10.7.4 / Safari 6.0
  • Mac OS X 10.7.4 / Firefox 14.0.1
  • Mac OS X 10.7.4 / Chrome 21.0
  • Win XP SP3 / Firefox 6.0
  • Win XP SP3 / IE 8.0
  • Win XP SP3 / Chrome 21.0: Pass


  1. thank-you to dinoboy197 for various fix-ups and adding toggle-buttons
  2. thanks to for adding Android support
  3. thanks to Szymon Pacanowski for the major speed and other enhancements update
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