Media Player Interfaces API Comparison

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Playback control

Playback control

Action

XMMS2

MPD

BMPx

Playback Start

playback_start

play

PlayCurrent

Playback Stop

playback_stop

stop

PlayStop

Playback Pause

playback_pause

pause

PlayPause

Playback Seek Milliseconds

playback_seek_ms

Playback Seek Seconds

seek/seekid

Seek

Playback Seek Samples

playback_seek_samples

Start playback of playlist item #

playlist_set_next &&
playback_tickle &&
playback_start

play

PlayTrack

Playlist control

Playlist control

Action

XMMS2

MPD

BMPx

Playlist Add URL

playlist_add

Playlist Add From Library

playlist_add_id

add/addid

Playlist Add Multiple

AddUriList

Playlist Add Recursive

playlist_radd

Playlist Remove

playlist_remove

delete

Playlist Remove Multiple

TracklistRemoveItems

Playlist Remove all with ID

deleteid

Playlist Save (to URL)

medialib_playlist_save_current &&
medialib_playlist_export

ExportTracklist?

Playlist Load (from URL)

medialib_playlist_import &&
medialib_playlist_load

(AddUriList)

Playlist Next

playlist_set_next_rel && playback_tickle

next

PlayNext

Playlist Previous

playlist_set_next_rel && playback_tickle

previous

PlayPrev

Playlist Set Next

playlist_set_next

Playlist Set Next Relative

playlist_set_next_rel

Playlist go to Next

playback_tickle

(implicit in next)

(implicit in PlayNext)

Playlist Clear

playlist_clear

clear

Playlist Insert URL

playlist_insert

(AddUriList)

Playlist Insert From Library

playlist_insert_id

Playlist List

playlist_list

playlistinfo/playlistid

Playlist Move

playlist_move

move/moveid

Playlist Shuffle (modifies playlist)

playlist_shuffle

shuffle

Playlist Shuffle (play in shuffle order)

random

ShuffleSet/ShuffleGet

Playlist Sort

playlist_sort

Playlist Diff

plchanges

Playlist Swap

swap/swapid

Playlist Repeat All

configval_set

repeat

Playlist Repeat One

configval_set

Current information

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
Info Playtime playback_playtime status
Info Playback Status playback_status status SendStatus?
Info Current ID playback_current_id currentsong
Info Playlist Position playlist_current_pos status
Info Current Song medialib_get_info(playback_current_id) currentsong

Configuration control

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
Config Property Get configval_get
Config Property Set configval_set
Config Property List configval_list
Config Property Register configval_register

Library control

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
Library Add Entry (URL) medialib_add_entry
Library Add To Playlist (query) medialib_add_to_playlist
Library Get ID (of URL) medialib_get_id
Library Get Info (of ID) medialib_get_info
Library Import Metadata medialib_path_import (implicit in starting MPD)
Library Export Playlist medialib_playlist_export save
Library Import Playlist medialib_playlist_import
Library Load Playlist medialib_playlist_load load
Library Save Current Playlist medialib_playlist_save_current save
Library Remove Playlist medialib_playlist_remove rm
Library List Playlists medialib_playlists_list lsinfo (returns info about dirs as well)
Library Rehash medialib_rehash update
Library Query medialib_select
Library Find medialib_select find/search
Library List Key Values of Type medialib_select (depends on query) list
Library List All Files listall (recursive)
Library List All Files with Info listallinfo (recursive)

Session control

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
Connect connect (socket connection sufficient)
Connect with Password connect password
Ping ping
Daemon quit quit kill
End Session close

Signals

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
Signal Config Property Change broadcast_configval_changed
Signal Library Entry Change broadcast_medialib_entry_changed
Signal Playlist Loaded from Library broadcast_medialib_playlist_loaded
Signal Current Stream ID broadcast_playback_current_id
Signal Playback Status Change broadcast_playback_status
Signal Playlist Change broadcast_playlist_changed
Signal Playlist Position Change broadcast_playlist_current_pos
Signal Playtime signal_playback_playtime
Signal Visualisation signal_visualisation_data

I/O control

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
IO Loop loop
IO Exit Loop exit_loop
IO In ioin
IO Out ioout
IO Get FD get_fd

Output control

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
Output Disable disableoutput
Output Enable enableoutput
Mute (Output enable/disable toggle)
Output Info outputs
Output Crossfade crossfade
Output Set Volume playback_volume_set setvol
Output Get Volume playback_volume_get status

Binary data storage

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
Data Store bindata_store
Data Remove bindata_remove
Data Get bindata_retrieve

Other

Action XMMS2 MPD BMPx
Plugin List plugin_list
Clear Error clearerror
Commandlist commands
Denied Commandlist notcommands
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