About Radioplayer

The interface has been deliberatly kept simple so that it can be operated with your fingers rather than a stylus.

Play - starts mpc on the current playlist

Pause - stops mpc on the current playlist

Volume down - reduces volume

Volume up - increases volume

Mute - volume set to zero

Refresh - stops player, starts player again and refreshes the screen.

Exit - closes radioplayer interface but keeps mpc playing

Station Info

The station information is extracted from the output of

mpc status

Many stations use a common format of

Station name : Track name/information

The Station name is displayed on the first line of the display.

The Track name is displayed on the second line of the display.

If there is no track name a message of "No additional Info" is displayed.

This guide was first published on Aug 27, 2014. It was last updated on Nov 22, 2018. This page (About Radioplayer) was last updated on May 04, 2015.