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by three_jeeps
February 8th, 2019, 7:09 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: How to concurrently play music to audio port and stream?
Replies: 5
Views: 533

Re: How to concurrently play music to audio port and stream?

Thank you...that clears up one aspect. I currently have MPD running as a system service. How do I run two system services of MPD? An associated question: do I keep the same config file that has the two audio outputs specified? Using my client (e.g. ncmpcpp) how do I make a distinction what instantio...
by three_jeeps
February 8th, 2019, 5:46 am
Forum: Help
Topic: How to concurrently play music to audio port and stream?
Replies: 5
Views: 533

Re: How to concurrently play music to audio port and stream?

Yea, OK so I add two audio outputs to the config file. What is the use scenario? I launch mpd, connect to it with my client, play a track from the play list and....does the output go to BOTH outputs simultaneously? (if so, how do I know where it is streaming to?? Can mpd support two or more client s...
by three_jeeps
February 8th, 2019, 5:38 am
Forum: Help
Topic: how to install a newer version of mpd (and not break anything)
Replies: 3
Views: 428

Re: how to install a newer version of mpd (and not break anything)

Ummm, I need to stay with the current version of ubuntu. Is there a doc you could point me to that explains how to compile from source and subsequently install it? Among other things, I am concerned about dependencies with existing packages in my version of ubuntu. Alternatively, how do I do a backp...
by three_jeeps
February 8th, 2019, 5:32 am
Forum: Help
Topic: A question about music library structure and mpd
Replies: 2
Views: 505

A question about music library structure and mpd

I just ripped 100+ CDs using the ripper in dbpowerAmp. I created a top-level directory called Music, with 5 subfolders named for the 5 genres of music I have,. Using the default setting/tagging structure in dbPowerAmp, ripped the albums to the appropriate genre folder. I also included album cover ar...
by three_jeeps
February 8th, 2019, 5:15 am
Forum: Help
Topic: how to install a newer version of mpd (and not break anything)
Replies: 3
Views: 428

how to install a newer version of mpd (and not break anything)

I am running ubuntu server 16.04 LTS. I installed mpd using the aptitude package manager. After I installed it, I found it is ver 0.19. The current version is v 0.21 and I'd like to install it because of the bug fixes it has. I'd really not want to dnld it and compile it, etc. (idk how to check for ...
by three_jeeps
February 8th, 2019, 5:09 am
Forum: Help
Topic: How to concurrently play music to audio port and stream?
Replies: 5
Views: 533

How to concurrently play music to audio port and stream?

How can I configure mpd to play music through the audio port, and stream to a client on thenet? Can these two capabilities happen concurrently? What needs to be in place to enable streaming? e.g. which client? etc. I currently have mpd configure to play music through the speaker port on the PC. It (...