Ampache :: For the Love of Music Edit
Bug Reports: bugs.ampache.org/open
MPD Support: Version 3.3.x -188.8.131.52 supports Music Player Daemon using the MPD database or over the file method and requires maintenance of the MPD database. From version 3.3.2 the file method is not longer used by Ampache. The local MPD database is no longer required simplifying the interaction between Ampache and MPD.
Short Description: Ampache is a Web-based Audio file manager. It allows you to view, edit, and play your audio files via HTTP/HTTPQ/Mpd/Flash. It has support for downsampling transcoding, communal democratic playlists, artist, and album views, album art, random play, song play tracking, user themes, and remote catalogs using XML-RPC.
Supported Functionality: Ampache can Add/Delete/Clear playlists. Skip/Delete playlist items, Turn Random/Repeat on/off and Increase/Decrease the volume. Ampache can manage multiple MPD instances. Access to the MPD instances has three permission levels, Users who can add to the MPD playlist but not control it, managers who can control the different instances and then admins who can add or delete the MPD instances.
Setup Instructions You can find setup instructions on how to configure MPD for use with Ampache at ampache.org/wiki/localplay:mpd.
Author: Karl Vollmer