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What is mpdcron?

mpdcron is a cron like daemon for mpd. Features

  • mpdcron uses mpd's idle mode.
  • mpdcron calls hooks depending on the event.
  • mpdcron sets special environment variables to pass data to the hooks.


See the conf/ directory for information about how to configure mpdcron and its hooks. Requirements

mpdcron requires:

  • libdaemon-0.13 or newer.
  • libmpdclient-2.1 or newer.
  • glib-2.18 or newer.

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