- C1. How do I set multiple directories as my root music directory?
- C2. Why don't clients work well with my 10,000+ song playlist?
- C3. Can MPD restore its playlist and start playing when it is restarted?
- C4. How do I make MPD secure?
- C5. Should I run MPD as root?
- C6. What are the various configuration parameters in the config file?
- C7. How to play an audio cdrom ?
- U1. I've added some new files to my music directory. How do I get MPD to add them to the DB?
- U2. How can I setup a web browser to automatically play streams in MPD when I click on a link?
- U3. Is there an equalizer for MPD?
- U4. Why isn't there support to store the MPD playlist in *SQL?
99% of your problems can be solved before you read this if you read the manual at 'man mpd' and investigating your logs.
- T1. I'm having issues with my sound device not having permissions, what do I do?
- T2. I'm having problems with skipping, and I'm using libao 0.8.3 or less.
- T3. I have enabled crossfading, Why do I hear no fading between songs?
- T4. Why is there a long delay before my songs start playing?
- T5. My MPD database has gotten corrupted. How do I fix it?
- T6. MPD will not show my new Metallica CD with the folder name '...and justice for all' / won't show my file .hotnew.mp3.
- T7. Why don't I see any of my new files or see the effect of some new config file settings after running `mpd --create-db`?
- T8. It sounds like MPD is not playing my music at the correct speed, what should I do?
- T9. Why does MPD use up so much CPU? By the way, I'm using ALSA/libao.
- T10 I installed MPD on a FreeBSD 5.x system, MPD is running, why can't I connect?
- T11. When I run MPD as root, the following error is generated: `can't create directory /root/.mcop`
- T12. Why does MPD crash while playing mod files?
- T13. Why doesn't my mp3 support gapless playback?
- T14. Why aren't filenames & directories being displayed correctly?
- T15. I'm getting the error output buffer size (2141999) is larger than the max (2097152) in my logs, what gives? (numbers may vary)
- T16. Why doesn't MPD play stream http://my.stream.url:8000/xxxx?
- T17. Why doesn't MPD show any of my music files or directories?
- T18. MPD's not working & the error log echos not being able to set the some format options for my sound card. What can I do?
- T19. Song x doesn't show up in my client after I've updated.
- T20. Directory y doesn't show up in my client after updating.
- T21. Why doesn't the database reflect changed ID3 tags after updating it?
- T22. Why does MPD only play part of my mp3?
- T23. When I start MPD I get the error: "Problems shmget'ing"