Subject: Re: mp3 jukebox programs?
To: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
From: Herb Peyerl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/26/2002 20:09:01
David Brownlee <email@example.com> wrote:
> I picked audio/mserv, which can handle random play with
> people able to telnet in and rate songs so it can determine
> suitable play lists depending on who is connected.
> After some experimentation I've got it hooked to irman
> (audio/mserv_irman) to allow people to control the queue
> and rate songs with any random remote (each remote is tagged
> to an individual so the system can tell who is around),
> which works reasonably well in an office where viable music
> varies significantly depending on who is in :)
That looks better than what I was doing. I was using a Shark with the
NTSC out hooked to my TV, and gqmpeg as a front-end to mpg123. Then
using lirc programmed to my remote. It worked but was a second or
two between remote events and action on gqmpeg...