I’ve written about my music setup on multiple occasions, and was pleasantly surprised by the ease of which I could control my remote MPD server today.
I’ve been running MPD on my personal computer for close to six years
now. As I was working on my office laptop today, I wanted to skip a
song, but had no easy access to my personal computer. Luckily, this was
easily solved by directing my office laptop MPD client (
vimpc) to my
$ export MPD_Host=lambdacomplex $ export MPD_PORT=6600