pidgin-musictracker is a plugin for Pidgin which displays the media currently playing in the status message for any protocol Pidgin supports custom statuses on.


To install it, open Terminal and write:

sudo conary update pidgin-musictracker=@fl:2-devel

Will be in all repo as soon it gets promoted.

it supports:

Amarok, Audacious†, Banshee, Exaile, Last.fm feed, Listen, MOC, MPD, Quod Libet, Rhythmbox, Songbird + DBusBird, SqueezeCenter, Vagalume, XMMS†, XMMS2 >=0.6
plus any player supporting the MPRIS DBus interface (Amarok2, BMPx, dragonplayer, QMMP >=0.3, VLC >0.9.0, etc.)

Also you can have custom music lines for each account you got for msn, jabber and so on….

Written by Tomas Forsman. Posted in Developing, Package Review

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Tomas Forsman

37 years old, living in Sweden. Foresight developer, mainly updates/adds applications for Foresight Linux repo.

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