[xubuntu-users] [14.04 64Bit]-"gmusicbrowser":Toggle Pause With One Keyboard Key?
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Sat Oct 25 16:49:42 UTC 2014
On 10/25/2014 12:40 PM, Jesse Palser wrote:
> On 10/25/2014 12:07 PM, Jesse Palser wrote:
>> On 10/24/2014 11:06 PM, Fred Roller wrote:
>>> On 10/24/2014 06:33 PM, Jesse Palser wrote:
>>>> Running Xubuntu 14.04 L.T.S. 64Bit fully updated.
>>>> I am trying to toggle pause in "gmusicbrowser" with one single key.
>>>> Is the above possible?
>>> yes this is possible. If you are programing the play/pause media
>>> key or what to custom program your own keys. First read the man
>>> pages on gmusicbrowser
>>> man gmusicbrowser
>>> and you will find near the bottom the topic of this command
>>> CMD >~/.gmusicbrowser/gmusicbrowser.fifo
>>> you will be using the PlayPause command in the above. Next open the
>>> settings manager window in the "start" button bottom right trio of
>>> buttons far left button.
>>> All Settings ->(hardware)Keyboard->Application Shortcuts
>>> Click the Add button and type (cut and paste) the command:
>>> PlayPause >~/.gmusicbrowser/gmusicbrowser.fifo
>>> which should toggle the Play/Pause function. Click next and push
>>> the key you want assigned. In my personal case the play/pause media
>>> button shows as "XF86AudioPlay". Once you push the buttons your
>>> command will be listed and you can try it out. If you are concerned
>>> with impacting other programs the play/pause does work with the use
>>> a custom combo like ctrl+shft+p or something. HIH.
>>> - Fred
>>> "Only those who can see the invisible
>>> can accomplish the impossible." - Anonymous
>> I tried to do what you suggested, but I get an error message when
>> pressing the key?
>> Here is a screenshot:
>> Hope you can help me to fix this, thanks!
> Hi Again,
> I don't understand how to do this in terminal?:
> CMD >~/.gmusicbrowser/gmusicbrowser.fifo
> Any help would be appreciated...
OK, I did some Googl'ing and found the solution:
The command is: "gmusicbrowser -cmd PlayPause".
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