MusicLounge: Update MPD Database

 


# STEP14

 

# Congrats! MPD is installed and running!

# First Steps With Music Player Daemon

# it’s now time to update the tag db of MPD, we are using the client this time (mpc):
# type the following cmds to update the MPD database

  1. $ mpc update


# check the status to see if the update is done type:

  1. $ mpc status


# “Updating DB …” shouldn’t be in the status result (can take a while be patient, 1500 albums/19000 songs is about 10mn to be updated)

# loop with

  1. $ mpc status


# until the DB is updated

 


# STEP15

 

  1. $ mpc status


# play songs to check if everything is OKAY! đŸ˜‰

# use your MPD music player like MALP for Android
# select the correct ALSA audio output
# and to browse your library and enjoy your music!

Click the button NEXT below to continue with optional features like:

# – add a WEB Client to browse/play music from firefox, chrome, safari, edge, …
# – add IR remote control management
# – add DLNA (upnp) server/renderer
# – add Spotify connect
# – add Airplay renderer
# – Roon server/bridge
# – ALSA EQ

Browse your music library with MALP for Android