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GBEMOL(1) General Commands Manual GBEMOL(1)


gbemol — graphical frontend for the Music Player Daemon (MPD)


gbemol [-mclphf]


gbemol is a graphical frontend for the Music Player Daemon (MPD), written in C and using GTK+ toolkit. It allows one to use MPD with a user-friendly interface.

Features include an easy-to-use, tag-oriented library browser, a two mode playlist, cover art support (APIC tag only, for now), system tray icon docking, song, album and artist information

More info at project homepage:


Start minimized to tray
Start on full mode.
Start on compact mode
Start with library selected
Start with playlist selected
Help message


mpd (1)

Project homepage:


This manual page was written by Andrea Colangelo <> for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

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