Rhythmbox Plugin: Remuco

Published › October 13, 2011 0 Comments


Remuco is a duplex remote control system for Linux media players and mobile phones equipped with Bluetooth or WiFi.

With Remuco, you can remotely control your favorite media player. You can switch to the next, previous, or any other media within the current playlist, browse your media library and activate other playlists, rate your media, adjust volume, and more. On the mobile phone it displays information about the current media, including cover art.

Remuco can be used with Amarok, Audacious, Banshee, Exaile, MPD, MPlayer, Rhythmbox, Songbird, Totem, TVtime, VLC and XMMS2.


Control features available on clients:

  • Toggle playing, skip to next or previous track
  • Adjust volume
  • Seek forward and backward in current track
  • Rate currently played track
  • Toggle repeat mode
  • Toggle shuffle mode

Information shown on clients:

  • Playback state
  • Volume level
  • Playback progress
  • Art image related to currently played track
  • Artist, album, title, … of currently played track
  • Rating of currently played track
  • Repeat mode
  • Shuffle mode

Browsing features available on clients:

  • Browse the playlist and apply actions to playlist tracks
  • Browse the play queue and apply actions to queue tracks
  • Browse the media library and apply actions to lists and tracks within the media library
  • Search the media library media and apply actions to tracks in a search result

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