Print timed lyrics from an LRC file for MPD's currently playing song
Net::MPD and a few core Perl packages. Expects to find lyrics named
Artist - Title.lrc in
~/.lyrics. An LRC file I made for Darkthrone's "To
Walk The Infernal Fields" from their 1993 album "Under a Funeral Moon" is
included for testing.
This could maybe be used with
libnotify or a similar desktop notification
tool to display lyrics in a corner as you work on other things. I've included a
simple Bash wrapper around
notify-send(1) which works for me.
You can install both with
make install. The default
You may prefer
$HOME/.local, like I do.
This code is not maintained. There are plans to repackage it as a Perl 5 module
unto itself, using Music::Lyrics::LRC. The latter module is
feature-complete and available on CPAN, but a version of
mpdlrc that actually
uses it has yet to be written.