Feature request for the ability to issues pause/play, next/previous, status commands through the command line.
This might seem a bit redundant because of the number of CLI MPD clients out there, but here's my use case.
I have one instance of Ario running on my laptop. I use my laptop at my house, office, and hacker space. All three of these locations have different MPD servers running on different addresses. In Ario I have 3 different profiles, one for each location. Additionally I have a local media library on my laptop through Banshee. Currently I have global hot key shortcuts for Banshee to play/pause, next, previous.
It would be great if I could replace the direct Banshee CLI commands I'm issuing for each hot key with a script. The script would check to see if I'm running Ario, poll Ario for a status on if it's connected to a server, if it is than issue the play/pause, next/previous command to Ario. If not than send those commands to Banshee.
I could script this with mpc, but would have to come up with some crafty ways of determining if I'm on a network with an MPD server, if Ario is connected, etc, without waiting for a connection time out to occur if the MPD server actually isn't there.
Also your client rocks! Thanks for making it. :)