All I want to do is. . .

. . .install mpd, mpc, and ncmpcpp.


Contributors: anschwa
Updated: 10/10/15

Do these first:

  • Install Homebrew
    # In your Mac Terminal, run:
    $ ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL"
    # In your ~/.bashrc, ~/.bash_profile, or ~/.zshrc (for zsh users)
    # ...
    export PATH=/usr/local/bin:$PATH
    $ brew doctor
     [full instructions]
  • Install the latest Mac C and C++ compilers
    # Get the latest version of Xcode from the Mac App Store
    # Here:
    # Open Xcode, then press `Command + ,` to open preferences
    # Click `Downloads` at the top of the window
    # Then click `Install` next to `Command Line Tools`
     [full instructions]

First, update and refresh howebrew.

brew update

Install mpd, the music player daemon

brew install mpd

Install mpc, a command line music player client

brew install mpc

Instal ncmpcpp, a powerful yet lightweight mpd client

brew install ncmpcpp


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