rofi-mpd VS runit-services

Compare rofi-mpd vs runit-services and see what are their differences.


shell script for mpd that uses rofi to add songs, albums, playlist, jump to a song in the current playlist etc. (by fikriomar16)
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of runit-services. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-06-05.
  • Getting Pipewire to Work for You [The KISS Guide]
    2 projects | /r/voidlinux | 5 Jun 2023
    I did some digging and found this repository with some examples for runit scripts, but they needed a little bit of adjusting; specifically they make use of the deprecated pipewire-media-session. After adjusting them, I symlinked them in to my runsvdir and … still nothing! At this point, I almost decided to just go back to the shell script and let it go, but the next day I was picking at the problem again and found that the approach for per-user services as described in the void docs puts your user services into an environment that is isolated from your user session. You can take a look at the env of a process in htop, and if you look at any of your usual user-processes you'll probably see a long list of environment variables, but the user-level runsv process started by the system-level runit only knows about the variables you export in /etc/sv/runsvdir-your-username/run like HOME and USER. This effectively hamstrings services that need to run like other "normal" user processes.
  • Void Linux + GNOME = 🤎 ️ ️
    5 projects | | 30 Sep 2022
    git clone cd runit-services sudo mv psd /etc/sv/ sudo ln -s /etc/sv/psd /var/service/ sudo chmod +x etc/sv/psd/*

What are some alternatives?

When comparing rofi-mpd and runit-services you can also consider the following projects:

pipewire-debian - Upstream Version of pipewire, wireplumber, roc-toolkit & blueman for debian/ubuntu

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runit_sv_addons - Three short add-on scripts for runit "sv"

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kunst - Download and display album art or display embedded album art

dotfiles - My vim, zsh, tmux, and macOS dotfiles

mpa - MPC Scripts for listening to albums

archcraft - // Source : ISO