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Pianobar in Vector Linux STD Gold 7
« on: September 09, 2012, 05:58:55 am »
Pianobar is a cli terminal only radio streaming music player that plays your Pandora radio Stations
through the terminal instead of through your browsser. It is very light on resources and is
a very small package to install. You will need a pandora radio account or lastfm account to use pianobar.

If you live overseas because pandora radio is only a USA radio only station. You can use pianobar
to access LastFM instead.

Just download the painobar package from this thread that hata_ph provided for me to /home

right click on downloaded .txz and pick install package and let it do it's thing.

PS: You need to install json-c-0.9 as a dependency for can install it via gslapt..

After install. Just type in terminal as user (no need to be root)

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harry@biker:~$ pianobar
Welcome to pianobar (2012.05.06)! Press ? for a list of commands.
[?] Email: (your email address goes here)
[?] Password:
(i) Login... Ok.
(i) Get stations... Ok.
0)     AC/DC Radio
1)     Audioslave Radio
2)     Avenged Sevenfold Radio
3)     Buckcherry Radio
4)     Charlie Sexton Radio
5)     Chris Rea Radio
6)     Depeche Mode Radio
7) q   Evanescence Radio
8)     Faith No More Radio
9)     Funkadelic Radio
10)     Gary Numan/Tubeway Army Radio
11)     Gorillaz Radio
12)     Hoobastank Radio
13)     Les Claypool Radio
14)     Little Feat Radio
15)     Marilyn Manson Radio
16)     Nickelback Radio
17) q   Nine Inch Nails Radio
18)     Puddle Of Mudd Radio
19)  Q  QuickMix
20)     Savoy Brown Radio
21)     Seether Radio
22)     Stevie Ray Vaughan Radio
23)     The Black Keys Radio
24)     The Cult Radio
25)     The Fabulous Thunderbirds Radio
26)     Thin Lizzy Radio
27)     Thousand Foot Krutch Radio
28)     ZZ Top Radio
[?] Select station:

type in the number for select station and hit enter key and start listening to your music station. You are done.

« Last Edit: September 10, 2012, 11:44:23 am by rokytnji »


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Re: Pianobar in Vector Linux STD Gold 7
« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2012, 09:00:32 pm »

thanks for the howto :)