View Full Version : [ubuntu] Xmms Change song

August 27th, 2010, 08:17 AM
I have xmms installed under Ubuntu 10.04 and I was just wondering why xmms doesn't automatically change song when it has finished a song. I have to manually press next. Is there any settings I have to set to make xmms change automatically? I

August 28th, 2010, 12:29 AM

August 28th, 2010, 01:54 AM
If you click the PL button (playlist) you can open a directory, then choose "Add" and it will add all songs in that directory. It should cycle through all of the songs automatically, either in order or shuffle play depending on whether the shuffle button is pressed.

If you like minimalist players try mocp (sudo apt-get install moc).

August 28th, 2010, 06:13 AM
I figured it out. It had something to do with the ALSA plugin so i switched to OSS. I like xmms not because of its simplicity but because it has superior sound quality to any other media player i've used