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Music Player Daemon client written in javascript.

A proxy running on a nodejs server provides the connection to the Music Play Daemon process. The Frontend is written using JQuery/JQuery Mobile/Backbone/Underscore. JavaScript optimization provided by Zazl ( A WebSocket is used to push status updates to the browser.


From npm

npm install mpdjs

From git

git clone 
(or download the zipped source from
cd mpdjs
npm install


node node_modules/mpdjs [http port] [MPD hostname] [MPD port] [javascript compression] [MPD password]


node node_modules/mpdjs 8080 localhost 6600 false mypass

Point browser to http://[host]:[http port]

iOS App

You can install a iOS based version of MPDjs from iTunes via