Music On Console is a lightweight music player. It consists of 2 parts, a server (Moc) and the player/interface (Mocp). This is similar to mpd, but unlike mpd, Moc comes with a interface.
Sync and install with pacman:
# pacman -S moc
If you want to use Moc with OSS v4.1 go to that article.
To start moc:
This will start the server and interface. You will enter player interface. Some useful shortcuts to use mocp (case sensitive):
|Start playing a track||Enter|
|Pause track||Space or p|
|Play next track||n|
|Play previous track||b|
|Switch from playlist browsing to filesystem browsing (and vice versa)||tab|
|Add one track to the playlist||a|
|Add a folder recursively to playlist||A|
Increase volume 5% - . Decrease volume 5% - , Increase volume 1% - > Decrease volume 1% - < Change volume to 10% - meta + 1 Change volume to 20% - meta + 2 ect, ect...
Quit player - q
NOTE: To shut down the server:
$ mocp -x