browser-playerctl

browser-playerctl

Implements the MPRIS2 interface for Chrome and Firefox

browser-playerctl
Stats
This extension was removed from Chrome Web Store on 2022-08-10
Users: 259
Rating: 5.00 (5)
Version: 0.2 (Last updated: 2019-05-26)
Creation date: 2019-05-26
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: High risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • nativeMessaging
Size: 140.29K
URLs: Website
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Summary

Installation Instructions: https://github.com/beingmohit/browser-playerctl

Control media playing in browser from command line, allowing you to map keyword shortcuts.

You can also fetch information of currently playing video/song and display in status bar for example.

Supported Sites:

YouTube YouTube Music Google Play Music Spotify Web Player More comming soon!

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User reviews
Only MPRIS extension that works properly with Google Play Music. Note that the chrome built-in MPRIS needs to be disabled for this extension to work. (go to chrome://flags and disable 'enable-media-session-service')
by Michael Ambrose Michael Ambrose, 2020-01-21

Works perfectly. I can control YouTube.com and even Floatplane.com with the play/pause button on my keyboard (after mapping that to 'playerctl play-pause') :-)
by Eric Siegel Eric Siegel, 2019-08-19

Works excellent on debian 9
by Илья Ким Илья Ким, 2019-03-13
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Safety
Risk impact

browser-playerctl may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

browser-playerctl may not be trust-worthy. Avoid installing if possible unless you really trust this publisher.

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