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Old 06-13-2008, 06:02 PM   #1
coldswitch
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How to use Amarok from another computer?


Hi all,

I have Ubuntu 8.04 and I have installed Amarok player (using MySQL backend), on another computer I use Putty, hoping to control Amarok running on Ubuntu. However, when I try "amarok -next" for example, I get error : ": cannot connect to X server"

After googling I found something about DCOP server but I couldn't find anything about setting that up and what about the needed perl scripts? Are they even needed?

Thanks in advance.
 
Old 06-13-2008, 06:31 PM   #2
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You can also try one of the many http server scripts for Amarok.
 
  


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