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[Question] com.jolla.mediaplayer usage.

asked 2014-06-19 02:11:53 +0300

updated 2014-07-24 10:10:20 +0300

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Tried to write simple app with 3 buttons to control music player. Reading the jolla-mediaplayer *.qml files found com.jolla.mediaplayer module, imported it, but app still have no influence on player.

Is it legal to use this module and how?

UPD: As I can see, com.jolla.mediaplayer doesn't allow to control mediaplayer, but allows to use it to play media in the app.
So, is there any way to control mediaplayer outside?

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answered 2014-06-19 12:09:07 +0300

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I am doing this in my SkippingStones app. However, my solution to this issue requires to patch /usr/lib/qt5/qml/com/jolla/mediaplayer/AudioPlayer.qml. What I did is to simply add some dbus adapter and interface such that it is possible to interact with a running mediaplayer instance via dbus. You can find my patch against AudioPlayer.qml in my SkippingStones repository: There you can also find examples on how I use this to interact with the mediaplayer. Please note, however, that the current version of this patch disables Bluetooth audio playback functionality.

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I know about you patch and I've contacted you via e-mail ~month ago. Still trying to make It work on me, but unsuccessfully.

Edit: Done, thank you for your work! I've used patch incorrectly.

Van-ess0 ( 2014-07-17 01:13:14 +0300 )edit
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