Xulmus is a free add-on for the
music player, which makes it look and behave like the
editor and the CMus music player. It is a modal music player, as key
bindings differ according to which mode you are in. For example,
the same keys can select the next song while the song list has focus or
can scroll down an existing web page when a browser tab has focus. It
also adds commands for accessing most Songbird functionality — e.g.,
Xulmus was mostly written by Prathyush Thota but has found a few other contributors in the meanwhile. If you appreciate the work on Xulmus and want to encourage us working on it more, you can send us greetings, patches, or donations (thanks a lot to these people who already did):
If you prefer getting some nice products for your money, you can also support us by buying some cool merchandise like t-shirts or mugs.
Of course, as we believe in free, open source software, only support us financially if you really like Xulmus and the money doesn't hurt — otherwise just use it, recommend it, and like it :)
Warning: Xulmus is still alpha-software, so not all features will work yet.
While Xulmus offers already lots of cool features, we cannot and don't want to include every feature directly in the core. Therefore you can enhance the Xulmus experience by adding plugins which add new commands or mappings. Install these plugins by copying them to the ~/.xulmus/plugin/ directory (or %HOME%\xulmus\plugin on Windows) unless noted differently. If you have written a cool plugin which is useful to a wider audience, please submit it.
If you don't care about features but just use Xulmus for the sexy
looks, you can also theme that by using
You can install them by copying them to the
(%HOME%\xulmus\colors on Windows) and use it
Unexpected features - sometimes also called bugs - are listed in our issue tracker . If your issue is not yet listed there, you can: