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XBMC command line client

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xbmc-client is a XBMC command line client which control your XBMC instance throught JSON API.

pip install xbmc-client

Available options :

Usage: xbmc-client [options]

-h, --help show this help message and exit
-c CONFIG, --config=CONFIG
Configuration file. Default is located in
--host=HOST XBMC http host. Will override configuration.
--user=USER XBMC http user. Will override the configuration.
--password=PASSWORD XBMC http password. Will override the configuration.
--ping Send a ping
-p, --playpause Plays or pauses playback
-s, --stop Stops playback
--mute Mute
--unmute Unmute
--volume=VOLUME Set the volume to the given value
-n, --notify Sends a notification
Notification title
Notification message
--left Send 'Left' key
--right Send 'Right' key
--up Send 'Up' key
--down Send 'Down' key
--back Send 'Back' key
--info Send 'Info' key
--select Send 'Select' key
--sendtext=SENDTEXT Send a custom text input
--url=URL Play a URL
Open a youtube url
--window=WINDOW Open a custom window
--home Open the Home window
--weather Open the Weather window
--settings Open the Settings window
--videos Open the Videos window
--scan=SCAN Scan the given library. Set it to 'audio' or 'video'
--clean=CLEAN Clean the given library. Set it to 'audio' or 'video'
--addon=ADDON_ID Execute the given addon. Parameters not yet


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