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Author:
Omar Polo <op@omarpolo.com>
Date:
Fri Jul 1 20:42:08 2022 UTC
Message:
update the examples in the readme
commit - 7731c8ffbe9868165d22f905cf07b677326beea6
commit + 23ae59970f29d0f5d4d43ca1c8393c1611ab6e6c
blob - 477c516f24407ae9de992047a1dc6a39701b1549
blob + 6e431d8f6f726c1ee48579620166eacad1ee2f66
--- README.md
+++ README.md
@@ -95,15 +95,25 @@ You can generate a list of executables from `$PATH` li
path=`echo $PATH | sed 's/:/ /g'`
{
- for i in $path; do
- ls -F $i | sed -n 's/\*$//p'
- done
-} | sort -f | /bin/sh -c "$(mymenu "$@")"
+ for p in $path; do
+ for f in "$p"/*; do
+ [ -x "$f" ] && echo "${f##*/}"
+ done
+ done
+} | sort -fu | /bin/sh -c "$(mymenu "$@")"
```
-You can, for example, select a song to play from the current queue (in mpd), with
+You can, for example, select a song to play from the current queue of [amused][amused]
```shell
+if song=$(amused show | mymenu -p "Song: " -A); then
+ amused jump "$song"
+fi
+```
+
+The same, but with mpd:
+
+```shell
fmt="%position% %artist% - %title%"
if song=$(mpc playlist -f "$fmt" | mymenu -p "Song: " -A -d " "); then
mpc play $(echo $song | sed "s/ .*$//")
@@ -112,3 +122,5 @@ fi
Of course you can as well use the `dmenu_path` and `dmenu_run` scripts
that (usually) comes with `dmenu`.
+
+[amused]: https://projects.omarpolo.com/amused.html
Omar Polo