git– To clone repo (optional).
go– Required the compile the binary (Required, Make Dependency).
make– Build system (Optional, Make Dependency).
There are two ways to get salmon, you can either head to releases and download the latest binary
Compile the binary with the following commands:
git clone https://github.com/actualdankcoder/salmon cd salmon go mod tidy go build
Once the binary is compiled, you can uninstall all dependencies and add salmon.exe to your PATH variable.
Linux & MacOS:
Install Go and Make with your package manager and then run the following in the project directory:
git clone https://github.com/actualdankcoder/salmon
makefor a dynamically linked binary.
make staticfor a statically linked binary.
sudo make install
Note: If you don’t know the difference between dynamic & static linking then just use dynamic linker (
Ensure that salmon server is running before usage
- Install the salmon plugin to your favourite music player
- Head to http://localhost:8406 to verify if music data is being fetched
Pull requests are welcome. For major changes, please open an issue first to discuss what you would like to change.
Please make sure to update tests as appropriate.