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How do I create multiple players? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

You need to make sure each player has a separate DBus name like so:

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player1 = OMXPlayer(file1, dbusname='org.mpris.MediaPlayer2.omxplayer1') player2 = OMXPlayer(file2, dbusname='org.mpris.MediaPlayer2.omxplayer2')

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