Wieland Hoffmann

This is the end of the internet GitHub page of Wieland Hoffmann. You can find me at various places around the web, including GitHub, MusicBrainz and the Unix & Linux Stack Exchange.

Other than that, there's not much to see here at the moment, except for a short list of software I've written or contributed to. For a more complete list, check out my Open Hub profile.

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  • abzer is an application to submit data to the AcousticBrainz database.
  • dhis can be used to create a list of information (including cover art) for a users most listened to albums, as tracked by last.fm.
  • hgidr is an application that helps me keep track of TV shows I've seen by saving information about the last seen episode of each show.
  • lala is an IRC bot written in the Python programming language.
  • mplayer-autocmd provides per-file options and keybindings for the mpv media player.
  • pypi2pkgbuild is an application to semi-automatically create PKGBUILDs for packages from PyPI.
  • sagbescheid is a notification daemon for state changes in systemd units.
  • tox2travis creates a Travis CI configuration from a tox configuration.


  • enumerate_skip is a library that extends Pythons enumerate function with methods to adjust the count values returned while iterating over it.
  • ilmwetter is a Scrapy scraper for getting information about the weather in Ilmenau.
  • mpd_pydb allows accessing an MPD database via Python.
  • yatemplate is an Emacs library that uses YASnippet to provide file templates.


I'm a regular contributor to the MusicBrainz project, contributing both data and code.

So far, most of the code that I wrote for the project has been in one of the following projects:


Created: 2018-07-06 Fr 15:52