Makes mplayer show file played through libnotify, 140 characters

r="readlink /proc/`pgrep -o mplayer`/fd/3";while [ -e "`$r`" ];do if [ "$f" = "`$r`" ];then sleep 1;else f="`$r`";notify-send " $f";fi;done
Will finish automagically when mplayer quits. Can be run from any directory. It seems to finish by it self rarely, probably because of some timing issue? There's probably a way around that which I can't think of right now
Sample Output
(in OSD): /home/aix/Music/Chrispin Glover - Clowny Clown Clown.flac

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By: aix
2012-02-26 06:49:16

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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