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class mpf.config_players.show_player.ShowPlayer(machine)

Bases: mpf.config_players.device_config_player.DeviceConfigPlayer

Plays, starts, stops, pauses, resumes or advances shows based on config.

Accessing the show_player in code

The show_player is available via self.machine.show_player.

Methods & Attributes

The show_player has the following methods & attributes available. Note that methods & attributes inherited from the base class are not included here.


Stop running shows from context.


Parse express config.

handle_subscription_change(value, settings, priority, context, key)

Handle subscriptions.

play(settings, context, calling_context, priority=0, **kwargs)

Play, start, stop, pause, resume or advance show based on config.