You can run MPD-Box using command line mpd-box.

mpd-box start


To run as daemon.

mpd-box start --daemonize
mpd-box restart
mpd-box stop

As a service

You can run MPD-Box as a unix service. Copy mpd-box-daemon script to /etc/init.d directory.

sudo cp <mpd_box_path>/scripts/mpd-box-daemon /etc/init.d/mpd-box

You can now use service command line to controle mpd-box.

sudo service mpd-box start
sudo service mpd-box status
sudo service mpd-box restart
sudo service mpd-box stop

It will automatically start on system launch. Logs can be consulted in /var/log/mpd-box.log.