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You can now vote for your favorite products of 2006. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends February 18th.

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View Poll Results: Audio Media Player Application of the Year
XMMS 310 22.37%
amaroK 791 57.07%
GStreamer 24 1.73%
mpg123 12 0.87%
Zinf 2 0.14%
Rhythmbox 100 7.22%
juK 16 1.15%
Beep Media Player 22 1.59%
Audacious 70 5.05%
cmus 6 0.43%
Banshee 33 2.38%
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Old 01-04-2007, 11:45 PM   #61
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Originally Posted by apostate
You were going to vote for an AmaroK clone, but since it isn't available...XMMS??! Not AmaroK?
Yes, cause that's what I use. Exaile and XMMS. I'd use AmaroK if I didn't want to keep my Xubuntu slim and without any KDE apps. On a more powerful box, sure I'd give AmaroK another shot.
 
Old 01-05-2007, 01:49 AM   #62
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1 vote for amaroK - although it still has some problem with the collection after every upgrade
 
Old 01-05-2007, 02:19 AM   #63
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I would go for amarok since I got tired of xmms a long time ago. Amarok is most probably the best I have played w/ yet.
 
Old 01-05-2007, 04:34 AM   #64
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Audacious is kind of XMMS reborn, so I love it!
 
Old 01-05-2007, 09:34 AM   #65
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Question WOT no Banshee?

I really like Banshee, but I guess Amarok comes real close

Last edited by ghilly; 01-05-2007 at 09:35 AM. Reason: Spelling
 
Old 01-05-2007, 09:47 AM   #66
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Banshee is the bottom option on the list.

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Old 01-05-2007, 04:51 PM   #67
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Xfmedia should have been there. It's the Xfce media player. Quite nice and fast.
 
Old 01-05-2007, 04:55 PM   #68
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I use XMMS and since i don't know about other players i'll vote for xmms and i'll try the new ones this year
 
Old 01-06-2007, 09:42 AM   #69
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quodlibet

Since quodlibet isn't in the list, I'll go with Amarok...
 
Old 01-06-2007, 05:38 PM   #70
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Hello,

I use XMMS alot, but the program I have enjoyed the most is called mp3blaster. It is a ncurses program that will play mp3's and maybe wav (it has been hit or miss, mostly miss, with that format). It is small and very efficient at what it does.
 
Old 01-06-2007, 10:44 PM   #71
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amarok only one that i use
 
Old 01-07-2007, 06:29 AM   #72
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I voted for Amarok because it's big, has full optios but my computer works quite slow. I also use mocp Music on Console Player. It has quite goods ncurses interface.
http://moc.daper.net/
 
Old 01-08-2007, 11:18 AM   #73
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I voted for xmms. Enyoed mp3blaster a lot.
 
Old 01-08-2007, 11:31 AM   #74
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request for listen media player not falling through?
 
Old 01-09-2007, 11:10 AM   #75
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had to vote amarok, but Juk was a CLOSE second.
 
  


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