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View Poll Results: Audio Media Player Application of the Year
amaroK 25 11.79%
Audacious 23 10.85%
Banshee 4 1.89%
Clementine 26 12.26%
cmus 2 0.94%
DeaDBeef 4 1.89%
Exaile 0 0%
gmusicbrowser 0 0%
MOC 6 2.83%
MPD 10 4.72%
mpg123 1 0.47%
mpg321 0 0%
mplayer 11 5.19%
Pragha 3 1.42%
Qmmp 4 1.89%
Quod Libet 5 2.36%
RhythmBox 10 4.72%
Sayonara 1 0.47%
Sonata 1 0.47%
VLC 66 31.13%
XMMS 4 1.89%
XMMS2 1 0.47%
mpv 5 2.36%
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Old 01-03-2018, 11:50 AM   #1
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Audio Media Player Application of the Year


What's your preferred application to listen to audio?

--jeremy
 
Old 01-03-2018, 04:08 PM   #2
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I voted for amaroK, although I use Gnome so my day to day is RhythmBox, which I do like, but I wish it had some of the features amaroK has built in.
 
Old 01-03-2018, 04:54 PM   #3
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Clementine
 
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Old 01-03-2018, 06:19 PM   #4
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where's MPV?
 
Old 01-03-2018, 07:08 PM   #5
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Voted for Audacious although I also use VLC
 
Old 01-03-2018, 07:21 PM   #6
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mpv has been added.

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Old 01-04-2018, 04:06 PM   #7
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XMMS
 
Old 01-04-2018, 04:08 PM   #8
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Clementine without a doubt.
 
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Old 01-04-2018, 04:25 PM   #9
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VLC works well for playing both audio and video clips. Includes playlist support.
 
Old 01-04-2018, 09:49 PM   #10
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Voted Audacious. Works for me with the least fuss and recognizes song titles from my obscure and my non-English language CDs.

Also good: Clementine for when I want a few more features explicitly displayed, VLC when I want both video and music capabilities handy in one application.
 
Old 01-05-2018, 08:42 AM   #11
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All but xmms are too much resource unfriendly. As xmms is unmaintained, I wrote a slimmed-down version of it in perl using GStreamer libraries years ago stat I still use every day. I don't need no frigging moving bars or fetching images from websites. The info of what is playing is more than enough. And skins are so overrated. I chose xmms
 
Old 01-14-2018, 08:26 PM   #12
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(s)mplayer
 
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Old 01-24-2018, 04:12 AM   #13
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Voted Audacious. Works for me with the least fuss and recognizes song titles from my obscure and my non-English language CDs.
The same. Simple and effective.
 
Old 01-24-2018, 03:12 PM   #14
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For me it's also Audacious. It's got everything an audio player needs.
 
Old 02-01-2018, 01:34 PM   #15
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Voted for mpd, again. It's been working consistantly and flexibly using a fair few front-end controllers for years now. It can play and broadcast internet streams and works on any machine I've tried it on.
A bugger to set up but a pleasure to use.
 
  


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