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Old 02-17-2004, 10:31 PM   #1
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Anyone know of a Winamp type player with a libruary

Hi guys,

I'm trying to move across to linux but there a few things which I can not go without. I need a winamp type player with a media libruary or plug in type thing. I MUST be able to search as I have a extremely large music collection.

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open your terminal and type xmms
Old 02-17-2004, 10:44 PM   #3
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xmms for sure... it heven hsa cool lcd plugins available for it
Old 02-17-2004, 10:49 PM   #4
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maybe try something like DigitalDJ
although musicmatch sucks, it is now unavailable to linux ..
Old 02-17-2004, 10:52 PM   #5
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I have had a look at this one but it does not have allow u to set up a database of music like winamp 5. I wish to specify the directory and then seach a database with all id tags containing a given word.

Thx for the help but.

We posted at the same time. DigitalDJ looks great thx

Last edited by Wags; 02-17-2004 at 10:54 PM.
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Try juk (included in kde 3.2) or rhythmbox for gnome.


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