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Old 11-09-2007, 04:58 PM   #1
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CLI mp3 players

Hello. I'm looking for a fast/resource efficient mp3 player to be run under the command line. Preferably it should be ncurses based (or similar). I already know of CMus, and have recently heard of "MOC"; I don't need the overkill of MPD. Does anyone know of any others? (Pref. *still maintained* projects)
Old 11-09-2007, 05:04 PM   #2
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I see what you mean with "still being maintained", a lot seem to be abandoned.

Check this link:

The site used to be pretty up-to-date.

And of course there is mplayer.

Old 11-09-2007, 05:28 PM   #3
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mpd with ncmpc client will give you a low overhead player with an ncurses interface.

edit: oops, just noticed that you don't want mpd "overkill"? - oh, well, just uppin' my post count, I guess....


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Thanks for the suggestions!


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