[LAU] wanted:audio player

michael noble looplog at gmail.com
Sun Oct 17 05:05:17 UTC 2010

On Sun, Oct 17, 2010 at 5:39 AM,  <fons at kokkinizita.net> wrote:
> Hello all,
> for the N-th time I've been wasting my time trying to get
> alsaplayer to work on a new system. So I'm looking for
> another audo player with the following features:
> - Jack output, not autoconnecting.
> - Plays anything via libsndfile + mp3 + CDs.
> - Graphical interface but not dependent on Gnome or KDE.
> - High quality resampling when necessary.
> - No eye candy, 'equalisers', 'spectrum analysers' etc.
> - Bonus points if it handles multichannel files.
> So far I haven't found anything.
> Ciao,
> --
> FA
> There are three of them, and Alleline.


There was a player mentioned on the sursound list called Potamus (a
search for "Simple audioplayer for Ambisonics on Linux" will find the


I haven't tried it myself, but the person who posted it was using it
for ambisonic playback (though it needed a small modification to the
source for mulitchannel jack setup). I suspect, however, that you also
know of this player as the sursound poster mentioned your name.



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