Projects / cmus — C* Music Player

cmus — C* Music Player

cmus is a small, fast, and powerful console music player for Linux and *BSD. It supports almost all common file formats, SHOUTcast/Icecast streaming, and multiple output plugins. cmus features multiple media library views, a playqueue, a directory browser, powerful filters, and vi-style search and keybindings. It also features gapless playback, ReplayGain, Unicode support, and customizable color schemes.

Tags
Licenses
Operating Systems
Implementation

RSS Last announcement

GitHub migration 29 Dec 2012

Source code of cmus is now hosted on GitHub — https://github.com/cmus

Git pull URL is now https://github.com/cmus/cmus.git

Please update your...

RSS Recent releases

  •  08 Nov 2012 03:37

Release Notes: The main features in this release are CUE sheet support, cdio input plugin, support for WavPack correction files, and a new «zenburn» color scheme. Tab completion, tag parsing, and compilation handling have been improved.

  •  30 Nov 2011 22:24

Release Notes: This is a maintenance release; compared to 2.4.2, it mostly fixes several build and stability issues caused by external library changes. Everyone is encouraged to upgrade, as usual.

  •  24 Jul 2011 11:41

Release Notes: This maintenance release contains several important bug and build fixes; everyone is encouraged to upgrade.

  •  26 May 2011 21:08

Release Notes: Several crashes, misbehaviours, and build issues are fixed compared to 2.4.0. Everyone is encouraged to upgrade.

  •  24 Apr 2011 07:41

Release Notes: Compared to 2.3.x, cmus 2.4.0 features live filtering, mutt-like short filters, resume support, smarter string handling, long format options (including ones for bitrate/codec), HTTP proxy support, less CPU wakeups during playback, new RoarAudio output plugin, support for big-endian systems, and lots of different new audio sample formats.

RSS Recent comments

17 Mar 2008 09:21 tihirvon

Re: flac tags

> Flac reads tags just fine for me.

I mean "the flac plugin" of course :)

17 Mar 2008 09:19 tihirvon

Re: flac tags

> Not reading flac tags here. Using
> version 2.2.0-1 Ubuntu package. Is it
> just me?
>
> btw, this is a great program. I
> installed it on my server when I was
> upgrading my desktop and couldn't use
> Amarok. That was two weeks ago, and I
> haven't reinstalled Amarok yet :) Five
> stars!

Flac reads tags just fine for me. There was a compatibility issue with some versions of the flac library which I fixed. Try this snapshot:

cmus.tar.gz

17 Mar 2008 08:59 TeeAhr1 Thumbs up

I blogged it
Hey there, just wanted to let you know that you've been blogged! I just posted part 1 of what I hope will be a 2 or 3 part series on getting started with cmus. Check it out! (guerrillatech.wordpres...)

16 Mar 2008 15:25 TeeAhr1 Thumbs up

Re: flac tags
Durr... I mean ten stars! If it was out of five, it would be five stars! Yeah...

:)
-p.

16 Mar 2008 06:54 TeeAhr1 Thumbs up

flac tags
Not reading flac tags here. Using version 2.2.0-1 Ubuntu package. Is it just me?

btw, this is a great program. I installed it on my server when I was upgrading my desktop and couldn't use Amarok. That was two weeks ago, and I haven't reinstalled Amarok yet :) Five stars!

Screenshot

Project Spotlight

License4J

A Java library and applications for software licensing.

Screenshot

Project Spotlight

Multi-OTP

A PHP class to authenticate and manage OTP user tokens for strong authentication.