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X Multimedia System (XMMS) is an audio player for Unix-like systems released under a free software license. [1]

46 relations: Advanced Audio Coding, Amiga, Audacious (software), Audio file format, C (programming language), C++, CDDB, Client–server model, Compact Disc Digital Audio, Cross-platform, Etree, FLAC, Fork (software development), Free software license, Freedb, GNU General Public License, GTK+, Icecast, JACK Audio Connection Kit, Media player (software), Monkey's Audio, Moving Picture Experts Group, MP3, Mp3PRO, Mpg123, Musepack, Music tracker, NCR Corporation, OpenMPT, Shorten (file format), SHOUTcast, Skin (computing), SlashNET, Source code, Speex, TTA (codec), Unix-like, Video file format, Vorbis, WAV, WavPack, Winamp, Windows Media Audio, X Window System, Xiph.Org Foundation, XMMS2.

Advanced Audio Coding

Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) is a proprietary audio coding standard for lossy digital audio compression.

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The Amiga is a family of personal computers introduced by Commodore in 1985.

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Audacious (software)

Audacious is a free and open source audio player with a focus on low resource use, high audio quality, and support for a wide range of audio formats.

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Audio file format

An audio file format is a file format for storing digital audio data on a computer system.

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C (programming language)

C (as in the letter ''c'') is a general-purpose, imperative computer programming language, supporting structured programming, lexical variable scope and recursion, while a static type system prevents many unintended operations.

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C++ ("see plus plus") is a general-purpose programming language.

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CDDB, short for Compact Disc Database, is a database for software applications to look up audio CD (compact disc) information over the Internet.

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Client–server model

The client–server model is a distributed application structure that partitions tasks or workloads between the providers of a resource or service, called servers, and service requesters, called clients.

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Compact Disc Digital Audio

Compact Disc Digital Audio (CDDA or CD-DA) is the standard format for audio compact discs.

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In computing, cross-platform software (also multi-platform software or platform-independent software) is computer software that is implemented on multiple computing platforms.

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etree, or electronic tree, is a music community created in the summer of 1998 for the online trading of live concerts.

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FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) is an audio coding format for lossless compression of digital audio, and is also the name of the free software project producing the FLAC tools, the reference software package that includes a codec implementation.

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Fork (software development)

In software engineering, a project fork happens when developers take a copy of source code from one software package and start independent development on it, creating a distinct and separate piece of software.

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Free software license

A free software license is a notice that grants the recipient of a piece of software extensive rights to modify and redistribute that software.

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freedb is a database of compact disc track listings, where all the content is under the GNU General Public License.

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GNU General Public License

The GNU General Public License (GNU GPL or GPL) is a widely used free software license, which guarantees end users the freedom to run, study, share and modify the software.

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GTK+ (formerly GIMP Toolkit) is a cross-platform widget toolkit for creating graphical user interfaces.

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Icecast is a streaming media project released as free software maintained by the Xiph.org Foundation.

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JACK Audio Connection Kit

JACK Audio Connection Kit (or JACK; a recursive acronym) is a professional sound server daemon that provides real-time, low-latency connections for both audio and MIDI data between applications that implement its API.

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Media player (software)

A media player is a computer program for playing multimedia files like videos, movies and music.

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Monkey's Audio

Monkey's Audio is an algorithm and file format for lossless audio data compression.

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Moving Picture Experts Group

The Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) is a working group of authorities that was formed by ISO and IEC to set standards for audio and video compression and transmission.

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MP3 (formally MPEG-1 Audio Layer III or MPEG-2 Audio Layer III) is an audio coding format for digital audio.

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mp3PRO is an unmaintained proprietary audio compression codec that combines the MP3 audio format with the spectral band replication (SBR) compression method.

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mpg123 is a free and open-source audio player.

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Musepack or MPC is an open source lossy audio codec, specifically optimized for transparent compression of stereo audio at bitrates of 160–180 (manual set allows bitrates up to 320) kbit/s.

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Music tracker

A music tracker (short version tracker) is a type of music sequencer software for creating music.

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NCR Corporation

The NCR Corporation (originally National Cash Register) is a company that makes self-service kiosks, point-of-sale terminals, automated teller machines, check processing systems, barcode scanners, and business consumables.

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OpenMPT is an open source audio module tracker for Windows (with an intended Wine-functionality for unixes).

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Shorten (file format)

Shorten (SHN) is a file format used for compressing audio data.

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SHOUTcast DNAS is cross-platform proprietary software for streaming media over the Internet.

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Skin (computing)

In computing, a skin (also known as visual styles in Windows XP) is a custom graphical appearance preset package achieved by the use of a graphical user interface (GUI) that can be applied to specific computer software, operating system, and websites to suit the purpose, topic, or tastes of different users.

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SlashNET is a medium-sized, independently operated Internet Relay Chat (IRC) network.

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Source code

In computing, source code is any collection of code, possibly with comments, written using a human-readable programming language, usually as plain text.

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Speex is an audio compression format specifically tuned for the reproduction of human speech and also a free software speech codec that may be used on VoIP applications and podcasts.

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TTA (codec)

True Audio (TTA) is a lossless compressor for multichannel 8, 16 and 24 bits audio data.

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A Unix-like (sometimes referred to as UN*X or *nix) operating system is one that behaves in a manner similar to a Unix system, while not necessarily conforming to or being certified to any version of the Single UNIX Specification.

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Video file format

A video file format is a type of file format for storing digital video data on a computer system.

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Vorbis is a free and open-source software project headed by the Xiph.Org Foundation.

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Waveform Audio File Format (WAVE, or more commonly known as WAV due to its filename extension - both pronounced "wave") (rarely, Audio for Windows) is a Microsoft and IBM audio file format standard for storing an audio bitstream on PCs.

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WavPack is a free and open-source lossless audio compression format.

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Winamp is a media player for Windows, macOS and Android, originally developed by Justin Frankel and Dmitry Boldyrev by their company Nullsoft, which they later sold to AOL in 1999 for $80 million.

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Windows Media Audio

Windows Media Audio (WMA) is the name of a series of audio codecs and their corresponding audio coding formats developed by Microsoft.

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X Window System

The X Window System (X11, or shortened to simply X) is a windowing system for bitmap displays, common on UNIX-like computer operating systems.

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Xiph.Org Foundation

Xiph.Org Foundation is a non-profit organization that produces free multimedia formats and software tools.

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XMMS2 (X-platform Music Multiplexing System 2) is a new generation of the XMMS audio player.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XMMS

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