Originally Published: Thursday, 23 September 1999 Author: Jeff Alami
Published to: Headline News/Multimedia and Games Page: 1/1 - [Std View]

XMMS 0.9.5 Released

Version 0.9.5 of the X MultiMedia System, a free multimedia player for Unix platforms, has been released today.

The X MultiMedia System, a Free Software project sponsored by 4Front Technologies, has released version 0.9.5. XMMS is a multimedia player for Unix platforms, and supports the OSS sound interface used by many Unix platforms including Linux. The look and feel of XMMS is based on the popular Winamp player for Windows systems.

Olle Hällnäs of the XMMS team has informed Linux.com of the new features of XMMS 0.9.5. These include:

Additionally, several new plugins for XMMS have been created in conjunction with the 0.9.5 release. These include the following plugins: As XMMS comes closer to version 1.0, many more features are in the works, including the possibility of recording features. XMMS is available under the GNU General Public License; source and binaries, as well as plugins, are available from the download page.