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Siren is a text-based audio player for Unix-like operating systems. It supports Ogg Vorbis, MP3, FLAC, WavPack, WAVE, AIFF, and a few other file formats. Playback is possible through sndio, PulseAudio, ALSA, OSS, Sun audio, and libao.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  08 Jul 2013 13:07

    Release Notes: This release accommodates the build to flac 1.3.0.

    •  04 Jun 2013 20:58

      Release Notes: This release adds the ALSA output plug-in, adds the update-metadata command, fixes a buffer overflow in the format-string parser, fixes a mutex deadlock, and fixes various minor bugs.

      •  24 Oct 2012 16:36

        Release Notes: This release adds the WavPack input plug-in and the OSS and Sun output plug-ins, improves the configure script, and fixes various minor bugs.

        •  07 Jul 2012 14:40

          Release Notes: This release adds show-binding and show-option commands, a player-status-format option, and support for glob(3) pathname patterns and other improvements to the commandline parser, changes and extends the format-string syntax, and fixes various minor bugs.

          •  14 Jan 2012 18:25

            Release Notes: This is the first release.


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