DeaDBeeF
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DeaDBeeF's main window on Mac OS
Original author(s)Alexey Yakovenko
Initial releaseAugust 2009
Stable release
1.8.8[1] / 1 August 2021; 9 months ago (1 August 2021)
Repository
Written inC, C++, Objective-C, Assembly language
Operating systemUnix-like (Linux, *BSD, OpenSolaris), macOS, Android
Platformx86, x86-64, ARM
TypeAudio player
LicenseGPLv2, LGPLv2.1, zlib, various free and open-source software licenses (plugins)
Websitedeadbeef.sourceforge.net

DeaDBeeF is an audio player software available for Linux, Android and other Unix-like operating systems.[2][3] DeaDBeeF is free and open-source software, except on Android.

History

The player was first published in August 2009.[4] Its author cited dissatisfaction with existing music players under Linux as the main reason for writing DeaDBeeF. The name is a reference to magic number 0xDEADBEEF.

Characteristics

Among DeaDBeeF's functionalities are included:[5][6]

See also

References

  1. ^ https://github.com/DeaDBeeF-Player/deadbeef/releases/tag/1.8.8.
  2. ^ "Readers' Choice Awards 2014". Linux Journal. Retrieved 2017-10-16.
  3. ^ "4 Linux Music Players That Deserve Your Attention Now". MakeUseOf. Retrieved 2017-10-16.
  4. ^ "DeaDBeeF - The Ultimate Music Player". deadbeef.sourceforge.net. Retrieved 2017-10-16.
  5. ^ deadbeef | Free Audio & Video software downloads at SourceForge.net
  6. ^ "6 Of The Best Music Players for Ubuntu - OMG! Ubuntu!". OMG! Ubuntu!. 2017-01-10. Retrieved 2017-10-16.