Audacious is a fork of beep-media-player, which, in turn, is a fork of XMMS that supports Winamp skins and many codecs. Audacious allows you to extend its functionality with plugins and has other useful features like LIRC support.
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Audacious is an open source audio player. A descendant of
Installation into Linux Mint:
sudo apt-get install audacious audacious-plugins
Note that the versions of Audacious available in Linux Mint releases tend to be rather out of date. Web Upd8 maintains a PPA with newer versions for Linux Mint/Ubuntu users.
Installation latest version into Linux Mint:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install audacious audacious-plugins
After a default installation supports the following codecs: MP3; Ogg Vorbis/Theora; AAC and AAC+; FLAC; ALAC; Windows Media (WMA);WAVE.