mpg123 is a real time MPEG Audio Player for Layer 1,2 and Layer3. (MPEG 2.0 with Layer1/2 not heavily tested) Tested with Linux, FreeBSD, SunOS4.1.3, Solaris 2.5, HPUX 9.x and SGI Irix.
Plays Layer 3 in stereo on an AMD-486-120Mhz or (of course) a faster machine. (Just for info: mpg123 plays an average 128bps stream, with about 66% in full quality on my AMD 486-133MHz machine).
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· With the 1.14 series, in an attempt to better handle out-of-disk situations, the WAV writing code got changed and that broke writing of WAVs to standard output (raw data with a single WAV header in front). This shall work again with the current release.