Intro to aRts
Performance tuning, sharing devices
There are several KDE music players with somewhat overlapping
feature sets, however, each is quite different in style.
Noatun is the default KDE music player. It features a highly
configurable interface, including several styles of playlist manager, and
many plugins to provide different GUIs, visualizations, and other
Noatun is part of the kdemultimedia package.
JuK is a media manager, playlist manager, and metadata tagger. It is a
highly efficient way to manage all your music files, make and maintain
playlists, and maintain the metadata tags in your music.
It is equally useful as your primary music player, or managing
playlists and files for use in another application.
JuK is part of the kdemultimedia package.
Kaboodle is a one shot player. That means, it will run, play a file,
and stop. Kaboodle is useful for instance if you want to quickly listen
to a single file without interupting your current playlist from another
Kaboodle is part of the kdemultimedia package.
amaroK is a popular third party application. You should be able to
find packages from your normal distribution source.
Most of the KDE based movie players such as
Kaffeine and kmplayer
also make useful music players.