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h2. Summary

| Purpose | {excerpt}mpg321 is a command-line mp3 player. mpg321 is used for frontends, as an mp3 player and as an mp3 to wave file decoder.{excerpt} |
| Homepage \\ | [http://mpg321.sourceforge.net/] |
| Source Code Repository \\ | [http://sourceforge.net/projects/mpg321/files/] |
| License \\ | [GNU General Public License (GPL)|http://sourceforge.net/directory/license:osi-approved-open-source/gnu-general-public-license-gpl/]\\ |
| Debian Package | [http://packages.debian.org/sid/mpg321][http://packages.debian.org/stable/package] |


h2. Description

mpg321 is a very popular command-line mp3 player. mpg321 is used for frontends, as an mp3 player and as an mp3 to wave file decoder (primarily for use with CD-recording software.).

mpg321 is a project conceived and written by Joe Drew <[[email protected]|mailto:[email protected]]>. It uses code from the MAD distribution by Rob Leslie; XMMS; and plaympeg from the SMPEG distribution. mpg321 is licensed under the GNU General Public License version 2, as documented in the 'COPYING' file. It is now maintained by Nanakos Chrysostomos <[[email protected]|mailto:[email protected]]>

h2. User Experiences

Used in SCAPE solution [SO4 Audio mp3 to wav Migration and QA Workflow|http://wiki.opf-labs.org/display/SP/SO4+Audio+mp3+to+wav+Migration+and+QA+Workflow]