Linux Media Player Roundup – Part 1

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for
this link. ]

“There is a vast number of tools available for Linux that
provide the end user with access to a rich multimedia experience
that is both satisfying, but also useful. There are tools that play
audio files, cd’s, dvd’s, have fancy interfaces, or even work from
the console. Some have applications in DJ’ing, while others can be
used to create custom built media kiosks or stand alone media
players. But what are some of these programs and how can they
benefit you? Let’s look at each of them and what they offer for