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1 Features
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6 * Runs on Linux, Mac OS, FreeBSD, NetBSD, Solaris and probably other
7 Unixes
8 * Mp3, ogg/vorbis, ogg/speex, aac (m4a), wma and flac support
9 * Native Alsa, OSS, CoreAudio output support
10 * Support for ESD, Pulseaudio, AIX, Solaris, IRIX through libao
11 * Local or remote http, dccp and udp network audio streaming
12 * IPv6 support
13 * Forward error correction allows receivers to recover from packet losses
14 * Volume normalizer
15 * Stream grabbing at any point in the filter chain
16 * Stand-alone command line receiver/decoder/normalizer/player
17 * Stand-alone audio format handler utility
18 * Sophisticated audio file selector
19 * Small memory footprint
20 * Command line interface for easy scripting in high-level languages
21 * RSA user authentication
22 * Encrypted communications
23 * GPL licensed
24 * Written in C
25 * Well documented
26 * Complete API-Reference
27 * Easily extendible due to its modular design
28 * Curses-based gui
29 * Volume fader and alarm clock