minimalistic music player
amused is a music player. It doesn't have any amazing functionalities built-in, on the contrary: it's quite minimal (a fancy word to say that it does very little.) It composes well, or aims to do so, with other tools thought.
The main feature is that audio decoding runs in a sandboxed process under
pledge("stdio recvfd audio"), at least on OpenBSD.
$ ftp https://ftp.omarpolo.com/amused-0.10.tar.gz $ tar xzf amused-0.10.tar.gz $ cd amused-0.10 $ ./configure $ make # make install
It needs the following dependencies installed:
From OpenBSD 7.1 onward is available via
is a simple TUI written in perl.
It shows the current status of amused, the song being played and an excerpt from the playlist.
It's not installed by default.
amused-monitor depends on
To read the documentation, run