mp3blaster - Full-screen console mp3 and Ogg Vorbis player

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name mp3blaster
Package version 3.2.5
Package release 3ubuntu1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 668 B
Download size 200.46 KB
Official Mirror
mp3blaster is an interactive text-based mp3 and Ogg Vorbis player with
a number of unique features.  It supports multiple playlists allowing you
to divide tracks into albums allowing great flexibility with the play order.
Also included are nmixer, a simple mixer utility based on the same code as
the mixer used in mp3blaster and mp3tag, an id3 tag manipulation tool.
Starting with version 3.0pre8, mp3blaster supports the playback of Ogg
Vorbis encoded audio as well.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mp3blaster_3.2.5-3ubuntu1_i386.deb 3.2.5 i386 Ubuntu Universe
mp3blaster - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libncurses5 >= 5.5-5~
libsdl1.2debian >= 1.2.10-1
libsidplay1 -
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1
libtinfo5 >= 5.6+20070908
libvorbisfile3 >= 1.1.2


Type URL
Binary Package mp3blaster_3.2.5-3ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package mp3blaster

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install mp3blaster deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mp3blaster




2011-09-27 - Sebastian Stein <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.5-3ubuntu1) oneiric; urgency=low
* Add SDL output support (LP: #752091).
2010-06-02 - Jochen Friedrich <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format
* Bump Standards version to 3.8.4
2009-10-19 - Jochen Friedrich <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.5-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix lintian warnings
o Add README.source
o Fix build depends on debhelper
* Fix eglibc support (Closes: #551625). Thanks to Simon Olofsson
<> for the patch.
2009-09-02 - Jochen Friedrich <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Ack NMU
* New upstream release
o minor compilation fixes from freebsd ports maintainer Roman Bogorodskiy
o Fixed bug in buffering code when using SDL as audio output; this fixes
possible hickups in such cases.
o When changing back directories in the file browser, jump to the 
position in the file list the user came from.
o Reduced number of warnings using newer g++ versions
* Bump Standards version to 3.8.3
* Add Homepage to control
* Change build system to debhelper 7
2008-03-13 - Luk Claes <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.3-3.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS with GCC 4.3 (Closes: #417433).
2006-11-27 - Jochen Friedrich <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Disable USLEEP in play_list(). This change between 3.2.2 and 3.2.3
seems to be the cause for stuttering sound (Closes: #385738)
2006-11-24 - Jochen Friedrich <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix compiler options (Closes: #385738)
* Add patches for man pages (Closes: #302668, #302670)
* Update watch file for SourceForge support
2006-08-14 - Jochen Friedrich <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
o Fixed parallel build bug, make -j now works
o Fixed typos in CharsetMap documentation
o Implemented screen resizing (Closes: #142824)
o Fixed a race condition which caused 100% CPU consumption at the end of
each played song
* Bumped standards version to 3.7.2
* Add patch from Petr Salinger < to 
allow compiling under kfreebsd (Closes: #378999)
2006-04-20 - Jochen Friedrich <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version. mp3blaster is now on
* Converted to cdbs build system
2005-08-26 - Jochen Friedrich <>
mp3blaster (1:3.2.0-7) unstable; urgency=high
* Rebuild against the new libsidplay as part of the C++ ABI
transition (Closes: #324915). Urgency high because of simple
recompile. Thanks to Roger Leigh <>
* Bump up Standards Version to 3.6.2

See Also

Package Description
mp3burn_0.4.2-2_all.deb burn audio CDs directly from MP3, Ogg Vorbis, or FLAC files
mp3cd_1.27.0-2_all.deb Burns normalized audio CDs from lists of MP3s/WAVs/Oggs/FLACs
mp3check_0.8.3-2_amd64.deb tool to check mp3 files for consistency
mp3gain_1.5.2-r2-2_amd64.deb Lossless mp3 normalizer with statistical analysis
mp3info-gtk_0.8.5a-1_amd64.deb MP3 info viewer and ID3 1.x tag editor -- GTK+ version
mp3info_0.8.5a-1_amd64.deb An MP3 technical info viewer and ID3 1.x tag editor
mp3rename_0.6-9_amd64.deb Rename mp3 files based on id3tags
mp3report_1.0.2-3_all.deb Script to create an HTML report of MP3 files in a directory
mp3roaster_0.3.0-5_all.deb Perl hack for burning audio CDs out of MP3/OGG/FLAC/WAV files
mp3splt-gtk_0.7.1-0ubuntu3_amd64.deb GTK interface to split MP3 and Ogg Vorbis files without reencoding
mp3splt_2.4.1-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb command line interface to split MP3 and Ogg Vorbis files without reencoding
mp3val_0.1.8-1_amd64.deb program for MPEG audio stream validation
mp3wrap_0.5-3_amd64.deb Utility for MP3 wrapping (rolling multiple MP3s into one)
mp4h_1.3.1-6_amd64.deb Macro processor for HTML documents
mp4v2-utils_1.9.1+svn479~dfsg0-3_amd64.deb library to read, create, and modify mp4 files (frontends)