splay - Sound player for MPEG-1,2 layer 1,2,3

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name: splay
Package version:
Package release: 13build1
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 160 B
Download size: 41.07 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
Based on maplay, this package decodes layer I, II, and III MPEG audio streams/files and plays them from the command line.



    Source package: splay

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/bin/splay
    • /usr/share/doc/splay/AUTHORS
    • /usr/share/doc/splay/README
    • /usr/share/doc/splay/README.Debian
    • /usr/share/doc/splay/README.LIB
    • /usr/share/doc/splay/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/splay/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/splay.1.gz


    2015-08-23 - Micah Gersten <micahg@ubuntu.com> splay ( wily; urgency=medium * No change rebuild for libtag1v5

    2012-06-13 - tony mancill <tmancill@debian.org> splay ( unstable; urgency=low [ John Hedges ] * Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format * Removes autoconf generated files in clean target * Converts to machine readable copyright (DEP5) [ tony mancill ] * Update to build with hardening flags. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3. * Bump debian/compat to 8.

    2011-12-12 - John Hedges <john@drystone.co.uk> splay ( unstable; urgency=low * Uses libtag1 instead of (debian) deprecated libid3 * Fixes uninitialised var bug in libs/fileplayer.cc * Adds dependency on oss-compat * Standards-version 3.9.2 * Corrects debian/control - indeed, splay won't play wavs (closes: #546065)

    2008-02-21 - John Hedges <john@drystone.co.uk> splay ( unstable; urgency=low * Resolved g++-4.3 compiler issues (closes: #461711) libs/soundinputstream.cc libs/httpinput.cc libs/mpegtoraw.cc libs/fileplayer.cc libs/mpegsound.h apps/common.cc apps/splay.cc

    2008-01-29 - John Hedges <john@drystone.co.uk> splay ( unstable; urgency=low * Fixed pre-iso c++ headers (closes: #461711) libs/soundinputstream.cc libs/httpinput.cc libs/mpegtoraw.cc libs/fileplayer.cc libs/mpegsound.h apps/xsplay.cc apps/functions.cc apps/common.cc apps/splay.cc * Fixed bug in frame header decode (libs/mpegtoraw.cc) that failed to identify 48KHz sample rate * Fixed bug in apps/splay.cc where tracks without id3 genre displayed usage info in place of genre with -vv(v) * Fixed all deprecated casts from string literal to char* * Standards-version 3.7.3 * New debian/compat replaces DH_COMPAT in debian/rules

    2007-04-10 - John Hedges <john@drystone.co.uk> splay ( unstable; urgency=low * debian/rules: Fixed build-arch build-indep rules (closes: #418357)

    2006-10-30 - John Hedges <john@drystone.co.uk> splay ( unstable; urgency=low * Man page corrections to apps/splay.1 (closes: #350353). Thanks to A Costa for supplying patch * Updated debhelper build-depends to >= 5 also DH_COMPAT in debian/rules * Updated FSF address in debian/copyright * Renamed debian/rules binary-arch target to binary-indep and added empty binary-arch target. (closes: #395772) * Removed build-stamp target and now touch build instead of build-stamp in the build target istelf * Standards-version 3.7.2

    2005-09-14 - John Hedges <john@drystone.co.uk> splay ( unstable; urgency=low * Fixes random shuffle bug (closes: #306983). Thanks to Samuel Thibault for supplying this patch. * Repaired typo in man page (closes: #312765). * Fixes dependency on outdated libid3 package, now depends on libid3-3.8.3c2 (closes: #328215).

    2004-08-14 - John Hedges <john@drystone.co.uk> splay ( unstable; urgency=low * Cleaned remains of xsplay from debian/* * Modified splay man page to reflect lack of xsplay * Modified -v[v[v]] option to splay manpage (closes: #174032) * Fleshed out debian/copyright * Standards-version 3.6.2 * Updated debian/rules to honour DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS and added support for DEB_{HOST,BUILD}_GNU_TYPE * Replaced debian/dirs with explicit dh_installdirs [file] * New maintainer (closes: #246971)

    2004-08-09 - Thomas Bushnell, BSG <tb@debian.org> splay ( unstable; urgency=low * QA Upload. * Set Architecture to any. Let's hope bug 71953 doesn't come back. (In four years, anything could have happened.) (Closes: #71953, #249400.) But if sparc build failures still exist after this, then the architecture list should be set to i386 alpha arm m68k powerpc amd64, and bug 71953 should be reopened (as wishlist).