What happened to 'play' command line music player?

Ed Greshko Ed.Greshko at greshko.com
Fri Dec 27 00:37:21 UTC 2013

On 12/27/13 08:31, Edik Landaveri wrote:
> Please, can you tell me why I can't find the 'play' command line music player. It used to be on the   Fedora repositories 'till a few releases ago. Was it outdated & not developed anymore? I liked it because it just let me play my ogg files on the fly without even going to runlevel 5.
> If it's no longer developed? It's something similar? Not CMUS or higher end one, which allows you to build playlists and the like. My music is on ogg format so I just one a simple command line music player. Thanks a lot & Happy New Year.

It is still there in F20.

yum whatprovides /usr/bin/play

sox-14.4.1-4.fc20.x86_64 : A general purpose sound file conversion tool
Repo        : fedora
Matched from:
Filename    : /usr/bin/play

Getting tired of non-Fedora discussions and self-serving posts

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