Release Notes: This release supports more than 30 new formats and filters. The --ao[=DRIVER] option was added to write to the soundcard using the specified libao driver. Support for reading with libaudiofile and libsndfile was added. Support for (cable-free) CDDA playback was added. The --cddb option was added to read CDDB info from freedb.org. The --esd option was added to write to the soundcard using EsounD.
Release Notes: This is a slimmed down version, and all missing features will be revised and added release by release. It plays FLAC, MP3, Ogg, WAV, and raw files. ID3 tags are supported.