Otto2 is a new branch of the original project "Otto" by Jon Ferguson, an easy-to-use interface to all your music albums. You can choose songs or full albums, or let the program pick your music randomly. It supports many music formats, databases, and operating systems, and has an integrated user directory-based music reading, to keep your and your friends' music separate and labeled. It is made to be fully usable in a home or work environment. Otto2 was written to revive the project after Jon Ferguson stopped working on it for two years. It has more playing control, more music format support, and a faster and more expandable DBI database interaction than the previous incarnation.
released on 10 June 2002
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||11 March 2002|
Leaders and contributors
|Rodney Gordon II||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Required to use||Perl|
|Required to use||mpg321|
|Required to use||ogg123|
|Required to use||frames based web browser|
|Required to use||apache or any webserver which supports cgi; mod_perl|
|Required to use||MySQL (with the developer libraries and header files)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 May 2005.
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