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Emacs Multimedia System.

EMMS (a.k.a. Emacs Multimedia System) is an application to play multimedia files from Emacs using external players. It has simple, usable core functionality and a multitude of extensions which build on that core.



Emacs Lisp Package Archive

To install this package, run in Emacs:

M-x package-install RET emms RET

Selection from the FSF shop

Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

Introduction to the Command Line

An Introduction to Programming in Emacs Lisp, 3rd Edition

Helping the GNU Project and the Free Software Movement

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Related Projects

Extension or Plugin

This package can be used as an extension, plugin, or add-on to:



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Leaders and contributors

Yoni Rabkin maintainer
Pierre Neidhardt contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/emms
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emms-patches/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/emms/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://web.cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/emms/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/emms.git/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/emms/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/emms-help/

Software prerequisites

Required to useMedia player
Weak prerequisiteMedia metadata reader (such as ogginfo)

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