Install command:
brew install audacious

Lightweight and versatile audio player

License: BSD-2-Clause

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/audacious.json

Formula code: audacious.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
big sur
Intel sonoma
big sur
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 4.3.1
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

faad2 2.11.1 ISO AAC audio decoder
ffmpeg 6.0 Play, record, convert, and stream audio and video
flac 1.4.3 Free lossless audio codec
fluid-synth 2.3.4 Real-time software synthesizer based on the SoundFont 2 specs
glib 2.78.1 Core application library for C
lame 3.100 High quality MPEG Audio Layer III (MP3) encoder
libbs2b 3.1.0 Bauer stereophonic-to-binaural DSP
libcue 2.3.0 Cue sheet parser library for C
libmodplug Library from the Modplug-XMMS project
libnotify 0.8.3 Library that sends desktop notifications to a notification daemon
libopenmpt 0.7.3 Software library to decode tracked music files
libsamplerate 0.2.2 Library for sample rate conversion of audio data
libsoxr 0.1.3 High quality, one-dimensional sample-rate conversion library
libvorbis 1.3.7 Vorbis General Audio Compression Codec
mpg123 1.32.3 MP3 player for Linux and UNIX
neon 0.32.5 HTTP and WebDAV client library with a C interface
opusfile 0.12 API for decoding and seeking in .opus files
qt 6.6.0 Cross-platform application and UI framework
sdl2 2.28.5 Low-level access to audio, keyboard, mouse, joystick, and graphics
wavpack 5.6.0 Hybrid lossless audio compression

Depends on when building from source:

gettext 0.22.4 GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
meson 1.3.0 Fast and user friendly build system
ninja 1.11.1 Small build system for use with gyp or CMake
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
audtool does not work due to a broken dbus implementation on macOS, so it is not built.
GTK+ GUI is not built by default as the Qt GUI has better integration with macOS, and the GTK GUI would take precedence if present.


Installs (30 days)
audacious 346
Installs on Request (30 days)
audacious 346
Build Errors (30 days)
audacious 1
Installs (90 days)
audacious 998
Installs on Request (90 days)
audacious 997
Installs (365 days)
audacious 2,626
Installs on Request (365 days)
audacious 2,625
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