xmms from ports uses Disk Writer Plugin for audio output?

Jeremy Huddleston jeremyhu at macports.org
Mon Jun 18 23:28:51 PDT 2012

xmms was old and barely maintained a decade ago.  I highly doubt there is an output plugin that will work out of the box.  You may need to setup esd (which itself is old and deprecated) and use the xmms esd plugin...


On Jun 18, 2012, at 9:57 PM, Jim Graham <spooky130u at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Jun 19, 2012 at 12:39:14AM -0400, Brandon Allbery wrote:
>> It's xmms's built-in output sink for use when it can't find a proper audio
>> driver.  Its use here suggests xmms's configure somehow failed to find a
>> working OS X audio driver library.
> That makes sense, except for this (see previous post with full error
> messages):
>   Your soundcard is configured properly
>   You have the correct output plugin selected
> Note that I did not configure the output plugin at all (nor would
> xmms let me when I tried to fix this).
> Just for grins, I just did a port uninstall xmms followed by re-doing the
> port install xmms.  No change at all...same errors.
> Later,
>   --jim
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