plait - command-line jukebox

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name plait
Package version 1.6.2
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 176 B
Download size 40.46 KB
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Plait (pronounced "play") is a command-line jukebox and music player
front end. It understands brief, easy to type queries that pick a
single song, mix queries that combine works from multiple artists,
stream queries that find Shoutcast radio streams, and everything in
A variety of filters are available to pick just the music you want
to hear. In order to actually play the music it finds, Plait
automatically hands off a play list to one of the supported
music players (or you can use it manually with any player that
supports .m3u playlists).


Package Version Architecture Repository
plait_1.6.2-1_all.deb 1.6.2 all Debian Main
plait - - -


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Binary Package plait_1.6.2-1_all.deb
Source Package plait

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install plait deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install plait




2009-12-30 - David Symons <>
plait (1.6.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release allowing removal of some packaging patches.
(Closes: #498651)
* Modified debian/rules to ensure .awk and .html files are non-executable.
* Added debian/README.source file to describe quilt usage.
* Added ${misc:Depends} to dependencies
* Bumped standards version to 3.8.3.
* Added a description to the patch.
* Modified copyright file to point to specific version of the GPL.
2008-08-31 - David Symons <>
plait (1.5.2-2) unstable; urgency=high
* Use mktemp for temporary files to prevent possible attack using
symlinks in /tmp. (Closes: #496381)
Thanks to Vincent Bernat for the patch.
2008-06-01 - David Symons <>
plait (1.5.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #484174)
* Patched the upstream manpages to be lintian clean.

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