Handy Stuff
= DFM Operators Choice!

Audio/Stream Players

To listen to music and live streams

WinAmp295_Lite.exe Win WinAmp v2.95 (Lite) *1 Operators Choice! 708kb
Audion v3.02 Mac Audion v3.02; Combination of a Player, Recorder and Encoder 2.5Mb
xmms-1.2.11.tar.gz Linux X MultiMedia System v1.2.11 4.3Mb Pocket PC (2002), WM 2003 (SE) GS Player v2.25 561k Pocket PC (2002), WM 2003 (SE), WM 5.0, WM6 GS Player v2.28 286k
*1 = 2.95 is de best of the old WinAmp series. If you want a simple but perfect
Multimedia/Stream Player without unneeded extra's, grab this version.
It can be extended with plugins to do the same as newer versions.
Under Options (ALT+O) / Setup switch the new version checking OFF

Audio Recorders

Records "what u hear" to disk (analogue copy) Win Basic Audio Recorder *2 643kb
Operators Choice!
Win Audio Recorder with Scheduler/Timer *2 780kb
mp3DirectCut_v219.exe Win Audio Recorder & Lossless Editor; cut/normalise/fade/etc *2 301kb
Audion v3.02 Mac Audion v3.02; Player/Recorder/Encoder
same as above under Players
audacity-macosx-ppc-1.2.6a.dmg Mac Audio Recorder & Editor 4.1Mb
*2 = Also get this file (225k) and unzip that into your
Windows folder or in the application folder itself. This is the latest
free encoding engine for MP3 and needed with these applications.


Stream Rippers

Copies a stream to disk (digital copy) *3

StreamRipper_v32.2.6.exe Win Simple stand-alone StreamRipper GUI 818kb
StreamRipper_WinAmp_Plugin_v1.64.6.exe Win WinAmp 2.*/5.* StreamRipper Plugin or Stand Alone (also Console version incl.) 2.6Mb
StreamRipper_WinAmp_Plugin_v1.62.2.exe Win WinAmp 2.*/5.* StreamRipper Plugin 950kb Win StreamRipper (console) Commandline version
For advanced users!
StreamRipperX1.05.dmg Mac StreamRipperX; for OS X 364kb
StreamRipper-1.62.3.tar.gz Linux StreamRipper v1.62.3 1.3Mb
*3 = For ripping the DFM streams use following URL's:
HiSpeed/Stereo =
LoSpeed/Mono =

Encoders & Tools

Record to disk and/or stream to a server

Operators Choice!
Win M3W v3.3 - Very good & versatile Live Encoder*2 631kb
LadioCast v0.9.2
Operators Choice!
Mac LadioCast v0.9.2; Audio mixing and Icecast2 source client software for internet audio streaming
Mac OS X 10.5 or later
Audion v3.02 Mac Audion v3.02; Player/Recorder/Encoder
same as above under Players
Jack OS X Mac Connecting Audio (and MIDI) from any application to any application site
Soundflower Mac Inter-application Audio Routing Utility site

Handy Stuff

good to have around

Privoxy Several OS's Non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities site
Operators Choice!
Win Powerful and yet easy-to-use tool to edit metadata (ID3, Vorbis Comments and APE) of common audio formats (MP3, OGG, ACC, more)
Perfect to structure your Recordings/MP3 Archive
mp3DirectCut_v219.exe Win Audio Recorder & Lossless Editor; cut/normalise/fade/etc *2 301kb
Operators Choice!
Win DSclock - Nice configurable desktop clock with atomic time syncing. v1.5r
Perfect replacement for Windows clock/Time Sync service
Win FreeCountdownTimer - Great multi countdown/alerts program, all in 1 window. v3.1 2Mb Win Dims your screen after an inactivity period still allowing you to see what's happening. 381kb
DFM live streaming video (TV) is only in a test fase. As plain listener don't bother with
the video software. When we will do public experiments/casts it will be announced.

Experimental Video Tools

ment for DFM streaming video beta testers

NSV_Tools_02.exe Win NSV Tools v0.2; Live Video Capture/Encoding to disk or
to a stream server
246kb Win NSV Video viewer plug-in v1.02 for WinAmp 2.9* 79kb
nsvmoz_vp3_mp3.xpi Mozilla/Netscape browsers NSV plug-in v0.81 104kb
VLC Media Center
Operators Choice!
Win Mac Unix Linux Multimedia Player/Recorder/Server. Recognises various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, ...) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. link
NSV is natively supported by Winamp 5.* but people using the 2.9* version can
install the In_NSV Plugin in the Winamp plugin folder so they can view it too.
It's also possible to view NSV video without the use of any media player software
installed. Your browser must support Microsoft ActiveX or Netscape XPI architecture.