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Parole Media Player

Parole is a modern simple media player based on the GStreamer framework and written to fit well in the Xfce desktop. Parole features playback of local media files, DVD/CD and live streams.

Parole is extensible via plugins, for a complete how to write a plugin for Parole see the Plugins API documentation and the plugins directory which contains some useful examples.



Required packages

Parole depends on the following packages:

  • GTK >=3.20.0
  • GLib >=2.32.0
  • Gio 2.32 or above.
  • D-Bus >=0.60
  • DBus glib 0.70 or above.
  • GStreamer: base, video, interface and GStreamer X, version 1.0.0 or above.
  • libxfce4ui 4.11.0 or above.
  • libxfce4util 4.10.0 or above.

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Latest Release

  • parole 4.18.1 released (2023/11/30 17:40)


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