Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > PowerPC Macs

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Aug 23, 2012, 12:01 PM   #1
TrailerTrish
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Winamp for Mac?

Is it at all possible to get a version of Winamp that will run on an old G4 MDD running Leopard? I've been trying for quite a while now and just run into one dead-end after another. Twocows was supposed to have it, and I downloaded the .sit file, which turned out to be a text file full of garbage.
TrailerTrish is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 12:06 PM   #2
simsaladimbamba
macrumors Core
 
simsaladimbamba's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: located
Does MacAmp Lite X work for you?
__________________
FREEdomly passports. Circumwent bürocrazy.
simsaladimbamba is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 12:11 PM   #3
Koodauw
macrumors 68040
 
Koodauw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Madison
The real question is: Does it really whip the llamas ass?
Koodauw is offline   2 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 12:34 PM   #4
TrailerTrish
Thread Starter
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Quote:
Originally Posted by Koodauw View Post
The real question is: Does it really whip the llamas ass?
Excuse me, but that one just went right over my head. I'm sure I'll be laughed at, but what does that mean?
TrailerTrish is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 12:35 PM   #5
simsaladimbamba
macrumors Core
 
simsaladimbamba's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: located
Quote:
Originally Posted by TrailerTrish View Post
Excuse me, but that one just went right over my head. I'm sure I'll be laughed at, but what does that mean?
__________________
FREEdomly passports. Circumwent bürocrazy.
simsaladimbamba is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 12:43 PM   #6
TrailerTrish
Thread Starter
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Quote:
Originally Posted by simsaladimbamba View Post
Does MacAmp Lite X work for you?
Hey! I got it! Wow! And it runs on my machine! This is truly groovy!

thankyouverymuch!!!!

----------

Quote:
Originally Posted by simsaladimbamba View Post
YouTube: video
Okaaaayyyyy..... I still don't get it. Why would anyone wish to visit physical damage on a llama in support of an MP3 player?

I must be a bit thick here, or something, but I cannot seem to make the connection between the llama and the software....
TrailerTrish is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 02:10 PM   #7
jbarley
macrumors 6502a
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Vancouver Island
Don't feel bad, you're not alone on this one.
jbarley is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 02:13 PM   #8
simsaladimbamba
macrumors Core
 
simsaladimbamba's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: located
Quote:
Originally Posted by TrailerTrish View Post

I must be a bit thick here, or something, but I cannot seem to make the connection between the llama and the software....
Another search revealed this:
Quote:

image above shows llama inside logo
Mike the Llama is the company's mascot; this is frequently referred to in promotional material (especially for Winamp) citing llamas. Frankel introduced the llama in Winamp's startup sound clip, inspired by the lyrics of Wesley Willis: "Winamp, it really whips the llama's ass!"[1]
from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nullsoft
__________________
FREEdomly passports. Circumwent bürocrazy.
simsaladimbamba is offline   1 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 08:49 PM   #9
Koodauw
macrumors 68040
 
Koodauw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Madison
Did none of you use Winamp back when it first came out? If you had you recognize the sound clip.
Koodauw is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 08:59 PM   #10
simsaladimbamba
macrumors Core
 
simsaladimbamba's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: located
Quote:
Originally Posted by Koodauw View Post
Did none of you use Winamp back when it first came out? If you had you recognize the sound clip.
I did use it, even played with the visualisations and was bummed, that iTunes was so restricted with that feature, but I eventually grew out of my viz phase (smoking weed is really fun with some extra viz) and didn't look back, though the past years iTunes has become quite a big pile of excrement, thus I wish, something simple as Winamp would exist. MacAmp is not that visually appealing though.

And I hadn't I searched for that video, I wouldn't have been reminded of that sound, which I haven't heard for almost a decade (Winamp version 2 was my last one, though I still remember version 5 and was confused, why there was no version 4.


EDIT:
And again, a www search brought me here. Man, I am bad at this, am I not?
__________________
FREEdomly passports. Circumwent bürocrazy.
simsaladimbamba is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > PowerPC Macs

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Migration assistant (Mac - Mac). New mac has mutiple drives, can't pick the right one Daftones MacBook Pro 4 Aug 29, 2013 09:32 AM
Linux and mac shared Data partition. (paragon extFS-mac, ntfs-mac, ntfs-3G ?) HiDeHo OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion 15 Jul 17, 2013 05:09 PM
Winamp on OS X t0m3k Mac Applications and Mac App Store 0 Aug 26, 2012 01:10 PM
This is the last straw. (Mac Pro with Lion won't play DVD-Rs burned on a Mac). StephenCampbell Mac Basics and Help 5 Jul 22, 2012 01:51 PM
Looking for a Media Player with Winamp Like functionality! StuMcBill Mac Applications and Mac App Store 2 Jul 13, 2012 10:21 PM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:39 PM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC