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Newer Fork

Positive Comment by cultlogic
about Cog Jan 2017

Fork of the original project found here, under the same name.


Development Status

Positive Comment by shkm
about Cog Oct 2013

While the official build of Cog hasn't received any attention since 2011 — and, in fact, the latest binary on the site is from 2007 — there are still forks in active development. The most active fork appears to be Mamburu's, which was updated less than a day ago at the time of writing.

You'll have to compile it yourself, but it's little hassle and worth it. All I had to do was install ffmpeg through homebrew and open up the project in Xcode.


Cog is a superb small player for OS X which simply plays mu ...

Comment by RAndyVee
about Cog Jun 2011

Cog is a superb small player for OS X which simply plays music files from your file system. None of the library rubbish that iTunes enforces. A small but important detail is that Cog is controlled by the media keys on the Mac keyboard too!