It can play all the following files, as of 11/7/08.
- MPEG 1/2 movies (MPG files, VCDs, DVDs ...)
- MPEG 4 movies (DivX, XviD, H.264 ...)
- RealMedia and Windows Media movies.
- OggMedia streams
- Matroska streams
- Audio streams like : MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, WAV (AudioCD), AC3, DTS, MusePack (MPC), FLAC ...
- Network streams : WebRadio and WebTV through SHOUTcast.
- Watching analog TV and digital DVB
- Playing analog Radio streams.
- Playing files from your local network (LAN) through remote NFS, Samba (i.e. Windows) or UPnP shares.
This Linux distro shows just how flexible linux really is. With the creativy of the GeeXboX team and others like them, I'm sure the Linux and Open Source community will show us much more capable uses in the future.
Go download your copy of GeeXboX today! Have you tried GeexBox? Did you like it?