Software update: Winamp 5.08d

A new version of the media player can be downloaded from the Winamp homepage. It concerns Winamp 5.08d and can be found in the Lite-full- and Pro versions be brought down. The latter is the shareware version of Winamp and can rip CDs and burn music to a writable compact disc. Earlier this month, Nullsoft released the 5.08c release. Given the minor update they have implemented, it has been decided not to start with a new industry. The Winamp 5.08d changelog looks like this, with the bugfix mentioned first being the only changes from this release:


  • Fixed playFile function in gen_ff.dll (Allows Modern skins to launch playback)
  • Created new eMusic bundles
  • Critical Security bug fixed in in_mp4.dll and enc_mp4.dll and libmp4v2.dll
  • HTTP Seeking corrected for webservers that refuse to return Accept-Range
  • Critical Security buffer overflow fixed in in_cdda.dll

Version number 5.08d
Operating systems Windows 9x, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003
Website Winamp
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License type Freeware