The Helix Python Player Extension (PyPlayer) is a Python interface for the Helix DNA Client, allowing playback of MP3, MPEG-4, Ogg Vorbis, RealAudio, RealVideo, & many other formats. PyPlayer allows for scripted playback and other automation tasks using the Helix DNA media engine.

PyPlayer is of interest to any Python programmer who wants to monitor media server performance, automate metadata fetching, or script media playback.

The latest versions can be downloaded from the file sharing area of this project. This includes binaries for Linux and Windows, as well as a source code tarball.

The latest version is 1.3. A changelog is available which describes the differences between versions.