How to Install Audacious 4.1 via PPA in Ubuntu 20.04, 20.10, 18.04

The Audacious audio player 4.1 was released a few days ago. Here’s PPA with the deb binary packages for Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 20.04, Ubuntu 20.10, Linux Mint 20, and derivatives. Following the lead of Debian and Fedora, the new release now features dual Qt5 + GTK2 build by default. And it offers an option in… Continue reading How to Install Audacious 4.1 via PPA in Ubuntu 20.04, 20.10, 18.04

Audacious 4.0.5 Released with Important Bug-Fixes (Ubuntu PPA)

Audacious music player 4.0.5 was released a day ago with some important bug-fixes. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 20.04, Ubuntu 19.10, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 16.04, and derivatives. Audacious 4.0.5 release highlights: Fixed UI freeze when asterisk key (Shift+8) was pressed. Fixed an exception when reading a large APE (> 1M) tag Fixed album… Continue reading Audacious 4.0.5 Released with Important Bug-Fixes (Ubuntu PPA)

Audacious 4.0.4 Released with Further Qt5 UI Improvements

Audacious music player 4.0.4 was released 2 days ago with further improvements to the new Qt5 UI. Ubuntu PPA updated for all current Ubuntu releases. Changes in the Qt interface include: Add keyboard shortcuts for Open/Add Folder Fix files being moved instead of copied when dragged to a file manager For the Qt Winamp interface,… Continue reading Audacious 4.0.4 Released with Further Qt5 UI Improvements

Audacious Audio Player 4.0.2 Released with Qt UI Fixes [Ubuntu PPA]

The second bug-fix release for Audacious 4.0 was released a day ago. Here’s how to install it in all current Ubuntu releases. While the first bug-fix release brings KDE Plasma 5.18 compatibility, Audacious audio player 4.0.2 includes mainly bug fixes and tweaks for the Qt interface: Fixed a regression where the Enter key did not… Continue reading Audacious Audio Player 4.0.2 Released with Qt UI Fixes [Ubuntu PPA]

Audacious 4.0 Released with Qt5 UI [How to Install]

Audacious audio player 4.0 was finally announced as the new stable release. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.10, and Ubuntu 20.04. Audacious 4.0 switches to Qt 5 UI by default, though GTK2 is still available as a build option. New features in the release include: New option to hide… Continue reading Audacious 4.0 Released with Qt5 UI [How to Install]