Cantata 2.3.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 18.04

Cantata MPD client 2.3.0 was released a day ago with a large list of changes. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 17.10, Ubuntu 16.04, and/or Ubuntu 14.04. Changes in Cantata 2.3.0 include: Only disable system tray support if org.kde.StatusNotifierWatcher is not registered when running under Gnome. Add ability to change grid cover… Continue reading Cantata 2.3.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 18.04

Cantata MPD Client 2.2.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu

Cantata, an open-source graphical MPD client, reached 2.2.0 release earlier today. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04, Ubuntu 17.10 and their derivatives. Cantata 2.2.0 release highlights: Add option to specify number of play queue tracks for dynamic playlists. Add option to set application style. Fix potential issue with priority… Continue reading Cantata MPD Client 2.2.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu

MPD Client Cantata 2.1 Released! How to Install in Ubuntu

Cantata, the open-source Qt5 graphical client for MPD, has reached the new major 2.1 release hours ago with a huge list of changes. Here’s how to install it in all current Ubuntu releases via PPA. Cantata 2.1.0 release highlights: Re-add all album sorts from Cantata 1.x. Detect and show DLNA streams in grouped view. Re-add… Continue reading MPD Client Cantata 2.1 Released! How to Install in Ubuntu

Cantata MPD Client Reaches 2.0.1, PPA for Ubuntu 16.04

Last updated on June 5th, 2016 A bug-fix release for Cantata 2.0, a graphical client for the music player daemon (MPD), was announced one day ago with various fixes and improvements. Cantata originally started as a fork of QtMPC, mainly to provide better KDE integration. However, the code (and user interface) is now very different,… Continue reading Cantata MPD Client Reaches 2.0.1, PPA for Ubuntu 16.04

Install MPD Client Cantata 2.0 via PPA in Ubuntu

Cantata, an open source MPD client for Linux (Qt/KDE), reached the new major 2.0 release a few days ago with lots of changes. Cantata 2.0.0 brings some UI changes, various fixes and improvements, and now it uses Qt5 version as default build. Use SQLite to cache MPD listing Combine Artists and Albums into Library tab… Continue reading Install MPD Client Cantata 2.0 via PPA in Ubuntu