Banshee 1.7.5 is released With Many new features and enhancements

Banshee 1.7.5 is released, this version contains many new features and a number of enhancements and bug fixes, since 1.7.4 there are many new features like GIO/udev-based hardware bakend, Apple Devices backend with banshee-logosupport for iPod/iOS devices, MPRIS v2 support, Audiobooks and Miro Guide extensions enabled by default.



Other Enhancements

– Play menu item in track context menu

– Amazon affiliate codes for all supported countries
– “Amazon MP3s” Music smart playlist
-Miro Guide teaser in Podcasts
– Zoom support in Amazon MP3 Store and Miro Guide
– Now Playing simplify mode that declutters the UI
– Play Queue shuffle action
– Podcast errors shown to user
– Better MTP device detection
– Default smart playlists hidden when empty, for new users
– New and improved user documentation

Installation In Ubuntu :

For ubuntu 10.04 Lucid lynx and 10.10 Maverick Meerkat:

Open terminal and enter the following commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:banshee-team/ppa
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install banshee

For other Linux distributions please click on the image bellow:

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  • CMD

    i’ve got both the stable and unstable PPAs installed and 1.7.5 isn’t showing up, only 1.7.4

  • Zinovsky

    The official ppa above still not updated to the release 1.7.5. So we have to wait until is updated