Pandora Radio Client ‘Pithos’ 1.4.0 Released [Ubuntu PPA]

Pithos, an open-source Pandora radio client, ได้ถึง 1.4.0 release with new plugins support, performance improvements and more.

Pithos เป็นลูกค้า Pandora วิทยุพื้นเมืองสำหรับลินุกซ์. มันมากขึ้นมีน้ำหนักเบากว่าเว็บไคลเอ็นต์, และบูรณาการที่มีคุณสมบัติสก์ท็อปเช่นคีย์สื่อ, การแจ้งเตือน, และเมนูเสียง.

Pithos 1.4.0 ออกไฮไลท์:

  • Add new plugin that inhibits screensaver/suspend during playback
  • Add new plugin adding a 10-band equalizer
  • Add new plugin that automatically normalizes volume between tracks
  • Add help entry (F1) that opens the wiki
  • Replace build system with Meson
  • Automatically detect if the user has Pandora One
  • Improve saving and restoring window position
  • Improve plugin loading performance and error reporting
  • Notification Icon: Improve detecting if a tray is available
  • Notification Icon: Add option to use symbolic icon

How to Install Pithos in Ubuntu:

The software has an official Ubuntu PPA that contains Pithos deb packages for Ubuntu 16.04 และ Ubuntu 17.04.

1. Open terminal via Ctrl+Alt+T or from app launcher. เมื่อเปิด, run command to add the PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pithos/ppa

Input your password (no visual feedback while typing) when it prompts and hit Enter.

2. Then check updates and install the Pandora radio client via command:

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pithos

Note that at the moment of writing, the PPA contains the last 1.3.1 ปล่อย. It needs time for the developer building the software packages.

Uninstall Pithos:

To remove Pithos, run following command in terminal:

sudo apt-get remove --autoremove pithos

To remove the PPA repository, launch “Software & Updates” utility and navigate to Other Software tab.

นอกจากนี้, Pithos is also available as Gnome Platpak, ดู wiki.