Install Qmmp Music Player in Ubuntu Linux

Qmmp music player 1.3.1 released! How to install Qmmp music player in Ubuntu Linux. Qmmp, a Qt-based music player with winamp or xmms like interface.

Qmmp Music Player comes with an improved WASAPI support and fixed cursors support in the skinned user interface. Qmmp is a popular multimedia player similar to Winamp music player. Qmmp supports various multimedia file (video and audio) formats. Some of the most popular multimedia formats that is supported by Qmmp are MPEG1 layer 2/3, Ogg Vorbis, Ogg Opus, Native FLAC/Ogg FLAC, Musepack, WavePack, WMA and Midi.

Qmmp 1.3.1

Changes since 0.12.0 and 1.3.0:

  • added projectM 3.1 support;
  • added feature to determine plugin prefix via pkgconfig;
  • fixed current track text color in the qsui plugin;
  • fixed command line processing under Windows;
  • fixed AAC support;
  • fixed kwin.sh script (1.3.1 only);
  • fixed DirectSound output plugin (0.12.1 only);
  • updated Polish translation;
  • updated Portuguese translation;
  • updated Finnish translation;
  • updated Russian translation.

Qmmp media player comes with various interesting features. Some of the notable features of the Qmmp music player are:

  • XMMS and Winamp 2.x skins support
  • 10-band equalizer
  • MP3, Vorbis, AAC, AAC+ streams support
  • video playback via Mplayer
  • lyrics (using lyrics.wikia.com)
  • cover art
  • multiple playlists
  • playlist formats: m3u, pls, xspf
  • audio formats conveter

Install Qmmp 1.3.1 in Ubuntu

Run the following commands in Terminal to install Qmmp (Winamp-like music player) on Ubuntu, via PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:forkotov02/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install qmmp qmmp-plugin-pack
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install qmmp-qt4 qmmp-plugin-pack-qt4

Uninstall

If you wish to uninstall the Qmmp 1.3.1 media player, run the following commands in Terminal:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get remove --autoremove qmmp qmmp-qt4 qmmp-plugin-pack qmmp-plugin-pack-qt4

Install Qmmp Music Player in Ubuntu Linux originally posted on Source Digit – Latest Technology, Gadgets & Gizmos.