Songbird is still singing!!

Songbird, the cross platform music player based on Mozilla Firefox engine, which declared few months back that it will stop development of its Linux version, has just released a beta version of the music player. The version now stands at 1.8.0 beta 2. This is a surprising turnaround by the developers. However, you will not be able to find out from the official Songbird site, where, only Windows and Mac versions are displayed.

Follow the steps below to get the latest Songbird on your Linux machine.

For 32 bit systems

wget http://download.songbirdnest.com/installer/linux/i686/Songbird_1.8.0b2-1730_linux-i686.tar.gz
tar zxvf Songbird_1.8.0b2-1730_linux-i686.tar.gz
cd Songbird
./songbird

For 64 bit systems

wget http://download.songbirdnest.com/installer/linux/x86_64/Songbird_1.8.0b2-1730_linux-x86_64.tar.gz
tar zxvf Songbird_1.8.0b2-1730_linux-x86_64.tar.gz
cd Songbird
./songbird


Songbird Setup

About Songbird...

Music - Songbird

Thanks to The Ubuntu News

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Sayantan Das

Sayantan is a DevOps Consultant by the day and works mainly with Ansible and Linux . He is a AWS - SA and RedHat Certified Engineer . He loves to tinker with Linux systems .

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