Amarok - missing info

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Amarok - missing info

Postby impeteperry on Wed Oct 21, 2009 11:48 pm

I am running Mint 7 on 2 computers. both computers play the music fine through a Bose wave radio

on one, when playing a stream (otto's opera house) I get the name of the opera and the composer and the stop/start work fine.

on the other one, playing the same stream, I get only the URL and sometimes with stop/start I loose the Amarok installation and I get a long message . see Attachment.

Any suggestions?

Thanks
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Re: Amarok - missing info

Postby Husse on Tue Oct 27, 2009 8:24 am

Which version of Amarok?
Seems there are problems with 2.0.2 that is in the normal repositories so you should install 2.1.1
Probably best to uninstall the existing version first
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apt remove amarok

Enable the jaunty backports repository
I find the easiest way to do it is by editing
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gksu gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

Find the line
#deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-backports main restricted universe multiverse
Uncomment it and update
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apt update

To install the new version
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apt install amarok

This will now install 2.1.1
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