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openSUSE 11.4 and Banshee: Amazon MP3

Great news! openSUSE 11.4 was just released, and it’s loaded with goodies! I am of course most excited about the inclusion of Banshee 1.9.3 with full Amazon MP3 store support included out of the box. Within seconds after the 11.4 … Continue reading

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Changing Roles

About 6 years ago I started working for Novell to develop Banshee into much of what it has become today. I’m quite fond its evolution, but perhaps more proud of its community. As is likely obvious, I have not been … Continue reading

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Announcing Banshee 1.7.3

We’re very proud to announce the release of Banshee 1.7.3, which brings some much anticipated WebKit goodness: the Amazon MP3 Store and the Miro Podcast Directory integration. Amazon MP3 downloading is fully supported, separate from the integrated store itself. There … Continue reading

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Eclipse & Android SDK on openSUSE

I woke up at 6 this morning with the urge to investigate writing an Android application. I have been a mostly satisfied user of Android ever since the G1 was first launched. I even switched to T-Mobile to get one … Continue reading

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Mono 2.6 + MonoDevelop 2.2 on openSUSE 11.2

Fantastic news — Mono 2.6 and MonoDevelop 2.2 are out! Be sure to read the detailed Mono 2.6 release notes. If you are running openSUSE 11.2, it’s quite simple to safely update your entire Mono stack and stay up to … Continue reading

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openSUSE 11.1 on Linode ala zypper dup

I’ve been a Linode user for around four years now, and have always run Debian, until today. Last year Linode added openSUSE 11.0 as one of the distributions available to install, and I tried it very soon after it was … Continue reading

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Droid Fonts for openSUSE

Just a quick note that I have packaged the Droid fonts from Android for openSUSE. I’ve submitted the package to Factory so we should have them in 11.2. Droid fonts are freely available from Ascender. Install ‘em now! openSUSE 11.1 … Continue reading

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Banshee 1.2.1 out in the wild!

Well Internets, it’s been two weeks since the last Banshee release – one packed with an impressive array of features and fixes. And so it is with immense pleasure that we present today a follow up release with many notable … Continue reading

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Banshee: and the second alpha rolls along

After just under two weeks of hard work, I hereby present Banshee 1.0 Alpha 2! View the release notes Banshee 1.0 Alpha 2 Source openSUSE 10.3 users: Foresight 2.0 users: Use PackageKit or Conary to install banshee-1 We’re going to … Continue reading

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Banshee 1.0 Alpha 1

It is my immense pleasure to announce the first preview release of the next generation of Banshee. This Banshee 1.0 Alpha 1 release is a culmination of so much work by so many awesome contributors. Now, first things first. This … Continue reading

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