If you want to know Songbird 1.4.1 Features and Improvements check here
Songbird 1.4.1’s main focus has been on adding new device support, CD rip support, and a new Feather/skin. We’ve included more format/codec support out of the box, improved the media management user experience, and continue to work on performance, footprint, and stability.
Thanks to Skyzim for creating .deb files
For 32-bit Ubuntu Users download .deb file from here
For 64-bit Ubuntu Users download .deb file from here
Now you should be having songbird_1.4.1_i686_skyzim.deb file for 32-bit users and songbird_1.4.1-x86_64-skyzim.deb file for 64-bit users
Install .deb packages using the following commands
For 32-bit Users run the following command from terminal
sudo dpkg -i songbird_1.4.1_i686_skyzim.deb
For 64-bit Users run the following command from terminal
sudo dpkg -i songbird_1.4.1-x86_64-skyzim.deb
Once you install you can open songbird from Applications--->Sound & Video
Troubleshooting Songbird startup
When you try to startup songbird you might see similar to the following error
….. warnings are omitted….
(songbird-bin:5674): GStreamer-WARNING **: invalid name template vc3_video_sink_%u: conversion specification must be of type ‘%d’ or ‘%s’ for GST_PAD_REQUEST padtemplate
././songbird-bin: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/gst-0.10/gst/_gst.so: undefined symbol: gst_task_pool_get_type
Could not initialize GStreamer: Error re-scanning registry , child terminated by signal
sudo mv /usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/gst-0.10/ /usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/gst-0.10_bad
Open Synaptic Package Manager and search for "python-gst0.10". Select the python-gst0.10 package, then click Package > Force Version. Select "0.10.14-1ubuntu1" from the list and click the Force Version button. Do the same thing with the python-gst0.10-dbg package and then click Apply. Once it's done downloading and installing the packages you can close Synaptic.
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