PithosA native pandora client for Linux

Pithos is a native Pandora Radio client for Linux. It’s much more lightweight than the Pandora.com web client, and integrates with desktop features such as media keys, notifications, and the sound menu.

News

Pithos 1.1.1 released! This is a bug fix release that fixes occasional erratic buffering behavior. Pithos 1.1.1 requires GTK 3.14+ (Ubuntu 15.04, Fedora 21). See below for installation instructions.

Pithos 1.0.3 released! This is a bug fix release that fixes occasional erratic buffering behavior for the 1.0.x series (GTK 3.10 compatible), for those of you using Fedora <= 20 and Ubuntu <= 14.10.


We are happy to announce the release of Pithos 1.1.0! There are many new features, including a redesigned preferences dialog. Pithos 1.1.0 requires GTK 3.14+ (Ubuntu 15.04, Fedora 21). See below for installation instructions.

Pithos 1.0.2 bug fix release! We have also released a bug fix release for the 1.0.x series (GTK 3.10 compatible), for those of you using Fedora <= 20 and Ubuntu <= 14.10. 1.0.2 fixes a critical bug where Pithos would freeze up under certain deadlock conditions.

Screenshot

Pithos screenshot

Features

Install

Installing on Ubuntu

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pithos/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install pithos

Installing on Fedora

First add the RPMFusion repos. Then:

sudo yum install pithos

Installing from source

Please read the wiki for information on installing from source.

FAQ

Why the name “Pithos?”

The original Pandora myth used the word “pithos,” which was mistranslated to “box.” Similarly, a flash applet is a mistranslation to the Linux platform.

What does Pithos mean for Pandora?

To support Pandora Media Inc. and enjoy higher quality audio, we recommend subscribing to Pandora One.


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