Latest Version: 2.6.2 ‒ February 18, 2014
1. Select Your Operating System
Make sure your openSUSE installation is fully up to date before installing the latest Banshee!
For other SUSE distributions:
Banshee is a default app on Ubuntu 11.04 and 11.10. Ubuntu has a policy of not updating the version of a shipped application, so the version available in the default repository might be old. Note that Canonical modifies our code to take a 75% cut of our Amazon affiliate revenue. If you use Banshee from the community PPA below, 100% of the affiliate revenue will go to GNOME.To add the community-run Banshee Team PPA:
- In a terminal, run
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:banshee-team/ppa
- Then install or update Banshee
- Banshee is the default media player on Foresight Linux.
- Install or update
bansheefrom PackageKit, or in a terminal type,
sudo conary update banshee
- Install via yum:
yum install banshee
- View Fedora's Banshee package page
- Unstable / Lenny:
apt-get install banshee
- Spring 2008 (latest stable release): Enable the
/contrib/backportsrepository and install the
bansheepackage provides the legacy 0.13.x series Banshee
- Details on enabling /contrib/backports
Mac OS X
This release is a beta-quality technology preview with only partial device support (only mass storage devices), no CD support, or video support. We encourage you to test and report issues. Banshee for OS X is not yet as complete or as stable as our Linux releases.
Banshee for OS X runs on Intel 10.7 (Lion) and 10.8 (Mountain Lion). OS X 10.6 and older and the PowerPC architecture are not supported.
- Install Banshee 2.6.1
This release is a alpha-quality technology preview with many known bugs and deficiencies, including some obvious, glaring ones. With that in mind, please test it and file any new bugs you find. If you are a developer, you can help us improve the Windows build.
Banshee for Windows should run on Windows XP or newer.
- Install Banshee 2.4.0
- The latest stable release of Banshee is version 2.6.2 released on February 18, 2014.
- Download Source Tarball
- See older releases
See getting the development version for more information.