WebUpd8 Ubuntu PPAs Status

Minitube 1.9 Available in PPA

Minitube 1.9 is now available in the main WebUpd8 PPA. Changelog:

  •     Adapted to YouTube changes
  •     New search filter UI. Filter results by publication date, video duration and video quality.
  •     Sort by rating
  •     Search spell suggestions: “Did you mean…”
  •     New downloads are now added at the top of the list
  •     Video definition indicator while downloading videos
  •     Simple integration with Buffer app
  •     Better fullscreen experience on the Mac: sidebar shows when the mouse hits the left side, mouse and playlist autohide
  •     Compatible with OS X Mountain Lion Gatekeeper
  •     Partial Retina Display support. Still using 1x bitmaps because of Qt not being ready
  •     OS X Mountain Lion notifications when a download finishes
  •     Fixed flickering in fullscreen controls on Linux, also playlist and toolbar now autohide
  •     New and updated translations

Important: Minitube may not be able to play videos under Ubuntu 12.04 (and other recent Linux distributions) without this work-around: Fix MP4 Playback In Ubuntu 12.04 [Gstreamer Bug Affecting Totem, Minitube, Etc.]

Package info:

  • Description: Minitube is a YouTube desktop application. You can use it to watch YouTube videos in a new way: you type a keyword, Minitube gives you an endless video stream. Minitube is not about cloning the original YouTube web interface, it aims to create a new TV-like experience. It can also be used to download YouTube videos.
  • Package name: “minitube”
  • Ubuntu versions: 12.10, 12.04, 11.10, 11.04, 10.10, 10.04
  • PPA: main WebUpd8 PPA

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