Package Details: spotify

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Package Base: spotify
Description: A proprietary music streaming service
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Licenses: custom:"Copyright (c) 2006-2010 Spotify Ltd"
Submitter: gadget3000
Maintainer: AWhetter
Last Packager: AWhetter
Votes: 914
Popularity: 26.550301
First Submitted: 2010-07-12 12:17
Last Updated: 2016-06-23 20:23

Latest Comments

tmp-meteque commented on 2016-07-04 08:09

@b52, zenity is listed in the optional dependencies.

b52 commented on 2016-07-01 09:36

Apparently, spotify requires `zenity`. For instance, when I try to change the cache location (clicking the button) nothing happens, but an error message is logged:
sh: zenity: command not found

Thus, it might make sense to add this as dependency.

Azertyfun commented on 2016-06-23 18:42

Source is 404 on, can you please update it to the latest version ( and

mahkoh commented on 2016-06-22 20:27

Can you please replace the spotify wrapper by

exec /usr/share/spotify/spotify "$@"

to avoid cluttering the process tree?

AWhetter commented on 2016-06-21 21:08

Updated to version
Also started install the kde protocol file to kde5 location.
Icons are installed now as well.

zenity is already included as an optdepend so I haven't changed that.

reaver585 commented on 2016-06-21 16:13

Tray icon is missing since the last update, any updates on that?

navi_se commented on 2016-06-20 11:05

Missing dependency zenity to add local files.

Unfortunately, files cannot be played and cause program crash, because of the missing library ffmpeg-compat-54 (which had issue building, see, but should be fixed in aur package ).

no4b commented on 2016-06-19 18:11

According to Spotify's employee segfault on systems without pulseaudio should be fixed in next release:

tmp-meteque commented on 2016-06-18 16:04

@no4b, installing apulse solved the issue for me.

webreflection commented on 2016-06-18 10:15

@kuenx @FAT32 @bcc this one to fix the Segmentation fault (core dumped) issue foreva:

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