Package Details: ytmdesktop-bin 2.0.2-1

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Package Base: ytmdesktop-bin
Description: A Desktop App for YouTube Music
Upstream URL:
Keywords: google music player youtube
Licenses: GPL3
Submitter: fmeow
Maintainer: fmeow (Edu4rdSHL)
Last Packager: Edu4rdSHL
Votes: 1
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2021-04-12 04:32 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2024-03-01 20:46 (UTC)

Latest Comments

akira commented on 2024-03-07 17:23 (UTC)

only thing I've been able to find regarding the github 404 is someone said that the repo was shut down due to a dev's github account getting hacked, amd that they're working on getting their access back, so hopefully the repo will be back in the near future.


Edu4rdSHL commented on 2024-03-07 17:04 (UTC)

Just noticed that, I haven't found anything related to the deletion yet... no idea what's happening.

hartzie commented on 2024-03-07 07:04 (UTC)

the upstream project seems to be deleted from github.

Edu4rdSHL commented on 2024-02-21 03:08 (UTC)

Package updated to 2.0.1 which contains all the fixes we needed.

cwrau commented on 2024-02-07 14:59 (UTC)

I don't know if you've already tried stuff, but the following patch works on my machine, apart from;

diff --git a/PKGBUILD b/PKGBUILD
index 15b6dba..5391056 100644
@@ -2,51 +2,27 @@
 # This file is automatically generated. Do not edit.

 pkgdesc="A desktop app for YouTube Music bundled with AppImage"
 license=('CC0 1.0 Universal')
-   ""
-   ""
-   ""
-   ""
-        "ytmdesktop-bin.desktop")
+   "")
-        "7a5f9f85764d9d40957ec843bb62ddff0bf06f267dc283d7d2023278b5cf922dc8bad69f6bac004ee7ce67e7b71ebcf6a919679f16f4217c5832f7fc45c93c4b"
-        "a80a34b7f491e8ff31005944b68a652ce867e8b4387b105d2cf2981a8c06461d89de74e9e221bfdda6a5e5d7a7f6bb211d3b9e376b166fc645baa477968e634f"
-        "489c9f5eb5db2a63028c52d064a35ff4f5f1755ae5f42d8a065478c91fb38898645f19f6a3bfb932785f6dd663bdd3d17c76acced3825e2d62b85f4fba4919a7"
-        "dceb5cebcf44fa62adabbb878417acf4e59261acb35703ce8e64ef12bc2bfed56577f2334f8b3f9a7ed206ffe2187a153853f62f72d885d3f31deaf41cc1a5e4"
-        "07945041e5a15a1279bebc592ede9291d4eb8b7652e9471ac5a509479eb6aeb1339f3876e5a6c02c78c694268ffa8f1649500491f67698582d2b316dccbee212"
-        "c8e47107e630307892ec33642e7332805bf2d49e2de6111e41e744792a9aa4b71ed17522fe5c0659add27f91fae8ed8a01b69d2f4b51185f9b35516f435e5db7"
+            'd361e5e8201481c6346ee6a886592c51265112be550d5224f1a7a6e116255c2f1ab8788df579d9b8372ed7bfd19bac4b6e70e00b472642966ab5b319b99a2686')

-   chmod +x $_pkgname-$pkgver.AppImage
-   ./$_pkgname-$pkgver.AppImage --appimage-extract
+  tar -xf "data.tar.zst"

 package() {
    # install license
-   install -Dm644 -t "${pkgdir}/usr/share/licenses/${pkgname}"
+   install -Dm644 LICENSE -t "${pkgdir}/usr/share/licenses/${_pkgname}"

-   # install icon
-   for icon_size in 16 256 512; do
-       icons_dir=usr/share/icons/hicolor/${icon_size}x${icon_size}/apps
-       install -d $pkgdir/$icons_dir
-       install -m644 favicon.${icon_size}x${icon_size}.png \
-           $pkgdir/$icons_dir/${pkgname}.png
-   done
-   # install appimage
-   install -Dm755 ${_pkgname}-${pkgver}.AppImage "${pkgdir}/usr/bin/ytmdesktop-bin"
-   # install desktop entry
-   install -Dm755 ytmdesktop-bin.desktop "${pkgdir}/usr/share/applications/ytmdesktop-bin.desktop"
+  cp -r usr "$pkgdir"

Edu4rdSHL commented on 2024-01-29 07:25 (UTC)

I will bump and fix the package when fix gets packed into a new release.

Note: 2.x is going to break things because it will use a different path for the app's data, check out before reporting things here.

nebiros commented on 2020-11-05 18:05 (UTC)

Problem with Unable to build youtube-music-appimage - makepkg exited with code: 1

ajamask commented on 2020-11-04 14:24 (UTC)

New version

LogicalOverflow commented on 2020-08-26 18:06 (UTC) (edited on 2020-08-27 09:26 (UTC) by LogicalOverflow)

The PKGBUILD currently downloads the whole github HTML instead of just the actual file. You should probably change the source URL from to

This also currently causes the build fail, as the sha256 hashes do not match. Here an updated and working PKGBUILD: