Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Cantata is a music player, working with KDE, or as a Qt4 application. Cantata has the most important features of a modern music player. The latest version available is Cantata 1.3.4. For a list of features and the changelog, see this link.
In this article I will show you how to install Cantata 1.3.4 on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Linux Mint 17 Qiana and Linux Mint 16 Petra.
Because it is available via PPA, installing Cantata 1.3.4 on the listed Ubuntu and Linux Mint systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the cantata package. Like this:
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntuhandbook1/cantata
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install cantata
Optional, to remove cantata and downgrade all the packages that got updated via the cantata ppa, do:
$ sudo apt-get install ppa-purge
$ sudo ppa-purge ppa:ubuntuhandbook1/cantata