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Releases: pithos/pithos


27 Sep 20:07
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  • Use a headerbar for main window
  • Add Ctrl+r shortcut to open stations popover
  • Remove access to host keyring when in flatpak
  • notification_icon: Remove dependency on libappindicator. StatusNotifier is directly supported but XEmbed trays are no longer supported


26 Oct 17:33
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This is yet another minor bug fix release.

  • Add Quit to the app menu
  • Remove the limit of 95 stations
  • Handle Enter keypress in stations search
  • Fix app menu keybindings failing to work
  • Fix syntax error on Python 3.8
  • Fix an exception on newer versions of pygobject
  • Fix album art downloads in Flatpak
  • MPRIS: Fix media keys failing to bind on KDE

NOTE This release is not signed. I am away from home and wanted to make a release without waiting months. Sorry about that.


06 Oct 20:36
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This is a relatively small release fixing appmenu integration on modern versions of GNOME as well as using more sandbox (Flatpak) friendly APIs. Note that this move may introduce behavior changes on some platforms.

  • Remove appmenu and move into a menu button in the toolbar
  • Fix preference dialog accidentally getting destroyed
  • Notify: Migrate to GNotification
  • MPRIS: Rename name to match app-id (
  • Screensaver Pause: Remove platform specific screensaver support and use GTK's built-in detection


26 Nov 19:12
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  • Change default quality to high (mp3)
  • Mark application as DBusActivatable
  • MPRIS: Fix potential unhandled exception
  • Mediakeys: Handle keyboards with a dedicated pause key
  • Mediakeys: Fix support on GNOME-Shell 3.26+ and MATE
  • Notify: Improve behavior on various notification servers


09 Sep 16:55
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  • Add new plugin that inhibits screensaver/suspend during playback
  • Add new plugin adding a 10-band equalizer
  • Add new plugin that automatically normalizes volume between tracks
  • Add help entry (F1) that opens the wiki
  • Replace build system with Meson
  • Automatically detect if the user has Pandora One
  • Improve saving and restoring window position
  • Improve plugin loading performance and error reporting
  • Notification Icon: Improve detecting if a tray is available
  • Notification Icon: Add option to use symbolic icon


22 Apr 00:44
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  • Fix exception on Python 3.6+
  • Add ability to create stations based upon current song/artist
  • Show useful error on renaming Thumbprint Radio
  • Show useful error on creating already existing station
  • Minor buffering improvements
  • lastfm: Improve preferences and offer to deauthorize account
  • mpris: Add extension for ratings and remove legacy interface
  • mediakeys: Fix on future versions of GNOME 3.24.2+
  • mediakeys: Avoid using keybinder on Wayland (old keybinder would crash)


06 Apr 18:37
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  • Add support for MPRIS TrackList and PlayList interface
  • Add dynamic rating and cover icons based upon theme colors
  • Add plugin for logging to systemd journal
  • Add symbolic icon
  • Add man page
  • Improve handling playlist expiration
  • Improve search in stations list
  • Improve accessibility of UI
  • Improve buffering behavior
  • Improve libsecret support
  • Remove dependency on libnotify
  • Fix disabling keybindings plugin when using keybinder
  • Fix notification icon trying to load on Wayland
  • Fix failure to reconnect on login expiration
  • Fix some plugins not being enabled by default
  • Fix handling error on MPRIS plugin failure
  • Fix migrating configs from < 0.3.18


31 Jul 18:49
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  • Show a useful error dialog if no secret service found
  • Improvements to handling login credential changes
  • Fix icon name for main window
  • notification_icon: Fix visible toggle with AppIndicator going out of sync
  • mpris: Fix GetCurrentSong() in legacy interface


27 Jul 22:17
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  • Migrate build system to Autotools
  • Migrate settings to GSettings
  • Store password with SecretService (libsecret)
  • Remove all dependencies on dbus-python
  • Add extensive keyboard shortcuts for the main window
    • Add Keyboard Shortcuts help window on Gtk 3.20+
  • Add initial support for translations (translators needed!)
  • Add explicit content filter option
  • Add more quality options
  • Fix high CPU usage with Ubuntu's default theme
  • Redesign all dialogs to use Headerbars
  • Redesign stations dropdown as a Popover with searching and sorting
  • Improve integration with Flatpak
    • Use Gio to open URIs
    • Rename icons and data files to match app id
  • mpris:
    • Effectively rewritten to better follow the spec
    • Reference album art as locally downloaded files
  • notify: Fix Ubuntu sometimes showing wrong art
  • lastfm: Fix now playing not being set


23 Nov 11:26
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  • Fix SSL error with Pandora One
  • Fix pacparser usage
  • Fix PyGObject 3.18+ warnings
  • notify: Fix album art not showing up
  • notification_icon:
    • Always use AppIndicator if installed (Fixes KDE 5, Elementary)
    • Add scroll to change volume with AppIndicator
    • Toggle visibility on middle-click with AppIndicator
  • mediakeys: Add support for DBUS bindings on MATE
  • lastfm: Don't scrobble ads

NOTE: Python 3.4+ is now required