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how to install rhythmbox-coverflow-plugin

asked 2011-11-26 08:25:45 -0500

thongstele gravatar image

how to install rhythmbox-coverflow-plugin in Fedora 16 (64bit). Thx in advance!

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answered 2011-11-26 13:55:23 -0500

SoumyaC gravatar image

You can install the rhythmbox coverflow plugin downloading the tar.gz from the below link -

rhythmbox coverflow

Then install pygtkglext

# yum install pygtkglext

Then you have to extract the tar.gz file and keep the extracted folder in ~/.gnome2/rhythmbox/plugins/ (Create the folder if it doesn't exist) and then open Rhythmbox and check the new plugin from Edit-->Plugins and you are ready to go.

The catch is for the present Rhythmbox version shipped with Fedora 16 there is a bug that you cannot install any third party plugins doing anything. People have tried copying it to ~/.local/share/rhythmbox/plugins , /usr/share/rhythmbox/plugins , /usr/lib/rhythmbox/plugins/ but nothing have worked.

You can check the below bugzilla link

Bug 751469

There are also discussions on same Plugins issue in Ubuntu Forums too

Rhythmbox Plugins Install

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