Amarok 2.6 has been released and binaries will be finally available in different distros. Some of the major changes in this release are:
- Complete overhaul of IPod, IPhone and IPad devices including support for playlists.Transcoding support for IPod like devices.
- Free Music Chart service activated by default.
- Embedded Cover support for Ogg and Flac files.
- Album art support for tracks.
- Numerous bug fixes.
To install Amarok 2.6 in Kubuntu, run the following in terminal:
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install amarok