Posted by admin on August 4th, 2008
Banshee is a simple but powerful multimedia player with Audio/Video playback support, subscribe and playback podcasts and last.fm radio from Banshee. With Banshee1.2 Import, organize, play, share your music and videos using Banshee’s simple but powerful interface. Rip CDs, play and sync your iPod, create playlists, and burn audio and MP3 CDs. Most portable media devices are supported (iPods, MTP, and Mass Storage) – including video and album art support! Stream or download your podcasts and video podcasts. Discover new music with Last.fm streaming radio.
Fully featured Video playback support
Music Players, iPOD support to sync your musics and videos
Download or Stream podcasts and video podcasts
Listen to favorites and discover new music with free, streaming music from Last.fm
Queue up songs, videos, and podcasts on the fly
Artwork is automatically fetched as you listen
Artist/Album Browser – Filter your library or playlist by selecting artists or albums
Powerful Search and Smart Playlists
To install the latest Banshee 1.2 multimedia player, use the 1-click installs for openSUSE 11.0 and openSUSE 10.3
For openSUSE 11.0,
This will start the YaST Package Manager and click Next on the Banshee 1 installation Welcom Screen.
Click next again in the Banshee install summary screen
Once installed, Banshee will be installed under Applications – Multimedia – Music Player
Rest of features like Create/import playlists, Add music to playlist and etc can all be done easily from the Menu.