Install Nuvola Music Player 2.4.0 On Debian / Ubuntu / LinuxMint

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In this Tutorial I will show you how to install the Nuvola Music Player 2.4.0 On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 13.10 / 12.04 LTS ,LinuxMint 15 / 14 and Debian systems.

Nuvola Player an open source player which is written in  Vala and Javascript,Javascript used in this player are for service integrations. It runs a web interface of  cloud music interfaces on it's own window  and provides integration with Linux desktop.

Nuvola Player 2.4.0 released on May 31st  2014 and this is a stable version and it comes with the following fixes and features
  • Google Play Music version increased to 4.11.
  • Removed broken Hide Google+ buttons feature, because Google changes the code too often.
  • Service settings are applied instantly without reload.
  • Fixed pause and toggle play/pause actions.
  • Added warning about compatibility issue with desktop notifications for Chrome.
  • Added in-page navigation buttons. The buttons are inserted in the top bar next to the Google Play logo.
  • Implemented support for back/forward mouse buttons.
  • Fix support for actionable notification in GNOME lock screen.
  • Updated translations from Launchpad.
  • Stability.
  • Fixed many JavaScript crashes because of invalid JavaScript API objects.
  • Document viewer cache model of WebKit is no longer used, because it has been found to cause a huge memory usage. 
Note: Nuvola Player needed Flash Plugin for Proper functioning.

Installation steps for Debian 

Step 1:Import the PGP Key
apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-keys 706C220A
Step 2:Add the Entries in sources.list file
nano /etc/apt/sources.list
deb wheezy maindeb-src wheezy main
Step 3: Update the Repository and install Nuvola Player
apt-get update
apt-get install nuvolaplayer
Installation Steps for Ubuntu 
Note: The Installation procedure for LinuxMint is same as Ubuntu

Step 1: Add the official PPA provided by Nuvola team
sudo add-apt-repository ppa: nuvola-player-builders/stable
Step 2: Update the Repository
sudo apt-get update
Step 3: Install Nuvola Music Player 2.4.0
sudo apt-get install nuvolaplayer

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