cantata - KDE client for the music player daemon (MPD)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename cantata_1.4.2.ds1-1+b1_amd64.deb
Package name cantata
Package version 1.4.2.ds1
Package release 1+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category sound uitoolkit::qt
License -
Maintainer Debian Multimedia Maintainers <>
Download size 1.79 MB
Installed size 6.17 MB
Cantata is a graphical front-end for the music player daemon, MPD. It provides
many tools to view and manage the music collection including:
* library - sorted by album, artist, track, directory
* albums with cover art
* user defined playlists
* dynamic playlists
* streams, internet radio
* lyrics
* artist information from Wikipedia
* device support for USB mass storage, MTP and CDs


Package Version Architecture Repository
cantata_1.4.2.ds1-1+b1_i386.deb 1.4.2.ds1 i386 Debian Main
cantata - - -


Name Value
kde-runtime >> 4:4.10
kde-style-oxygen -
libavcodec-extra-56 >= 6:11
libavcodec56 >= 6:11~beta1
libavformat56 >= 6:11~beta1
libavutil54 >= 6:11~beta1
libc6 >= 2.14
libcdparanoia0 >= 3.10.2+debian
libebur128-1 >= 1.0.1
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libkdecore5 >= 4:4.4.0
libkdeui5 >= 4:4.5.85
libkio5 >= 4:4.3.4
libmpg123-0 >= 1.6.2
libmtp9 >= 1.1.3
libmusicbrainz5-1 -
libqjson0 >= 0.7.1
libqt4-dbus >= 4:4.5.3
libqt4-network >= 4:4.5.3
libqt4-svg >= 4:4.5.3
libqt4-xml >= 4:4.5.3
libqtcore4 >= 4:4.8.0
libqtgui4 >= 4:4.8.0
libsolid4 >= 4:4.3.4
libstdc++6 >= 4.6
libtag-extras1 >= 1.0.0
libtag1c2a >= 1.8
libx11-6 -
libxau6 -
libxdmcp6 -
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Name Value
mpd-client -


Type URL
Binary Package cantata_1.4.2.ds1-1+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package cantata

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install cantata deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install cantata




2014-09-29 - Stuart Prescott <>
cantata (1.4.2.ds1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2014-09-07 - Stuart Prescott <>
cantata (1.4.1.ds1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
- build with system libebur128 (Closes: #739715).
- add patch to correctly find system libebur128.
- update copyright information.
* Add watch file that flags new versions but cannot download new tarballs.
2014-05-28 - Stuart Prescott <>
cantata (1.3.4.ds1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- add qxt to build dependencies.
- update copyright information.
* Disable watch file broken by google code.
* Disable built-in http server.
2014-01-18 - Stuart Prescott <>
cantata (1.2.2.ds1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2013-12-03 - Stuart Prescott <>
cantata (1.1.3.ds1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #684762), with thanks to Jean-Philippe Garcia
Ballester for work on packaging.

See Also

Package Description
cantor-backend-kalgebra_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb KAlgebra backend for Cantor
cantor-backend-lua_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb Lua backend for Cantor
cantor-backend-maxima_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb Maxima backend for Cantor
cantor-backend-octave_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb Octave backend for Cantor
cantor-backend-python2_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb Python backend for Cantor
cantor-backend-qalculate_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb Qalculate! backend for Cantor
cantor-backend-r_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb R backend for Cantor
cantor-backend-sage_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb Sage backend for Cantor
cantor-backend-scilab_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb Scilab backend for Cantor
cantor_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb interface for mathematical applications
capi4hylafax_01.03.00.99.svn.300-20_amd64.deb Faxing over CAPI 2.0 device
capistrano_3.2.1-1_all.deb tool to execute commands in parallel on multiple servers
capiutils_3.25+dfsg1-3.5_amd64.deb ISDN utilities - tools for CAPI-capable cards
cappuccino_0.5.1-2.2_all.deb utility to let your boss think that you're working hard
caps_0.9.23-1_amd64.deb C* Audio Plugin Suite