Google Music Manager on Linux (Wine)

Google 的貼牌冰箱(Google Refrigerator)
Google 的貼牌冰箱(Google Refrigerator) (Photo credit: Aray Chen)

UPDATE:  Google have finally provided a native Linux client, just login to and click ‘Add Music’ to install it.

week I received a Beta invite for Google Music.  I jumped straight onto
it only to meet the message “Music Manager is only available for PC and
Mac”.  Being an avid Linux user I was most displeased!  “Ok, no
” I thought and I jumped straight into a VMware’d Windows
installation – no joy, it apparently doesn’t support ‘virtual machines’

I stumbled upon musicalpha a Chrome Extension that
looked quite promising albeit not quite complete (metadata not working).

Alas, I had more important things to worry about and I gave up…

today, I discovered that Ubuntu users had success running the Music Manager under wine.  One helpful guy even wrapped the
binaries in a ZIP file you can grab from here

Screenshot-Music Manager-1.pngMusic Manager running nicely (under Wine), 4,712 tracks uploading as I type…

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