René Jochum

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Install spotify on Debian Buster/Testing

On Debian >Jessie you need to install libssl1.0.0 manualy, in this post I show you how to do so.

Install the required libssl1.0.0 from Debian Jessie

Download libssl1.0.0 from Debian Jessie from packages.debian.org

After that install it with dpkg:

sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/libssl1.0.0_1.0.1t-1+deb8u7_amd64.deb

As of today it was:

pushd .
cd ~/Downloads/
wget http://security.debian.org/debian-security/pool/updates/main/o/openssl/libssl1.0.0_1.0.1t-1+deb8u7_amd64.deb
sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/libssl1.0.0_1.0.1t-1+deb8u7_amd64.deb

Install Spotify

1.) Add the Spotify repository signing keys to be able to verify downloaded packages

sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 --recv-keys 0DF731E45CE24F27EEEB1450EFDC8610341D9410

2.) Add the Spotify repository

echo deb http://repository.spotify.com stable non-free | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/spotify.list

3.) Update list of available packages

sudo apt-get update

4.) Install Spotify

sudo apt-get install spotify-client