Do NOT install through the Samsumg Galaxy Store!

A copy of is currently distributed through the Samsung Galaxy Store by a third party. The package id of that version is identical to the officiail one (org.schabi.newpipe), but the signing keys differ.
Surprisingly, users running an outdated version recieve a notification to update their installed version with the one uploaded in the Galaxy Store.

@tobigr does newpipe still work? I've been using the one from F-droid but a few months ago it stopped being able to view youtube videos and instead I get an error message.

I switched to skytube for youtube viewing but I'd love to go back to newpipe.


@loke We have our own F-Droid repository containing the latest version. You can follow these steps to add it to your F-Droid client: newpipe.net/FAQ/tutorials/inst

There is problem with updating the version in the "normal" F-Droid repo. The app builds successfully, but the signing steps fails. This is caused by the F-Droid buildserver which fails to verify the generated APK to be identical to the one we share with them.
We tried different things to get the verification process to succeed, but that did not help.

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@tobigr Thank you! It does work. That's a very annoying problem to have, and that explains why there wasn't any updates. I thought the project was simply unmaintained. Sorry about that.

Thank you so much, I had this same problem for a while now.

Can someone explain this issue a bit more ? I am confused. Fdroid must check that the apk bulds from a specific source tarball. But what aok file is to be shared with it ?

Ah, so that explains why no updates so far. I'll add the new repo, thanks for sharing :)

@tobigr @loke thanks for posting this! Glad to get up to date ...

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