There are different ways to get Silence. Arch Linux users can find it in AUR. Thanks to the openSUSE Build Service there are packages for some distributions. You can find them there or at

But you can also download the sources and compile it yourself.

Download Sources

Version 0.2.1 - Download
Version 0.2 - Download

Older Versions

Not recommended.
Version 2010-01-24 - Download
Version 2010-01-14 - Download


Check out the current version from Gitorious.
git clone git://

Compile it

You need KDE4 libs to compile Silence.

Change into the projects directory and execute the following commands.
mkdir build
cd build
cmake ..
# as root:
make install