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Subject: Re: Playlist creation under windoz
From: Jeff Waltzer (jeffwaltzer_at_yahoo.com)
Date: 2003-01-06


  Would people be interested in a program that takes a play list file and
converts all the absolute paths to relative paths? (relative to location
of play list file)

--- peter j lavarreda <grendel_at_ucla.edu> wrote:
> You can easily get rid of the absolute path with a find and replace in
> notepad or word.
>
> The problem that I had with using DOS to create playlists was bands with
> non
> standard characters, like Sigur Rs or Bjrk
>
> p
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "David Reis" <dlr_at_cbord.com>
> To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Monday, January 06, 2003 10:50 AM
> Subject: RE: Playlist creation under windoz
>
>
> > My understanding of the software is that the drive letter is ignored.
> > This was true for Archos but, I'm not sure about Rockbox.
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Matthew Daubenspeck [mailto:matt_at_oddprocess.org]
> > Sent: Monday, January 06, 2003 1:20 PM
> > To: Rockbox (E-mail)
> > Subject: Re: Playlist creation under windoz
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 12:36:41PM -0500, David Reis wrote:
> > > The following command line may be executed on any windows/DOS
> machine,
> and
> > > will generate a playlist named "All_MP3s.m3u".
> > >
> > > C:\MUSIC>dir *.mp3 /s /d /b >All_MP3s.m3u
> > >
> > >
> > > dir === system directory command (like ls)
> > >
> > > /s === will include subdirectories
> > >
> > > /d === like wide format in a single column
> > >
> > > /b === Bare format
> >
> > This never works for me (Under Win2k anyway) as it always adds the
> > Drive letter to the front of everything. So I use linux and forget
> > about Windows :)
> >
> >
> >
>

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