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Subject: Re: what do you think about : Playlist = Folder
From: JOSE MARIA GARCIA VALDECASAS BERNAL, ESCUELA TECNICA SUPERIOR DE CAMINOS, CANAL (jmgvb_at_fedro.ugr.es)
I think that all this could be included in that hypothetical "open with..."
function Daniel talked about in
This way, users can choose between playing a playlist, viewing it... or
whatever he may want.
I personally prefer using the playlist viewer.
Just my opinion :)
Linus Nielsen Feltzing writes:
> Johan Vromans wrote:
>> I really appreciate the playlist viewer, but why the need for two
>> different UIs when from the user point of view playlists and
>> directories are essentially the same?
> Directories are part of the file system, and it shows the true contents of
> the hard drive. Playlists are files containing references to files,
> possibly from all over the file system, and also possibly non-existant.
> I think it is a really bad idea to view a playlist as a directory, since
> it would (IMHO) be really confusing.
> Just my 0.02.
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