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Subject: Re: Patch submitted to add id3 tag support to file tree browser
From: Jonathan Deonarine (
Date: 2004-08-02

Updated this patch so that it caches the display name information, which
makes things a heck of a lot faster :) After you've built the cache,
the difference between reading the file names and viewing the custom
id3-based name is fairly small... check it out! wrote:

> Another patch, this one for id3 tag support in the file browser. It is
> fairly highly customizeable, although at this point it is only
> supporting track title, track number, and artist name. Could probably
> be expanded to support a wider range of tags, much like the while
> playing screen.
> You can toggle the feature on/off globally, and also it is possible to
> set up per-directory preferences. Details on the patch site.
> This should be independant of my other patch, I took those changes out
> before I started messing with this.
> ~Jonathan


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