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Subject: Re: Patch submitted to add id3 tag support to file tree browser
From: Jonathan Deonarine (deonarin_at_netscape.net)
A patch basically gives the maintainers of the project the code I've
written. It is up to them as to whether or not it ever makes it into a
daily build. If you're interested in this feature, ask the maintainers
to review it!
> Is this something that will be in a future daily build? I am one of the ignorant (no comments please) that have no clue how to implement patches.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jonathan Deonarine <deonarin_at_netscape.net>
> Sent: Aug 1, 2004 9:08 PM
> To: rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> Subject: Re: Patch submitted to add id3 tag support to file tree browser
> 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!
> rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se 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
>>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.
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