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Subject: Re: windows media files
From: Ronald Teune (
Date: 2004-09-03

cat playlist.m3u |grep .mp3 > playlist_mp3.m3u
or maybe just grep playlist.m3u .mp3 > playlist_mp3.m3u

On Thu, 2 Sep 2004 18:55:08 -0400, Ezra <> wrote:

> Hey. Although my music collection consists of almost entirely mp3's, I
> also have about 200 music files that were created by windows media
> player (.wma). When I make a playlist they automatically get put in
> with my mp3's(they are often in the same folder). Since my archos
> cannot play these files it reamains blank for however long the song is.
> It has become a pain to stop whatever I am doing just to change a blank
> song. I know that there is no way to make the archos play wma's, but is
> there a way to make it automatically skip a song that ends in anything
> but mp3? I would hate having to organize my music collection by what
> format it is, that would be very confusing. :)
> --
> ~ _/) ~~
> ~~~~~~~~
> navigare necesse est. (to sail is necessary)
> -Plutarch, 86 A.D.
> _______________________________________________

Ronald Teune
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