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Subject: Re: id3 database

Re: id3 database

From: j c <johner81_at_yahoo.co.uk>
Date: 2005-07-15

hi,

do i need the AS package or MSI? when i originally
downloaded the perl program i just went to a link &
pressed 'go'.

jc

--- Matt Swieboda <meswhitesox3@hotmail.com> wrote:

> > at the moment when i select id3database it comes
> up
> > blank.
> >
> > i've put the latest vorbiscomm.pm, songdb.pl &
> > makedb.bat files into the rockbox directory.
> > i've double clicked on makedb.bat - it runs for
> just a
> > fraction of a second (i have 16000 tracks so i
> think
> > that cant be right).
>
> Yes, it usually takes about 5 to 10 minutes for me
> and I have 850 songs...
> It runs so quickly because I think it stops when it
> realizes there is no
> perl, or an outdated version
>
> > should there be perl58.dll & perl.exe files in
> rockbox
> > too as they are there on my unit?
> > do i need to load a newer version of pearl on my
> pc?
> > if so which version do i select from the web site
> & do
> > i /how do i uninstall the old version?
>
> Do not use those Perl files, delete them, then try
> it again. If it still
> doesn't work you either don't have Perl installed on
> your computer, or do
> not have an effective version. To get one use the
> link provided in the
> TagDatabase Wiki page. Or, you could try doing it
> the Java way. It is all
> explained in the Wiki page, I suggest you check it
> out.
>
> - M.E.S. White Sox 3
>
>
>
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