Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: Yet another playlist generator and mp3 renamer
RE: Yet another playlist generator and mp3 renamer
From: Henri DAVID <hdavid_at_mail.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Jan 2003 10:45:04 +0100
> That might be a little problem though.. How do you like to sort your
> playlists.. For example the one at the root with 5000 mp3 files?..
well i sort them in alphabetical order, using path+filename (the whole line)
as key using the Sort function in Minimalistic Build-Environment for win32.
I think it could be possible to sort each generated playlist right after the
prog generated it using a port of unix sort command
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Henri DAVID [mailto:hdavid_at_mail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, January 08, 2003 9:51 AM
> To: rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> Subject: RE: Yet another playlist generator and mp3 renamer
> oh yeah...
> and to be able to sort the playlist would perfect :)
> thanks again !
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se]On
> > Behalf Of Melih ÖZBEK
> > Sent: 08 January 2003 08:10
> > To: 'rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se'
> > Subject: Yet another playlist generator and mp3 renamer
> > Hi,
> > I modified the program so that you can choose to rename mp3s from ID
> > tags, any combination of tracknumber, songtitle, artist, album and
> > year.
> > Note that tracknumber is supported only by newer version of the ID
> > tags.. So if there is no ID tag in the file, it simply skips. Instead
> > of renaming it "15_tracktitle.mp3" it just rename the file
> > "tracktitle.mp3"
> > If there are illegal characters like "\" in one of the ID tag you
> > choose the file is not renamed.
> > I copied 1000 MP3 file to my disk and run the program. It works fine
> > for any combination..
> > I strongly recommend you to backup your files first, then run the
> > program. Because sometimes ID tags are garbage and no undo after
> > renaming files. you may think renaming one directory at a time...
> > Enjoy..
> > You can download the program from
> > http://qv3000MR.virtualave.net/MP3/PlaylistGenerator.zip
> > This is about 1.3 mb (sorry, it must include VB6 runtime dll files)
> > If you believe you installed a vb program before, you might have those
> > big runtime dlls, so you can try
> > http://qv3000MR.virtualave.net/MP3/PLGen.zip
Received on 2003-01-08