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Subject: Re: File Sorting

Re: File Sorting

From: Jeff Waltzer <>
Date: Mon, 12 May 2003 09:15:22 -0700 (PDT)

  Anybody know of a program to move playlists around that fixes the paths
inside the playlist as its moved?

--- Mike Holden <> wrote:
> Gonz said:
> > HI, been thinking about this one for a while.How hard would it be to
> > sort out a list of files so that a playlist file is at the top? I dont
> > know how other people layout there directory structure, but i just
> have
> > Root/Artist/Album/xxx.mp3.At the moment i have to search through the
> > files until i find the playlist.
> > I did make a directory that just had playlists in it and remade the
> > playlists on the pc, but i didnt want to do that with everything thats
> > on the archos.
> > What do you think?
> I address this by having an /mp3/ directory in the root directory, which
> contains all my MP3 files split under /mp3/Artist/Album/xxx.mp3. The
> playlists all include the mp3/ part of the filename, so that the root
> folder contains playlists, an "mp3" directory, and a "stuff" directory
> (for any other stuff), plus the obligatory .rockbox directory. I use a
> ripper program that is able to be configured to map to this setup. Keeps
> the clutter down, and works for me.
> --
> Mike Holden
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