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Subject: Re: Enqueing all types.

Re: Enqueing all types.

From: Michael Hentschel <>
Date: Fri, 19 Dec 2003 16:54:16 +0100

Sounds good. Would encoding into the id3 tag require some kind of special
id3 editor or could this be done in, say, winamp or so? I'm no id3 expert,
so I only know those "normal" parameters like title, artist, etc.


> Easy. When an mp3 is loaded, read it's associated cfg file, if any. To
> associate cfg files to mp3s, we could:
> look for a .cfg in the same directory with the same file name as the
> or
> look in the mp3's id3 information for the file name of the .cfg, or
> directly encode configuration options in an id3 tag.
> If we did not find a .cfg associated with the file, we'd look for a .cfg
> the directory with the same name as the directory; we could keep ascending
> to parent directories until we found a .cfg (and obviously this would
> benefit from intelligent "caching", or really remembering whether we'd
> already looked above a certain directory).
Received on 2003-12-19

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