Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Play songs by tracknum
Re: Play songs by tracknum
From: [IDC]Dragon <idc-dragon_at_gmx.de>
Date: Wed, 3 Mar 2004 11:44:30 +0100 (MET)
> I just wanted to know if anyone knows how to, or would like to be able to,
> play a directory of tunes sorted by artist, tracknum then title.
> I haven't found a way to do this yet. I know this can be achieved with
> playlists, but I haven't found a tool for compiling lists in the order I
> want (any suggestions) and to be honest, I think generating all those
> playlists for achieving a simple sort, would be overkill.
I think most people organize their folders as artist/album/tracks.
> Or maybe everyone simply enjoys listening to their album tracks in
> alphabetical order?
It's very common to have the tracknumber (as two digits) in the filename,
either at the beginning or preceded by the (constant) artist/album info, but in
any case before the title name. So alphabetical sorting gives the correct
order. I have rarely seen different, just the title name would be really
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