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Subject: Re: Genres redux
From: Fred Maxwell (
Date: 2004-03-26 wrote:

> I have flashed today's daily build and I'm still not showing any genres.
> Jean, Linus said that he tweaked the code so that your test files, generated in MusicMatch, would show genres. What version of MusicMatch are you using? What Archos unit do you have? Is it working for you?
> Any suggestions from anyone, short of re-ripping my entire MP3 collection, would still be welcome . . .

My suggestion would be to strip out all ID3v2.x tags and stick with
ID3v1.1. Everything supports 1.1 and it provides more than enough
information for most users (Songname, Track Number, Artist, Album, Year,
Comment, and Genre).

   Fred Maxwell


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