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Subject: Re: Song rating/playcount not working?

Re: Song rating/playcount not working?

From: Michiel van der Kolk <>
Date: Fri, 8 Jul 2005 21:36:57 +0200

On Fri, Jul 08, 2005 at 08:08:03PM +0200, Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> On Fri, 8 Jul 2005, Michiel van der Kolk wrote:
> > should probably just hash the first 32kb of the ogg for now,
> >thats better than nothing.
> True, just hashing from the start will be a fair "quick and dirty" approach
> for all songs done with codecs that the script doesn't have code for that
> finds the first sound frame. Good point!
> But still, the script has to include files with common extensions for all
> the codecs that Rockbox happens to support at the moment. That is awkward,
> but I can't think of a way to avoid it. I guess the amount of codecs
> supported will settle soon anyway.
> >All code of it is gpl, i checked recently...
> That is goodness. I think you should mention that in source headers and you
> should include a COPYING file when you distribute it. As the GPL itself
> explains.
> >Should i check it in as source in cvs....? its a lot..
> I don't think everything Rockbox-related has to be added to the Rockbox CVS
> tree, I'm fine with parts being hosted and developed separately.
> But, this tool seems to be the one recommended in the forums and all over,
> and thus people will come to us and ask when they have problems and they
> will report to us when they find bugs. And then it would help if we had
> access to the code so we could fix bugs and add features etc.
Hmm, i wasn't aware of it being recommended in the forums, but yea..
incidentally, the code *is* distributed inside the .jar, so everyone
should have access to the sourcecode... just unpack the .jar with winzip
or the like..

> Daniel Stenberg -- --
> _______________________________________________

Received on 2005-07-08

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