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Subject: Re: Album art and special characters

Re: Album art and special characters

From: Chisel Wright <>
Date: Sat, 12 Apr 2008 22:46:00 +0100

On Fri, Apr 11, 2008 at 01:21:21PM +0200, asettico wrote:
> Hi all,
> is it possible to fix following case with no source modification?
> An album title contains some special characters (!, ?), so the file name of
> the related bitmap should contains those characters too, but in FAT32 are
> illegal.
> The only solution that comes in my mind is to remove them by the album
> title, changing its right name. ;-)

I'm a little confused ... how does this affect the album art?

I can't remember exactly what my CD ripper does; it does change some
filenames because of the "dubious" characters in a artist/album/song
What confuses me further is why this is a problem - I have some slightly
renamed files - so I still know what they are - and the correct
information in the ID3 tags.
Chisel Wright
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Received on 2008-04-12

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