Kamion migration and backup tool

Jeff Mitchell kde-dev at emailgoeshere.com
Sun Oct 14 00:14:28 CEST 2007

On Saturday 13 October 2007, Ian Monroe wrote:
> On 10/11/07, Dan Meltzer <parallelgrapefruit at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Would it make sense to use musicbrainz UUID here to identify tracks
> > rather than our own method?  It seems like musicbrainz UUID is become
> > a commonly used method of identifying a unique track, xspf supports
> > it, xesam supports it, and I think some forms of metadata support it.
> XSPF supports anything, its just that the API docs suggest
> musicbrainz's UUID as a possible unique identifier. We could also put
> the checksum that Amarok 1.4 uses internally if we wanted into our
> XSPF's.
> I still don't trust musicbrainz enough, it used to do stuff like hang
> Amarok. And most linux users have musicbrainz without MP3 support.

Since XSPF has been brought up a few times, has the plan to store playlists in 
the database until they are exported changed, for some reason?  AFT won't 
work on playlists without it.


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