Smart Playlists

Seb Ruiz me at
Mon Nov 20 21:59:40 UTC 2006

Yes, the cache should definitely be regenerated when the sources
change. I thought i did this, but i'll look into it again.


On 21/11/06, Peter C. Ndikuwera <pndiku at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Probably should post a bug, logon to IRC, etc (or look at it myself)
> but I'm in a bit of a rush.
> Love the change to dynamic mode Seb - it's much faster - but...
> If I create a smart playlist, say "All R&B Unplayed that was before
> 1999" and append this to a dynamic list that selects 10 songs from
> this smart playlist...
> Then, I decide that I actually want my dynamic playlist to select from
> a NEW playlist "all Rock rated 3.5 stars or more" so I "edit" my
> dynamic playlist and change it's source to this new playlist....
> Because of the caching mechanism you created, I'll have to listen to
> 200 "R&B songs from before 1999" (or press "Repopulate" 10 times)
> before the cache runs out and I get to hear my highly-rated Rock. :-)
> Any possibility of changing the dynamic mode so that it re-caches if
> it's sources change? Or maybe simply if it's edited?
> (Of minor importance would be the case where I change my original R&B
> playlist to songs _after_ 1999 but this is probably harder to detect)
> --
> Peter
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