Help wanted to evolve KDEs music players
Ing. Konrad Renner
konrad.renner at kolabnow.com
Sat Aug 1 16:01:40 BST 2015
With tags you are right, but the use case for ratings is: I rate a file in Dolphin and this rating should also be used in the music player and vice versa.
This would also be useful if there is a multimedia app (maybe a ported Bangarang) which can use the same ratings.
Am 01.08.2015 3:49 nachm. schrieb Stefan Derkits <stefan at derkits.at>:
> On 2015-08-01 08:47, Ing. Konrad Renner wrote:
> > the player (no matter if it is Amarok, JuK or a new one) must be integrated well in Plasma (eg usage of baloo for ratings, tags). If I use Plasma, it does not matter for me if it runs standalone on eg Windows.
> I see a use case for Baloo for finding music files, but probably not for
> ratings & tags. While Tags (if done correctly, for music files this also
> includes Ratings ) could be read by Baloo via the TaglibExtractor of
> KFileMetadata, I heard that those attributes can't be written back to
> Tags by Baloo.
> So what would be the Use Case for write Tags to extended File attributes
> via Baloo instead of correctly writing them via taglib?
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