[mythtv-users] MythMusic smart playlists?
mythtv at dsl.pipex.com
Tue Aug 29 20:26:46 UTC 2006
Paul Harrison wrote:
> Robin Gilks wrote:
>> OK - I've read the code - how the hell do I use them...
>> Just tried this... (SVN 10956)
>> I hit Menu - I can now select Smart Playlists
>> I hit OK - enter smart playlists
>> I hit 2 - New
>> I hit up - get to the catagory box
>> I hit OK - get a catagory dialog
>> I hit up - highlight the catagory name
>> Enter a string ('Stuff' in this case)
>> I hit down - highlight the New Catagory box
>> I hit OK - the dialog closes
>> I hit down - highlight the Title
>> Enter a string ('Test' in this case)
>> I hit down - get to the Match box
>> I hit down - leave match at Any
>> I hit right - several time until I get to Genre
>> I hit down - get to the condition
>> I hit down - leave the condition at equals
>> I hit down - skip over the text input
>> I hit OK - now I've got a list of genre
>> I move down to blues
>> I hit OK - selects blues
>> I hit down - several times to get to Order
>> I hit down - get to the Order box
>> I hit OK - select from the list
>> I hit 1 - a couple of times to add (Artist and Album) to the order
>> I hit 7 - OK the order list
>> So now what - the save button isn't highlighted so I can't do stuff all
>> apart from select Cancel.
>> Have I missed something here or am I supposed to shout plugh and turn
>> round three times? Or is it broken at present? (yes, I have lots of songs
>> in the database in the blues genre!!)
> Looks like something got broke during the DB schema change. It works for
> me on svn from about 3/4 weeks ago but doesn't work on current svn.
> This commit is probably the culprit :-
> It's not working with these fields Artist, Album, Compilation,
> Compilation Artist, Genre and Date Imported.
> It would be a good idea to open a ticket and get this fixed before the
> release of 0.20.
> Paul H.
Never mind try the latest SVN. I think everything is working again - at
least all my smart playlist appear to the working again. The metadata
editor appear to still be broken though.
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