ANNOUNCE: Banshee 1.5.0 (aka 1.6 beta 1) Released!


We've released Banshee 1.5.0, aka 1.6 beta 1.  It is the result of six
months of work by more than 30 people.

Note to packagers:  pass  --with-vendor-build-id, see NEWS for details
and updated dependencies.

New Features:
  * Powerful unicode-aware case-insensitive search; i.e. n matches Ñ
and vice-versa
  * Locale-specific, case-insensitive, unicode-aware sorting
  * Artist/album/track sort fields support; i.e. can set artist sort
to "Beatles, The"
  * Separate library locations for Music, Video, and Podcast
  * Creative Commons-aware license column/field
  * Score column/field, automatically updated when played/skipped
  * Beats per minute (BPM) support: column/field, preference to
autodetect library-wide
  * Rhythmbox library/metadata importer

And many, many more, including 165 fixed bugs.

Full release notes:

Download the source code:
sha256sum: 84cc6eccc053164fd16b89ed6c093d7994bb3e888ab5ad2c273bbb43675074e1



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