Re: [Rhythmbox-devel] The concept of following symlinks

On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 13:16 +0800, Thomas Zander wrote:
> cd /path/to/library
> ln -s artist/album/file1.ogg some/path/filename.ogg
> and the file is imported into the RB data base once.
> Example 2:
> cd /path/to/library
> ln -s artist/album artist/album2
> and all the files in artist/album appear twice in the RB data base.
> (Please don't think about the relevance of this example at the moment.
> I just noticed.)
> Is this intentional or is there just no policy how to deal with
> symlinks right now?

That sounds like a bug in the symlink-detecting logic. I'll try to take
a look at it soon, but if you could file a bug at
that will make sure we don't forget about it.


History books in Ireland and Scotland are littered with the 'wrong'
spelling, and there is no law that tells you how to spell whisky. The
Welsh even spell it 'chwisgi', which makes sense after two or three
large ones.

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