Re: [Rhythmbox-devel] =?iso-8859-1?q?question=3A_i_moved_my_music_lib?= =?iso-8859-1?q?rary=09folder=09but_them_all_my_points_or_stars_for_my_son?= =?iso-8859-1?q?gs_disappeared=2E?=

On Tuesday, 5 February 2008, Matt Novenstern wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-02-05 at 00:12 +0100, Tino Meinen wrote:
> > This sounds like perfect material to develop a plugin for just this
> > problem (moving files and updating the database).
> >
> > Any aspiring plugin writers willing to tackle this?
> >
> > Tino Meinen
> Are we talking about an iTunes-like music management system that
> rearranges tracks based on tags?  Or just something to move the whole
> library somewhere?  If it's just to move the library, having  a whole
> plugin for it seems excessive, since people will probably use it once at
> most.
> -Matt

which is why i removed an equivalent question from my earlier email. however, 
it may seem to make sense to ship a script that does this (maybe even better, 
a UI) with RB. rhythmbox-move-library would read the current library location 
from gconf, provide a destination chooser (which should test permissions 
before allowing to continue) and then mv (or, if not on the same file system, 
cp -r and rm -r) the files and sed the xml. i have no experience whatsoever 
with GUI building, but would be willing to assist any way i can (test, 


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