Rhythmbox - using and editing Comment tag
I am using a (sequence of) scripts to massage and tag some mp3 files
prior to adding them to rhythmbox.
In particular I am using eyeD3 to add tags, including comments.
But rhythmbox seems to behave very intermittently;
I created a blank mp3 file, added a comment to it:
eyeD3 --remove-all eg.mp3
eyeD3 -c "eng::harry" eg.mp3
I then dropped this into an empty rhythmbox;
This display correct with a "harry" comment, on exit the rhythmdb.xml
So far, so good.
I then (in a restarted rhythmbox) edited the comment to be "harry2",
and confirmed (by re-opening the edit dialog) that this had "taken".
Exiting and checking, I found that rhythmdb.xml
and that running eyeD3 on the mp3 showed
Comment: [Description: Comment] [Lang: XXX]
All looking good.
But on re-starting rhythmbox, and opening the properties dialog
yet again, it shows NO COMMENT.
Worse, on exiting from this run of rhythmbox, the
rhythmdb.xml shows NO COMMENT.
Since I am presently using the comment box to hold episode
synopses of radio programs, this is "unfortunate".
Description: Ubuntu 12.10
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