One Week Search.

This is supposed to be published last week, but…

New Search view of GNOME Music
New Search view of GNOME Music

Last week, I have worked on the advanced search branch of Music. The branch just got merged last Monday, and will be released along Music 3.13.2 on Monday next week.

Update: Got confused on the dates, it should be next, next week. Continue reading One Week Search.


Music: Advanced Search and Remote Resources

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Searching songs in Albums view will not work

My project for Google Summer of Code 2014 is about improving search and adding support for accessing your songs in remote resources. I’ll be working with Sai, where I’ll focus with Advanced Search and Sai will focus on Remote Resources.

So, in this post, I’ll talk mostly about Advanced Search (also known as Global Search). Currently Music uses filtering when you search which presents some problems, like how you need to load all items in a view before searching there and you have to move to a certain view to search songs. Continue reading Music: Advanced Search and Remote Resources