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Music: Advanced Search and Remote Resources

Screenshot from 2014-05-10 19:33:26
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

GNOME Music: Notifications, Search and Playlists

The notifications, search and playlists features are now usable and almost complete, so I added a new package to our openSUSE Build Service repositories. We are not sure yet if it would make it to 3.10 cycle (because the UI and String freezes are already in effect), but we really hope so.

Here’s the overview of the status of these three features. Continue reading GNOME Music: Notifications, Search and Playlists