Questions relating to the playing and synchronisation of Podcasts, and software which can be used with Ubuntu to manage and listen to them.

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Define podcast filenames downloaded by Banshee

Is there a way to define alternative filenames for the media files of a podcast downloaded by Banshee? By the default it only uses the filename provided in RSS feed.
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Guayadeque won't allow to me set podcast directory

Every time I set a podcast directory and click "accept" it resets back to (none). I tried searching the internet and the only thing I could find was from the Guayadeque team back in '10 saying to ...
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Can't add podcasts or network streams in VLC Media Player (v 2.0.8): Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on Asus EeePC 1015x

I can't add podcasts (via RSS feed) or network streams in VLC. Also, this is my first post on askubuntu, and I'm still new to Linux, so please me know if I'm not being clear or of any suggestions, ...
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Rhythmbox problem when resuming podcast playback

I use Rhythmbox to manage and download my music podcasts. The problem here is when I'm listening a episode and I have to pause it, then I cannot resume the playback anymore. Play/pause button or ...
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Can podcast feeds be exported from Rhythmbox?

Can podcast feeds be exported from Rhythmbox? I'l like a list of all rss feed addresses that I have subscribed to. Thanks.
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How can I make rhythmbox/gpodder download podcasts into a single folder?

I listen to podcast on my android phone. Since I only listen to podcasts, I want to play a single folder. I am using folderplayer which cannot go into subfolders (at least, I didn't find how to make ...
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How to add BBC podcasts to Rhythmbox?

I copied link address from RSS feed here http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/comedy. Then clicked ADD button in Rhythmbox podcast and added http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/comedy/rss.xml ...
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A script to monitor new files in folder so I can add them to an external XML files

I want to monitor (by cron, I got that part covered :P) new audio files in folders so I can add them toa separate XML files which act as an podcast RSS feed. The file structure looks like this: - ...
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Video-/podcasting setup on Ubuntu

A few friends and I are gearing up to do a video- & podcast, and I was wondering if anyone had tips as to what software to use... I run 12.04 and am responsible for recording, editing and ...
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How to add authenticated podcast feed to rhythmbox

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 with Rhythmbox 2.97. I have an RSS podcast feed that uses HTTP Auth. Adding this URL to Rhythmbox podcast library results in a generic 'Unable to load the feed. Check your ...
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How to transfer podcasts from one computer to another?

I have 6 GB worth Podcasts on my Old computer and I wish to transfer to to my new computer? I know where my podcasts files are stored. How do I copy it to my new computer such that the old podcasts ...
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Miro does not play Flash and HTML5 videos

I wanted to watch the Olympics, so I installed Miro 5.0.2 (49960df1) on Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit. After downloading the Olympics podcasts, I tried to watch the live streams but I was greeted with these ...
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How do I download iTunes podcasts with hpodder or other software?

Well, I want to download some lectures from Itunes.apple.com, and I've found a program called hpodder but I really haven't understood how to use it. Does anyone here know how to ? Or does anyone know ...
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How can I synchronize podcasts using Ubuntu One?

I use Rhythmbox's podcast feature, to automatically download new podcast episodes from feeds which I've subscribed to. I also happen to use Ubuntu on several computers, all synced to the same Ubuntu ...
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Audio player with lyrics loaded from file

I'm looking for an audio player (may be for gnome, kde, xfce, doesn't matter) in which I'd be able to load my own lyrics from a file. I have some language-learning podcasts and would like to have a ...
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Why does a large podcast mp3 file fail to download when using the Ubuntu One Files app for Android? [closed]

I recently wanted to try out Ubuntu One for the first time. As well I installed it on my HTC Hero, and everything seemed to be syncing as it should. I'm a Podcaster by the means of that I want to sync ...
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How to disable automatic download of new podcast episodes in Rhythmbox?

After adding a new podcast to Rhythmbox it starts downloading the newest episode automatically without asking the user for permission. I do find this behaviour pretty annoying especially when you ...
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Is there a podcasts player which remembers the time?

I tried out many different programs like gPodder, Rhythmbox and Banshee, but with none, the program remembers the played time. Is there a player which can do that and download automatically the ...
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What happened to the “Downloaded” filter for podcasts in Banshee? [closed]

In previous versions of Banshee I could limit the view of podcast episodes to those that are already downloaded. In Oneiric (11.10) I do not see this option in Banshee. Where did it go?
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Apply compressor effect to new podcasts automatically?

I want to greatly reduce the dynamic range of certain audio podcasts automatically. The effect needs to be applied to all episodes of some feeds, other feeds don't need this and can be ignored. I'd ...
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Command line podcatcher with per-podcast automatic/nonautomatic download

Is there a command line podcatcher that lets me configure some podcasts to be downloaded automatically and asks before downloading if other podcasts where updated depending on the configuration for ...
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Podcatcher for home server and desktop PC (frontend/backend)

I've got a home server that is always on and online but hasn't got a display. What I'd like to do is the following: The server checks my podcast subscriptions and downloads them in the background. ...
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Update (manage) podcasts on iPhone4

Is there a way I can update (manage) podcasts on my iPhone4 from Ubuntu? What I especially want to do is: - check if new episodes of podcasts are available - download new episodes
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Podcast subscription in Banshee

I have successfully subscribed to the Ubuntu UK Podcast by giving the RSS-link http://feeds.feedburner.com/UbuntuUkPodcastOgg-high?format=xml to Banshee and it works fine. But the same does not work ...
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Banshee podcasts episodes

Recently I have downloaded all the episodes of a podcast to Banshee. I can only see the first couple dozen of them in the player screen, yet if I look in the downloads folder or searched them in ...
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What podcast/streaming tools are available?

I want to be able to do one or all of the followings: Talk to my computer and be heard over a network (Crazy O.o) Live Video Streaming (Watch a Video and share over network) Live Audio streaming ...
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What program should I use to manage an iPod Shuffle (4G)?

I have a nano which I barely ever download anything to and haven't done so recently. I use it mainly for music. I also have the 4G iPod shuffle and that is the thing I have trouble with. I have ...
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How to register downloaded podcast mp3 in Banshee?

I just upgraded to Natty and trying to start using Banshee instead of Rythmbox. I noticed that Banshee put downloaded podcost under Podcast folder. I have a bunch of previously downloaded podcasts by ...
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How to import Rhythmbox podcasts into Banshee?

With Natty, the default music-player changed from Rhythmbox to Banshee. While my music seems to have moved along, the podcasts didn't. I have therefore two questions : How can I listen the podcasts ...
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How to re-download incomplete podcast downloads in Rhythmbox

It seems like Rhythmbox has a bad habit of not downloading some of the podcast files completely: But I don't seem to find the option of re-downloading the episode anywhere. Deleting the episode, ...
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How to create the xml file for podcasting?

I'm interested in podcasting. My only worry is how to create an xml file to give all the information about the audio file.
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MP3 player with good podcast support?

By good podcast support I mean: resuming the audio files where I switched off the player or skipped the file. Synching with my podcatcher (currently I'm using Miro but I could change): deleting ...
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How can I stop banshee from downloading podcasts as 'read only'

When Banshee downloads podcasts to the 'Podcasts' folder, it marks that folder as read only. This is a problem when I want to sync them to my Android smartphone and I am unable to listen to them ...
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Applications to replace iTunes for iPod synchronization?

I need to synchronise my iPod Nano (5th generation) with music and podcasts (video and audio). I can use Rhythmbox for music, but does not seem to work with Podcast. So, what application can I use to ...