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Sharing music with a samba share fails between two ubuntu computers

I have two Ubuntu 13.10 desktop computers on a same WLAN. I have setup a Samba share of the Music directory of the computer 1. I mount the Music directory as a Samba share in the computer 2. I can ...
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1answer
39 views

Media player that can be told what tracks I want to skip

Some tracks in my music library only consist of introductory talk and things like that I usually want to skip. Is there a media player that can be taught to not play certain tracks, either using ID3 ...
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138 views

How to work ipod with ubuntu 13.10, do I need to format?

I had to switch to ubuntu after windows 8 basically blocked itself out on christmas day but since then I haven't able to add music to my ipod, it's even made some songs not play thought that might be ...
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194 views

mp3 playback crackles/pops and sometimes squelches in Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit

Same issue in Banshee, Rhythmbox, VLC, and even some (but not all) videos from YouTube, etc. in Chromium. It seems to be strongly related to how many other things are happening on my computer - the ...
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0answers
338 views

Plugins for Banshee/Rythmbox for Groove Shark

What I really would like to know is is there a plugin or app that allows me to use grooveshark sans browser (eg. in banshee/rythmbox/external app) I already read this question: Any Rhythmbox plugin ...
4
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1answer
1k views

Does RhythmBox have any command line interface or method of interprocess communication?

I'd really like to communicate with rhythmbox with a web server so I can remotely change the music playing from my smartphone. Is there a command-line interface for rhythmbox to do things like ...
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2answers
2k views

What music player works with ipod nano 7th generation?

Does anyone know of a music player that supports the ipod nano 7g? I know amarok doesn't, and I haven't had any success playing around with rhythm box or banshee. Any suggestions for how to get these ...
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2answers
348 views

Music player that supports multiple genres

Is there a music player for Ubuntu that either supports multiple genres or has a plug-in to support them? Say I have a song with the genre "Metal/Instrumental" (the separator isn't really important). ...
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1answer
1k views

rhythmbox won't play radio stations from 13.04

It has been a long time since I last tried, but Rhythmbox won't play the radio stations that used to play perfectly well. I haven't tried for > 6 months. The station I want to hear is ...
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1answer
162 views

How to set iPod tracks to remember playback position

I've tried using Banshee, Amarok, and Rhythmbox, and so far I've been unable to set the "Remember Playback Position" property of some files. In iTunes this was done through the "Get Info" menu but I ...
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3answers
2k views

Alternatives to Rhythmbox to record Streaming Audio

I always have been able to record streaming radio using Rhythmbox, until now. As already reported, there is a bug with 13.04. I tried Banshee. There is also a bug with that, which has been reported. ...
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208 views

No internet radio for normal user in rhythmbox or banshee (root OK)

I am a long time user of Ubuntu and using banshee and/or rhythmbox for listening to internet radio. Since my upgrade to 13.04, neither banshee nor rhythmbox are able to play internet radio as a ...
2
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1answer
140 views

Why does Ubuntu Music Lens display only a few songs and albums?

The Ubuntu Music Lens displays just a few songs and albums of my music collections. For example the lens displays just 44 albums but it should be 200 albums. If I type the name of the song or album in ...
2
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0answers
103 views

Music lags/ hiccups when I seek using any Banshee or Rhthmbox

I have been using Linux for years now and this has never been a problem. but on my latest system [Ubuntu 12.10 with Gnome Classic Session] It has been.. hiccuping is the best I can describe it. It ...
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0answers
247 views

How do I import a large music collection hosted on a smb share?

I'm trying to stream music from a CIFS share hosted on a local FreeNAS server, other Windows based PCs will also be streaming music from this share. This share is currently around 50GB and will only ...
1
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1answer
338 views

Mediamonkey ratings imported into Rhythmbox/Banshee/Quod Libet

I recently made a complete shift from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 12.04. Everything went smoothly until I scanned my music files in some of the Ubuntu players... All of my ratings added in Windows, using ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I replace Rhythmbox with Banshee?

I have just upgraded to 12.04 and I'm not happy that the integrated music player is once again Rhythmbox. I much prefer Banshee and would prefer to have it as the default music player in the same ...
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0answers
61 views

How can I sync my new iPad on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I sync with my iPhone 4 and iPad? I use Ubuntu 12.04 and I would like to add some songs and videos. I installed libimobiledevice, I can transfer songs to my iPad ...
4
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1answer
315 views

How can I synchronise play counts between Banshee and Rhythmbox

I want the play counts for songs in my Rhythmbox library to be the same as the play counts in my Banshee library (and vice versa). How can I do this?
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1answer
420 views

Set Default music player to Banshee, yet it's still Rythmbox?

I kind of have two questions, that tie into each other. I want to set Banshee as the default music player. It seems simple enough. Go to "systems settings > Details > Default Applications" and ...
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1answer
273 views

No media player working except VLC by an ordinary user

I am using ubuntu 12.04 64 bit on my machine. Now a days as anormal user whenever I try to play any media player on my system except VLC, the system simply hangs for about 10-15 minutes and throws an ...
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1answer
394 views

Miro Guide or Ubuntu music store wouldnt open in Banshee

I am using ubuntu 12.04, I recently updated from the 11.10 version. The Miro guide or the Ubuntu music store wouldnt open in Banshee or Rhythmbox music player. it always leaves the following message: ...
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2answers
1k views

Philips GoGear detected by Rhythmbox but not Banshee

I got a Philips GoGear Vibe and wanted to use it in Ubuntu 12.04. I was also using Banshee instead of Rhythmbox, and wanted to keep doing that. The problem is that Banshee doesn't detect the device, ...
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2answers
662 views

Unable to reset default from Rhythmbox to Banshee since 12.04

Since 12.04 update when I click on my favorite radio on this page http://www.originalsamplesloops-and-music-online.com/musique.informatique/les_radios_de_la_guadeloupe.html it no longer works when I ...
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1answer
261 views

Open a song in Rhythmbox without importing it?

I have just upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04 so I have Rhythmbox installed by default. I don't mind to much, however I miss one thing from Banshee: "file system queue". In Banshee, I had the option not to ...
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3answers
8k views

iPhone sync problems in ubuntu 12.04

Since upgrading top 12.04, neither rhythmbox nor banshee can detect any of the songs on my iPhone3. Neither can sync with the iPhone either. Banshee just says "preparing to sync" for ever. Rhythmbox ...
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2answers
2k views

Banshee sound menu integration in 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove players I don't use from the sound indicator? So since they decided to switch back to Rhythmbox as the default music player, Rhythmbox turned out to ...
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1answer
803 views

why jamendo is off stores of music player banshee and rhythmbox and how can i add jamendo to the stores?

jamendo is open music platform for artists and listers, i know that debian was on jamendo on the stores on rhythmbox by default, and also ubuntu use to have so why is not been there anymore on ubuntu ...
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0answers
57 views

Why is ubuntu replacing Banshee with Rhythmbox in 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Rhythmbox becoming the default (again)? Is is because of mono thing? Is it the GTK3 support thing? Or i dont know... What value Rhythmbox (replacing Banshee) ...
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0answers
187 views

will Canonical still be splitting revenue from Ubuntu One Music Store in 12.04? [closed]

With the release of 12.04, Ubuntu will be moving back to Rhythmbox as the default music player. Will Canonical still give Banshee a share of revenue from Ubuntu One Music Store purchases made using ...
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2answers
186 views

is there a way to put basic banshee controls in the top bar of unity?

Im looking for a way to put basic controls like pause, play, and skip to the top taskbar (the area which displays the time, battery, mail, titles of pages in chrome...) or some other convenient way to ...
2
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2answers
1k views

Streaming a playing song to other users via Banshee or Rhythmbox

Is there a way to stream to my friends the song I am listening to in banshee or rhythmbox. I am not only asking for the ability to show what song I am listening to which works already by activating ...
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1answer
251 views

Problem with Saving metadata of audio files with id3tool

I have a music file mp3 for which I tried to change its meta data (album) using id3tool . However when I see in banshee or rhythm box its still showing the old name only (After rescanning library ...
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0answers
150 views

Why was Rhythmbox replaced with Banshee? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Banshee becoming the default? What was the reason for this replacement?
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1answer
1k views

Creative Zen does not work in Banshee or Rhythmbox

Neither Banshee nor Rhythmbox will see files on Creative Zen. Right Clicking on Zen Player and selecting "properties" causes both Banshee and Rhythmbox to exit. All MTP plugins & libraries seem ...
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4answers
3k views

How to migrate from Banshee to Rhythmbox?

As it has been decided, Ubuntu Precise 12.04 will feature Rhythmbox as the default music player. I am aware, that it does not mean that I will not be able to use Banshee, nevertheless I would like to ...
21
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4answers
10k views

Why is Rhythmbox becoming the default (again)?

So, it seems with 12.04, they're switching back to Rhythmbox, after switching from Rhythmbox a year ago. I don't get why. They say that it's because of a blocking bug in GTK3# (if I understand that ...
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2answers
1k views

Rhythmbox and Banshee do not start anymore

I searched a little and tried your topic Banshee isn't starting anymore, but I still had no success yet. So I will explain my problem shortly and then post the error-messages: Both players worked ...
6
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1answer
398 views

Disable compression for ReplayGain in Banshee

In Rhythmbox it's possible to disable compression for ReplayGain by unchecking a box in the settings of its ReplayGain plugin. The option is described like the following: It provides configuration ...
2
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2answers
954 views

Rhythmbox missing japanese/chinese/korean characters in the song titles

I've got in the database several japanese/chinese/korean song that are shown with "random" characters (I think I should install a language package... but I don't know which one).
2
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1answer
833 views

Sound doesn't work in Unity, but does in Ubuntu Classic

I recently updated to 11.04, and it seems rhythmbox broke for me in the update, as well as the new default, banshee. When I try to play a song, the play button changes to a pause button, but nothing ...
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3answers
858 views

LastFM no longer free?

LastFM used to allow listening without a subscription within Rhythmbox (and still does in Ubuntu 10.10), their website suggests this still ought to be the case (at least for those of us in the UK, US ...
2
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1answer
2k views

How do I add the default radio stations from Rhythmbox into Banshee?

With the change from Rhythymbox to Banshee there are no default radio stations in 11.04. What are the default stations from 10.10 and how do I add them?
7
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2answers
1k views

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 ...
6
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2answers
1k views

How to import playlists from Rhythmbox into Banshee?

Since Banshee became the default player in Natty, I want to import my playlists from Rhythmbox. Banshee offers an 'import playlists' feature but it does not recognize Rhythmbox's playlists (in folder ...
3
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2answers
627 views

Banshee doesn't support bubble notifications? (libnotify)

I just installed Natty 64 bit. I love those Notify-OSD notifications in Rhythmbox but in Banshee they are not here. I guess that this is because of we can't minimize apps to tray (only to launcher). ...
7
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5answers
4k views

How do I change the Sound Menu's default music player?

I'm running Maverick at the moment and the default music player is Rhythmbox. It interfaces with the panel through the sound menu, so you can see it playing like this: I know that, in Natty, ...
3
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2answers
874 views

How can I make Rhythmbox start playing a radio stream as I log on?

I want to have Rhythmbox start playing a radio stream as soon as I log in. I've tried to run various programs in /usr, including bashnee.desktop, but to no avail.
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1answer
1k views

Rhythmbox playing an .asx internet radio file

I have a problem with playing internet radio. The stream is http://www.daveramsey.com/radio/home/the_dave_ramsey_show_live.asx It plays in google chrome, and VLC but not Rhythmbox. I want it to play ...
3
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2answers
2k views

How to have similar sound quality in Banshee and Rhythmbox (or Totem)?

I am running Ubuntu 10.10 on an Acer Aspire 6390G. With its 5.1 embedded sound system, this laptop is good at playing music using in-built speakers. The soundcard is an HDA-Intel ALC888. When I use ...