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3rd Party Plugins - (fb2k) / Re: foo_musicbrainz
Last post by MordredKLB -
It already is though:
%date% should be the original date, is it?

No need to go as extreme as the ID3 standard, which was written so as to put the recording date in those tags (that is information often not even available anymore).

In the datagrid "Date" is the date of that release (the "release-event" in musicbrainz terms). When you select a row, what will be written to the tags for %date% is again the date of that specific release, and %original release date% is the earliest release event for any release in that musicbrainz release group.

The datagrid needs to be sorted that way otherwise (in the example of the first Black Sabbath album) you'd have 30 releases all with a date of 1970 and no way to easily tell which was the 2016 Warner remaster. I'm going to add an option to always write "original release date" into the %date% field though as lots of people probably want that and don't want to copy/paste the fields manually.
Audio Hardware / Re: Seeking advice on new active speakers
Last post by punkrockdude -
Wait wait! The two of you assume a lot of things from one claim. Who said that we did not "fix" the sound later on? Who said what we listened to a final mix? Who said that the person recording didn't learn the sound of the speaker as the process went on?

Chill is what I think you two should do considering you painting a whole fictional story about incompetence etc.

P.S. Just because a speaker or microphone has a linear frequency response doesn't mean that the sound is comfortable to listen to and that can affect sound sculpturing decisions.
Support - (fb2k) / Re: Pop-up message windows in F2000 1.6.5 are in fixed position.
Last post by MLP51 -
Think this might be related. Several instances were fixed but several issues remain with modals opening in the upper-left.

Thank you!
Exactly it is! But I read there, it is fixed, while it is not fixed.

Strange, because I moved from version 1.4.x direct into that fresh new and all is working in old instance (I checked it now).
I must say, also by importing playlists and files it is in upper left corner (as in my picture above).
General - (fb2k) / Re: Help me set up the rename script
Last post by Porcus -
If you are sticking to fb2k to both tag and rename, you can use custom tags. I put the "1994 remaster" in an <ALBUMVERSION> tag, so that <ALBUM> remains Physical Graffiti. For a Bandcamp example, : I correct the date to 2011 and enter "2015 bonus Bandcamp" in ALBUMVERSION.

(ALBUMVERSION because I have seen VERSION being already populated with a particular version of a track, like "remixed by ..." - not from that particular vendor though, it could have been just what some artist put there themselves. Oh, and I also strip "CD1" etc from all album titles.)

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