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Unable to use Musicbrainz with EAC under Wine

Hi,

I just grabbed EAC v1.5, which I understand has a built-in Musicbrainz metadata plugin. However, when I went to set that up, I was unable to find it at all; the only option available was the built-in freedb.org server, which... well. Bit tragic, really.

I don't know if this is because I'm running it under Wine, or if I'm just being really stupid, but any help would be greatly appreciated. I would have asked in the EAC support forums, but apparently that's down.

Thanks!

Re: Unable to use Musicbrainz with EAC under Wine

Reply #1
In the Windows installer the plugins are offered as optional (via check-boxes) so it is possible not to install them.
Most of the plugins require at least .net 2.0 (included in 3.5).
korth

Re: Unable to use Musicbrainz with EAC under Wine

Reply #2
I've ensured that the plugins are (supposed to be) installed with everything else, and .NET 2.0 is installed in the prefix as well.

Re: Unable to use Musicbrainz with EAC under Wine

Reply #3
Hi,

I just grabbed EAC v1.5, which I understand has a built-in Musicbrainz metadata plugin. However, when I went to set that up, I was unable to find it at all; the only option available was the built-in freedb.org server, which... well. Bit tragic, really.

I don't know if this is because I'm running it under Wine, or if I'm just being really stupid, but any help would be greatly appreciated. I would have asked in the EAC support forums, but apparently that's down.

Thanks!

Same here: the Musicbrainz en Cuetools plugins doesn't work in EAC via Wine (never did), although they are installed. Therefore I assume this is a Wine issue.

 
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