MetaData / Audio Files Problems (Bug?)

Andrew Jarrett jarrett.andrew at
Tue Nov 20 13:36:33 UTC 2007

On 11/20/07, Richard <cms0009 at> wrote:
> 7.10 gusty,(kubuntu) there seems to be something odd,
> or a setting is not turn on.
> Problem:
> First--> when dragging a .flac file to the desktop it will display its
> meta-data ( NO Problem ) However, it will not play (in preview mode) when
> holding the mouse over the .flac. (BUT) put the .flac inside a folder,
> on the desktop it plays and shows all metadata. ( Very ODD)
> Why doesn't it play on the desktop ?

Perhaps it won't play because the _file manager_ allows for "previews"
and you are not viewing the file on your desktop through the file
manager?  Try opening up D3lphin (or whatever file manager you use),
then navigate to your desktop folder and see if it will preview for


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