Banshee by default in Intrepid

Caroline Ford at
Sun Jun 8 19:02:33 UTC 2008

2008/6/8 Sebastian Breier <Sebastian.Breier at>:
> Am Sonntag, den 08.06.2008, 14:43 -0400 schrieb Darren Albers:
>> If we use Banshee we can get rid of Sound Juicer and gain iPod support
>> out of the box.   If we use Banshee we can say to people: "Yes, your
>> iPod or other digital music player will work out of the box.  Just
>> plug it in and go."
> Can't really contribute much, because I only know (and love) rb; Here's
> one thing though: Rhythmbox had CD ripping support out of the box for
> years, since 8.04 it even starts up as default when inserting an audio
> CD instead of Sound Juicer.
> Point is: Sound Juicer could be dropped no matter if we go for rb or
> Banshee. ;)
> (Not that I dislike Sound Juicer. In fact I feel more comfortable with
> it ripping CDs)

I much prefer sound juicer. Rhythmbox's CD ripping is rudimentary. You
can't rip individual tracks and it can't deal with various artists. I
started re-ripping my CD collection and have submitted loads of bugs
against it..


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