[ubuntu-mono] [Bug 504550] Re: Add genre filter pane
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Add genre filter pane
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Status in Banshee Music Player: Confirmed
Status in “banshee” package in Ubuntu: Confirmed
Binary package hint: banshee
Banshe 1.6 Beta 2 (1.5.1)
This is definately a feature request: a genre filter pane.
The preferences window should allow the user to select the panes he wants to be visible. The options would be: Artist, Album, and Genre. Yes, I know we can use the genre: tag in the search field, but this option is in other players (Rhythmbox, iTunes and Songbird come to mind) and is very useful for creating "on-the-fly" playlist (when a user wants to hear to all the songs in a particular genre). Also, artist and album are not enough when the music library goes beyond a few hundreds of songs, and I'm pretty sure that several users fall in this category.
This bug has already been treated there, and even a patch has been developed, then there is no reason why this is not implemented already.
Included is a (not so good) mockup of what I'm talking about.
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