Search Tool - Search by Genre
|Status:||Closed||Start date:||August 05, 2012|
Hello, since v3.3 it's no longer possible to search the library by genre (i.e. in Search Tool, typing "Rock" would return "Genre: Rock" and then you could double-click that to create a playlist of all Rock songs in your library).
I like to have tabs for each genre of music, and when I add music of a particular genre to the library, I would like to easily update that genre's tab by searching for that genre. Importing/Exporting playlist files everytime or sorting library by genre and manually selecting the songs everytime is rather cumbersome.
Ty devs, for this awesome XMMS successor :)
search-tool: Various improvements:
- Support searching by genre again (Closes: #158)
- Prioritize search results with more entries (Closes: #396)
- Limit displayed search results to 20
- Add a label indicating when search results have been hidden
- Remove useless "Unknown Artist" and "Unknown Album"
- Remove redundant results for artists with only one song
- Perform search immediately if Enter is pressed before timeout fires
- Fix unstable sort order for songs with the same title