Rhythmbox 0.9.6 review

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Rhythmbox is an integrated music management application, originally inspired by Apple's iTunes. Rhythmbox is free software, design

License: GPL (GNU General Public License)
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Developer: The GNOME Project
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Rhythmbox is an integrated music management application, originally inspired by Apple's iTunes.

Rhythmbox is free software, designed to work well under the GNOME Desktop, and based on the powerful GStreamer media framework.

Here are some key features of "Rhythmbox":
Easy to use music browser
Searching and sorting
Comprehensive audio format support through GStreamer
Internet Radio support

GStreamer 0.8 or Xine

What's New in This Release:
fix DAAP seeking (Jonathan Matthew: #330410)
display track numbers in playlists too (Alex Lancaster: #329986)
retrieve playlsit and audio folder information from HAL (Jonathan Matthew: #333845)
make search box coloured when active (Nguy?»…n Th??i Ng?»?c Duy: #344416)
improve ID3 tag writing (Jonathan Matthew, James Livingston)
load local cover art, and large improvements to plugin (Ed Catmur, Peter: #345688)
build fixes: Solaris (Brian Cameron: #345673)
Store MusicBrainz track IDs in the DB (St??le Lyngaas: 343491)
fix some i18n issues (Nguy?»…n Th??i Ng?»?c Duy: #345286)
add gnome-keyring support to DAAP (James Livingston, Jonathan Matthew: #330346)
allow hiding of plugins and disabler per-user plugins (James Livingston: #349395)
plugin improvements (James Livingston, Jonathan Matthew)
HTTP proxy-related fixes/improvements (Jonathan Matthew: #345712, #345895)
drag-and-drop improvements (James Livingston: #337657)
importing fixes (Ed Catmur, Jonathan Matthew)
add "property changed" signal for dbus clients (Jonathan Matthew: #332461)
turn CD burning into a plugin (William Jon McCann: #344300)
turn audio CD support into a plugin (James Livingston: #349415)
LIRC plugin fixes (Jonathan Matthew)
improve database thread usage
make DB handle unknown entry-types (Jonathan Matthew: #330226
improve plugin debug output, and bindings (James Livingston)
improve "import errors" and "missing files" source (William Jon McCann: #346800)
fix many memory leaks (William Jon McCann: #347446, #347446, #347446, #347446)
use GMapperFiles for DAAP transfers, fixing some iTunes clients (Jonathan Matthew: #330410)
add support for alternate playlists files (Alex Lancaster: #343659)
handle transparent panels correctly (DanWinship: #348208)
fix playlists subset searching (Jonathan Matthew: #348617)
make iradio playlists handling better (Jonathan Matthew: #347097)
use GOption instead og popt (William Jon McCann: #346930)
remember visibility for remote files, as well as local ones (James Livingston)
be smarter about creating podcast file names (Jonathan Matthew: #330766, #321991)
allow multiple selections in the Import Folder dialog (Christian Becke: #351414)

Plus the usual assortment of bug fixes, performance and memory improvements, and minor features.

Updated Translations

bg Rostislav Raykov
ca Jordi Mallach
de Daniel Schindler, Hendrik Brandt
el Kostas Papadimas, Dimitris Glezos
en_GB David Lodge
es Francisco Javier F. Serrador, Mar?­a Majadas
eu Inaki Larranaga
fi Ilkka Tuohela, Tommi Vainikainen
fr Ha??kel Gu?©mar, Damien Durand
gl Ignacio Casal Quinteiro
hu Gabor Kelemen
it Guilherme de S. Pastore
lt ??ygimantas Beru??ka
lv Raivis Dejus
mk Jovan Naumovski
ne Pawan Chitrakar
nl Tino Meinen
sv Fredrik Tuomas
th Theppitak Karoonboonyanan
vi Clytie Siddall
zh_CN Funda Wang
zn_HK Abel Cheung
zn_TW Abel Cheung

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