On 09/02/2009 12:25 PM, Brian Blater wrote:
On Tue, Sep 1, 2009 at 3:18 PM, Daniel B.
> On 09/01/2009 10:34 AM, rgheck wrote:
>> On 09/01/2009 10:24 AM, Daniel B. Thurman wrote:
>>> On 08/31/2009 09:13 PM, rgheck wrote:
>>>> I don't know when it started, but as of today, anyway, amarok's
>>>> manager just doesn't work at all. No matter what I do, it won't
>>>> covers. Has amazon changed the API again?
>>> Which version are you talking about?
>> Latest, 2.1.1. Had another reply saying yes, it was dead.
> Ok. I am using v1.4x ported from someone on the
> Internet and Cover Manager does not work either.
Yes, it is broken in v1.4.10 also. There is a patch available, but I
haven't had time to install it. Do a search for
> I hated v2.x due to a different look& feel, limited
> functionality& features but more importantly,
> it killed my gdm. Not very nice.
Let me know how it works for you if you try the patch.
As far as I can tell, the patch does not work for me. I checked
to make sure that the patches were applied (they were), and
clicking on the "Fetch Missing Covers" button, it never found
a single cover image out of 957 missing covers.
I did not install the built amarok in the usual places and
for testing purpose, I tried to run the executable directly
from a terminal window and got:
Amarok: [Loader] Starting amarokapp..
Amarok: [Loader] Don't run gdb, valgrind, etc. against this binary! Use
QLayout "unnamed" added to QVBox "unnamed", which already has a
QLayout: Adding KToolBar/mainToolBar (child of QVBox/unnamed) to layout
QObject::connect: Incompatible sender/receiver arguments
I obtained the patch from:
Maybe you will have better luck than me?