Version 2.0.0 of PyTone

Release Notes: Besides a major code reorganisation, many new features are included in this release: new lists of all songs and albums as well as the most recently played songs. The currently playing song is now highlighted in the playlist. Support for the new ossaudiodev contained in Python 2.3 has been added. A new config file format allows for easier customization. Multiple instances of PyTone can now be connected via network. Furthermore, many bugs have been fixed, including an oft-reported crash with certain id3 tags containing \0 characters.

Other releases

  •  04 Jun 2009 16:01

    Release Notes: This release contains mostly bug fixes. Mouse support can now be disabled. More audio driver options are allowed.

    •  15 Aug 2007 07:47

    Release Notes: This release adds two more virtual directories, one for all songs which have been played at least once and another one which only displays songs matching a given search string. Song lyrics can be displayed now. A bug in the tag filtering code has been fixed.

    •  01 Aug 2007 11:16

    Release Notes: This release features a complete rewrite of the database layer for improved speed and functionality. More metadata is now stored, including ReplayGain information and song lyrics. Compilations are now grouped separately, as are podcasts.

    •  12 Aug 2006 22:14

    Release Notes: Various bugs were fixed, including a race condition which sometimes prevented PyTone from starting up.

    •  13 Sep 2005 14:55

    Release Notes: This release adds support for nested database filters. Statistical information about the song databases can now be displayed. The size of the database request cache can be customized. A C version of the output ring-buffer has been added. The play speed can now be changed. Various bugs have been fixed.


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