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Steve Collier
2004-10-30, 19:48
kdf wrote:
> rescan simply reloads the stored cache. thus, it would never
> grab new data.
> new rips should show up by browsing music folder to the new folder or new
> content. this has worked for me under most builds. the scheduled
> rescan, is a
> cache wipe.

Might be a good idea to rename rescan in the user interface, then - sounds a
bit misleading if it's just reloading a cache.

kdf
2004-10-31, 02:17
Quoting Steve Collier <steve.collier (AT) halden (DOT) net>:

> kdf wrote:
> > rescan simply reloads the stored cache. thus, it would never
> > grab new data.
> > new rips should show up by browsing music folder to the new folder or new
> > content. this has worked for me under most builds. the scheduled
> > rescan, is a
> > cache wipe.
>
> Might be a good idea to rename rescan in the user interface, then - sounds a
> bit misleading if it's just reloading a cache.
>

feeel free to file an enhancement request with your suggestions on
bugs.slimdevices.com

-kdf