[lug] random album mp3 player

Tony Dyson the_anorak at worldnet.att.net
Sat Nov 9 23:11:05 MST 2002

Scratch that idea. It just seems to create a list of all the tracks in 
all the .m3u files.

Tony Dyson wrote:
> AFAIR xmms will play from an ".m3u" file. You could try creating one for 
>  a selection of albums & see if it will play them randomly.
> Ben Luey wrote:
>> This is probably a ridiculously easy question. How do I play a random
>> album from my mp3 collection? Xmms and Zinf (formerly freeamp) will 
>> sort a
>> playlist randomly, but I want to randomize by album, not by track /
>> individual file. Or, if it could select a random playlist, I could make a
>> play list for each album. This seems like an easy task -- can xmms or 
>> zinf
>> do this?

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