Ymuse version 0.22 Xylophone is released.
Ymuse is a snappy and convenient Music Player Daemon client application.
New version highlights:
- A new muse icon (#79)
- Support for drag-n-drop in the Queue (#34)
- Support for single-track repeat (#76)
- German translation (#68)
- Allow adding/replacing of all tracks in the Library from the Files context menu (#69)
- Remove warnings about non-existent or empty config file (#70)
Now a bit more details on the above.
The icon also unambiguously hints at the author by the means of the letter
It used to be a common request that Ymuse should support drag-n-drop. Its implementation was, however, a bit tricky due to the lack of proper documentation on the matter, especially when it comes to the combination of GTK, Go, and gotk3.
As for dragging multiple tracks, Ymuse is still waiting for a hero (or my free time).
Also being a commonplace feature for an audio player, single-track repeat leverages the two separate MPD options:
single. To keep the UI plain and simple, I decided to combine them into one by adding a third state to the Repeat button:
Refer to the application page to learn how to install it. ■