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  1. Override artist case rules to enforce canonical spelling [was: Fix OST/O.S.T.]

    As discussed previously...

    Dan Gravell (Founder and programmer, bliss) commented · August 21, 2015 10:37 ·

    Adding every artist name would not scale, so I want to solve this alongside the canonical artist rule. I think I could add a checkbox to the rule saying "if the artist is canonically correct, ignore the case rule".

    That said, OST are an interesting one! http://musicbrainz.org/search?query=OST&type=artist&method=indexed

    Could you add this as a new idea? The same fix can also be applied to album and track names.

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    • Ability to define file permissions for Unix systems

      When Bliss modifies files on a Unix system it sets default file permissions of 644 using whatever owner and group that Bliss is running as. I would like to be able to define what permissions get applied to files, so I don't have to manually alter permissions if I want other users to be able to modify my music files.

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      • The creation of an album catalogue interface

        Having a seperate web page that can view your collection (from chosen location) and browse the album art assigned - from this you can choose to correct artwork through bliss, this would be an excellent way of browsing your collection and correcting artwork once bliss has finished scanning

        8 votes
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        • 8 votes
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          • Add a 'starts with' filter to the artist overview

            The album overview has a 'starts with' filter which enabled you to filter by the start character.

            The same option should be available for the artist overview.

            8 votes
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            • Shrink artwork (due to data size) should be automatic

              When art is too large (in terms of data size) the shrink artwork option is manual, I have to go through each album and click the fix. I'd rather they were all shrunk automatically.

              8 votes
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              • Add album art aspect ratio to compliance

                99.9999% of album art is square as it is from a CD or vinyl cover, which is also square. Some album art online, while valid, is not square. Some are slightly rectangular, having the top and/or bottom slightly trimmed. This is annoying.

                If the cover art system could be told (optionally) to exclude any images that aren't 1:1 aspect ratio (within a certain percentage, say two or three pixels either way), so that all the images you get presented with (and it auto detects while fixing) are square it would overcome the problem.

                The cover art selector could have a…

                7 votes
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                • Explain what directory or file has "No Album Title" when I hit 'why?'

                  I have 12 'uncompliant' objects (albums? songs?) showing on the bliss screen which say 'No Album Title'. There's no explanation under 'why?', and AFAICT, no way to get the actual directory or file name of the offending object. So I have no idea what to fix!

                  7 votes
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                  • In the "Set to" genre fixes, allow multiple genres to be set

                    Being able to tag songs with multiple tags through the UI or automatically.

                    7 votes
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                    • Don't alter the timestamps on the files

                      Bliss alters the timestamp on each file it fixes, this is really unwelcome behaviour. The timestamp is an important part of the metadata and I don't want it altered. I know that it is possible to change the file without altering the timestamp (on NTFS at least), could this feature be added?

                      7 votes
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                      • Date formatting rule (e.g. trim the date field to just the year)

                        It would be helpful if you could force the date field to be just the year - as in, 1997/02/28 to simply 1997

                        7 votes
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                        • Implement styles and moods tagging from Allmusic.com

                          The genre tagging from Allmusic.com is already implemented. Moods and styles would be an awesome addition.

                          6 votes
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                          • Add ability to filter and print the activity log

                            After Bliss has completed its library scan, it would be good to be able to identify those albums which Bliss touched and, more importantly, which ones it didn't (or couldn't).

                            Being able to filter the activity log by "found non-compliant" or "modified" and then printing that filtered list would make it much easier to then go through and manually correct those albums

                            6 votes
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                            • Automatic tag completion

                              I expected Bliss to fix missing tags automatically (genres, years, etc.). I have around 3,000 albums in my library, over 1,000 of which don't have a year. I was surprised that a scan didn't automatically fix this. Instead, I need to go to my "Inbox" and tell it to fix these, but only up to 96 at a time - that's over 100 clicks to fix them all (hardly automated). Can't Bliss be set to automatically fix anything you put in your criteria without so much manual intervention?

                              6 votes
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                              • Individual rulesets for different locations.

                                Since multiple music folders are close to implementation, I want to be able to specify different rulesets for different folders.

                                6 votes
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                                • Support for "wildcard" directory prefix

                                  Support for "wildcard" prefixes to allow for directory structure such as /storage/music/flac & /storage/music/mp3. Pointing Bliss to /storage/music currently generates a Uncompliant file path warning.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • Missing tracks in albums should be detected

                                    Title says it all I think.

                                    BLISS should (optionally) check if an album in a collection is complete or if it's missing songs and possibly even display the missing ones, so I know which ones to buy.

                                    Pretty much like this beets plugin http://beets.readthedocs.io/en/v1.3.19/plugins/missing.html

                                    6 votes
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                                    • mediamonkey like renaming options

                                      Ad if and left statements to renaming would make this just about perfect

                                      example:
                                      $left(\Music\$if(<Album Artist>,$if(<Album Artist>=various,_<Album Artist>,$if(<Album Artist>=techno,_<Album Artist>,$if(<Album Artist>=soundtrack,_<Album Artist>,<Album Artist@1>\<Album Artist>))),<Artist@1>\<Artist>)\$if(<Album>,$if(<Year>,<Year> - )<Album>)\$if(<track#>,<track#> - )<Artist> - <Title>,240)

                                      would produce:
                                      \Music\A\A Perfect Circle\2004 - eMOTIVe\02 - A Perfect Circle - Imagine.mp3
                                      \Music\Z\ZZ Top\1983 - Eliminator\01 - ZZ Top - Gimme All Your Lovin'.mp3
                                      \Music\_Soundtrack\2006 - V for Vendetta\09 - Cat Power - I Found a Reason.mp3
                                      \Music\_Techno\1991 - XL Recordings- The Second Chapter\07 - Cubic 22 - Night in Motion (Original mix).flac
                                      \Music\_Various\2007 - Endzeit Bunkertracks, Act 3 (disc 2- Torture session)\01 - Faderhead - Dirtygrrrls - Dirtybois…

                                      6 votes
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                                      • Use of ORIGINAL Release date instead of Reissue date and Album Label / Publisher

                                        As a long time collector the original release date has always been important to me for at least a couple reasons. Take a jazz artist like Miles Davis as a simple example whose work spans 4 decades. Knowing where a particular album falls historically within his body of work has more relevance / usefulness in my opinion than a reissue date that will continue to change over & over. Additionally, original release dates really help keep things in perspective for those of us that have been listening obsessively for years. It used to be easy to know approximately where music…

                                        6 votes
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                                        • Automatically suggest image files of same folder as cover.

                                          Some covers are hard to locate on the internet in large resolution, but I already have many in a subfolder called 'covers' per album.
                                          Perhaps you can display these covers (the .jpg files wich are in the same folder as the mp3/flac and/or those in a subfolder called 'covers') immediately on the 'choose an alternative' tab.

                                          6 votes
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