Old 24th January 2006, 15:27   #1
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m3u list

hi,
i want to develop a home server app
one function is of cause making playlists ... i want to use m3u PL... now 2 questions:

whats the meaning of the numbers behind #extinf?

#EXTM3U
#EXTINF:206,Grease
/home/phononet/mp3/Top100/1978 TOP 100/1978-011 - Grease - Frankie Valli.mp3
#EXTINF:215,You Light Up My Life
/home/phononet/mp3/Top100/1978 TOP 100/1978-003 - You Light Up My Life - Debbie Boone.mp3
#EXTINF:254,Baby Come Back
/home/phononet/mp3/Top100/1978 TOP 100/1978-007 - Baby Come Back - Ohio Players.mp3

are are there c++ opensources for m3u PL reader an writer ???

thx 4 answers
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Old 24th January 2006, 15:54   #2
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M3u
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PLS_%28file_format%29
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Old 24th January 2006, 16:03   #3
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The numbers are the length of the song in seconds.

The # is equivalent to a comment, and only players which support ExtendedInfo (eg. tracklength & tag title) will see/read them.

http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=65772
http://www.google.com/search?q=m3u
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