'Song Lyrics' plugin doesn't save the location of the lyrics folder

Bug #846110 reported by Federico Vera on 2011-09-09
This bug affects 9 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
rhythmbox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Activate the 'Song Lyrics' plugin -> 'Preferences'
In here, the 'Browse' button doesn't work, and manually written paths are not saved.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: rhythmbox 2.90.1~20110908-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-10.16-generic 3.0.4
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-10-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 1.22.1-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
Date: Fri Sep 9 20:38:44 2011
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Beta amd64 (20110901)
SourcePackage: rhythmbox
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Federico Vera (fedevera) wrote :
Alain (alauzon) wrote :

I've got the same problem. Also, for me, it never ever find any lyrics form any sites. I have manually checked for a tune that is on the astraweb.com website.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. The issue you are reporting is an upstream one and it would be nice if somebody having it could send the bug to the developers of the software by following the instructions at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bugs/Upstream/GNOME. If you have done so, please tell us the number of the upstream bug (or the link), so we can add a bugwatch that will inform us about its status. Thanks in advance.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
Federico Vera (fedevera) wrote :

This bug is also affecting the current precise pangoline alpha, seeing as Rhythmbox is now the default player, this issue is a bit more important.

ubuntu 11.10. amd-64

Also when You put lyrics path with dconf editor. You see the correct path into rhythmbox, Put still it does not read any already avbl lyric or insert new ones

Federico Vera (fedevera) wrote :

Current trace of this bug:

** (rhythmbox:14793): CRITICAL **: syncdaemon_folder_info_get_subscribed: assertion `SYNCDAEMON_IS_FOLDER_INFO (finfo)' failed
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/rhythmbox/plugins/lyrics/LyricsConfigureDialog.py", line 109, in choose_callback
AttributeError: 'LyricsConfigureDialog' object has no attribute 'dialog'

hurelhuyag (hurelhuyag) wrote :

I have same problem but. dconf editer solved. thanks

Martin Vogel (marvodor) wrote :

Since I wrote the absolute path of the lyrics folder with dconf-editor into org.gnome.rhythmbox.plugins.lyrics all lyrics are correctly stored into this folder.

Thank you, Christophe!

Ubuntu 12.10/64 bit, Rhythmbox 2.97

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. We are sorry that we do not always have the capacity to look at all reported bugs in a timely manner. There have been many changes in Ubuntu since that time you reported the bug and your problem may have been fixed with some of the updates. It would help us a lot if you could test it on a currently supported Ubuntu version. When you test it and it is still an issue, kindly upload the updated logs by running apport-collect <bug #> and any other logs that are relevant for this particular issue.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for rhythmbox (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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