Export library does nothing

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graham-h Offline
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If export my music library either to one file or many, nothing seems to be written.

What should happen?
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It is silly, but yes.

The export feature currently only exports previously scraped data, not that derrived fom tags. For example for artists it exports bio, dates and art work locations - the stuff that you can fetch from NFO or online sources. If the artist or album has not been succesfully scraped then it exports nothing. This means that you can't even use it to create blank NFO files for all your artists and album to edit.

But what did you really want to do?
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(2017-02-16 08:38)DaveBlake Wrote:  But what did you really want to do?

I was hoping to get some sample .nfo files to see if it could be a workaround to the lack of role entries for my multi-track FLACs. Is it possible to specify Composer, Conductor, etc in a .nfo?
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It would be nice if it made sample empty NFO files wouldn't it.

But NFO not going to help you with composer etc. Roles are not a property of an artist, but a relationship between artist and song e.g.
Artist A is the conductor of song X,
Artist B is the orchestra playing on song X,
Artist A is the composer of song Y,
Artist A is the "artist" of song Z

An artist can contribute many roles for a song.
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