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The problems are especially noticeable while trying to use the search box.
It makes playing the music you love and discovering new music easier than ever before - and it looks good doing it! This release is marked by improvements, corrections and polishing of nearly all Amarok features.
Everybody is encouraged to test this beta release thoroughly so that we can release rock-solid Amarok 2.9 final.
Amarok uses an embedded My SQL database to manage music collections.
If you don’t want to dump all your local hard drive with large volume of music files and wish to manage your music collections with an external database, then Amarok has a option for that too.
Music from Soundcloud and is available in the Internet tab in the sidebar, as well as any songs you've uploaded to Google Drive.
Clementine will also now show moodbars for the music you play from your local disc. This release adds Spotify, Grooveshark and SKY.fm/Digitally Imported support.
In this article, let us see how to manage music collections with external My SQL database. In the database section click on Use external My SQL database checkbox.
It will work on all platforms that supports My SQL. Install My SQL If you haven’t installed My SQL before, install it use the following command: Enter password: Welcome to the My SQL monitor. Your My SQL connection id is 42 Server version: 5.5.31-0ubuntu0.13.04.1 (Ubuntu) Copyright (c) 2000, 2013, Oracle and/or its affiliates. Oracle is a registered trademark of Oracle Corporation and/or its affiliates. Enter the My SQL server IP Address, user and database details and click the Apply button.
--- After upgrading everything from Testing to Unstable, Amarok cannot use the music collection anymore.