Changes mainly of interest to MusicBrainz Users
Bug #874401 has been fixed. This bug meant that when you added
“Various Artist” albums, any sortnames you specified for new artists
were ignored. Now you can specify both the name and sortname as
you create the artist, as you’d expect.
Changes mainly of interest to MusicBrainz Programmers
Web service changes: release dates, and release type and status have been
added to the QuickTrackInfoFromTrackId query. This query uses
the same RDF prepresentation that the GetAlbumFromGlobalId function
returns. This query will be deprecated for the next version of the web
service; the QuickTrackInfoFromTRMId function has also been
Changes mainly of interest to MusicBrainz Server Programmers
We’re switching over to use
Memcached for our cacheing
implementation (after a short spell with Cache::SizeAwareFileCache at the
last release). Of course this means you’ll probably want to install
Memcached on your machine if you want to run a MusicBrainz server.
Some obsolete cleanup scripts have been ditched, and “RemoveBadTOCs.pl” has
been completely rewritten (and renamed).
_FindFreeDBEntry has been removed – it wasn’t used any more, and if
we had happened to invoke it there was a nasty bug in there waiting to bite,
which would have caused data corruption of the TOC table.
Bugs and RFEs Closed
- 874401 VA Add album doesn't create sortnames
- 905237 Python binding are not where the download page says they are
- 697100 during freedb import (submission)
- 905755 Localise google search link