Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 602023
Rhythmbox iPod playlist sync not working
Last modified: 2011-06-27 13:50:21 EDT
Rhythmbox doesn't properly sync with my iPod nano 4G. When I copy music files to the device they generally show up (a few times they've not, but I can't reliably reproduce music not syncing). Playlist modification is spotty at best. Perhaps one in ten times will the playlist modifications actually sync.
I can properly modify playlists via gtkpod, so I presume the issue is with rhythmbox not syncing the iPod database, not the fault of libgpod.
I found a bug in launchpad that seems to describe the problem:
While that bug is mostly useless, it does mention trying gtkpod (and how to make it work). It affects various iPods, not just the 4G.
I've made playlist changes and let rhythmbox sit for several minutes before ejecting it (about 10 mins is the longest I've waited). Waiting doesn't seem to have a noticeable affect on the results of modifying a playlist.
What other information do you need from me to track this down?
also getting this problem under F14 x86_64
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