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using backup files
« on: April 09, 2014, 12:04:39 »
I've had to reinstall gmusicbrowser. I have a large library (>100K songs) and would like to access old labels etc. I have 'old' files called gmbrc.bak: 47.3 MB backup file and a number of gmrbc.bak.yyyymmdd.xz files.
I have copied these into the 'new' .config/gmusicbrowser folder, but they are not used. How do I 'force' gmusicbrowser to dip into the backups and start from there?

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Re: using backup files
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2014, 10:48:23 »
You can simply rename one of them to gmbrc, (though I wonder why you don't have a gmbrc with the .baks) it should work even if it is compressed (the gmrbc.bak.yyyymmdd.xz are compressed)