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Sync music between Sailfish OS (FP2) and Ubuntu [answered]

asked 2017-06-14 21:00:44 +0200

tva gravatar image

Ahoi Sailors!

I would like to synchronise the music between my Fairphone 2 with Sailfish OS Haapajoki and Ubutnu (16.04 LTS). I' didn't find a proper way/guide.

I don't have a favourite music player so far, I'm just looking for a comfortable way (eg. like you can do it in iTunes).

Do you have any idea? How do you synchronise your music?

Thanks a lot!

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answered 2017-06-14 21:21:35 +0200

atlochowski gravatar image

updated 2017-06-14 21:26:37 +0200

You can sync your music files using rsync.

If you don't like terminal you can you GUI for rsync called Grsync.

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answered 2017-06-14 21:58:30 +0200

Marzanna gravatar image

You can try Syncthing. It's available from openrepos.

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answered 2017-06-15 14:55:50 +0200

nthn gravatar image

It should be easy enough to simply connect the phone to your computer with MTP and use a sync-compatible music player on your computer to synchronise your music files. Lollypop is an example of a brilliant music player that can sync your music.

Generally, though, I just do some manual copying and pasting because it doesn't take very long.

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Thank you, that's what I was looking for. I'll give it a look!

tva ( 2017-06-15 19:05:07 +0200 )edit

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