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chrisjrob: technology: Fixing Album Art in SONOS Under Linux

Sun, 2018-09-23 14:00 - Last checked: 8 min 52 sec ago

Following my purchase of a SONOS system, I wanted to be able to play my music collection through it. Unfortunately many of the album covers were missing. After considerable googling I eventually determined that the missing covers were missing because I had embedded the album cover with a higher resolution than SONOS can cope with.

To fix this problem I needed to extract the embedded images, change the resolution, remove the current images, and re-embed the new lower resolution image. I needed to do this for each album that is missing its cover.

Adding your music library to SONOS

Firstly, a word about adding my music library to SONOS. This involved transferring my MP3 music collection onto an external hard...




chrisjrob: technology: Fixing Album Art in SONOS Under Linux

Sun, 2018-09-23 14:00 - Last checked: 8 min 52 sec ago

Following my purchase of a SONOS system, I wanted to be able to play my music collection through it. Unfortunately many of the album covers were missing. After considerable googling I eventually determined that the missing covers were missing because I had embedded the album cover with a higher resolution than SONOS can cope with.

To fix this problem I needed to extract the embedded images, change the resolution, remove the current images, and re-embed the new lower resolution image. I needed to do this for each album that is missing its cover.

Adding your music library to SONOS

Firstly, a word about adding my music library to SONOS. This involved transferring my MP3 music collection onto an external hard...




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