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==Features==
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* create list of artists with the hash name used by Artist Slideshow and save it as a text file
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* migrate artist images from Artist Slideshow cache directory to a separate local directory structure
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==Addon settings==
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''Create artist hash map file:'' (default false)<br />
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Enabling this option will tell AS Helper to create the hash file.
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''Output directory:'' (default EMPTY)<br />
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The directory where AS Helper should put the text file.  The name of the file will be as_hashlist.txt.
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'Migrate images:'' (default false)<br />
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Enable this to have AS Helper migrate images from the cache directory to a separate, local directory structure.  Please note that artists with "/" in their name will be skipped.
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''Output directory'' (default EMPTY)<br />
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The root directory where AS Helper should put the images.  AS Helper will place images in that directory by <artist name>/extrafanart.  If the artist directory already exists, AS Helper will add images to the directory. 
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''Migration type:'' (default TEST)<br />
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three options: test, copy, move<br />
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'''test''' will create a text file logging what would have happened if files were actually moved.<br />
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'''copy''' copy the cache files to the destination and leave the cache files in place.<br />
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'''move''' copy the cache files to the destination and delete the files in the cache.
  
 
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Revision as of 04:41, 24 February 2014

Artist Slideshow Helper

See this add-on on the kodi.tv showcase

Author: pkscuot
Website: link
Type: Program
Repo: Kodi.tv repo v19
Kodi.tv repo v18
Kodi.tv repo v17

License: GPL v2.0
Source: Source code
Summary: Help manage Artist Slideshow Cache Images
Home icon grey.png   ▶ Add-ons ▶ Artist Slideshow Helper
Attention talk.png Need help with this add-on? See here.

Artist Slideshow Helper provides a list artist names matched to their hash directory in your Artist Slideshow image directory to make things a little easier to manage. It also allows you to migrate images out of the cache directory into a local directory structure.

1 Installing

To install this add-on you must do so from the Add-on manager from within Kodi by going to

  1. The home screen
  2. Add-ons
  3. Download
  4. Program Add-ons
  5. Artist Slideshow Helper
  6. Install

2 Features

  • create list of artists with the hash name used by Artist Slideshow and save it as a text file
  • migrate artist images from Artist Slideshow cache directory to a separate local directory structure

3 Addon settings

Create artist hash map file: (default false)
Enabling this option will tell AS Helper to create the hash file.

Output directory: (default EMPTY)
The directory where AS Helper should put the text file. The name of the file will be as_hashlist.txt.

'Migrate images: (default false)
Enable this to have AS Helper migrate images from the cache directory to a separate, local directory structure. Please note that artists with "/" in their name will be skipped.

Output directory (default EMPTY)
The root directory where AS Helper should put the images. AS Helper will place images in that directory by <artist name>/extrafanart. If the artist directory already exists, AS Helper will add images to the directory.

Migration type: (default TEST)
three options: test, copy, move
test will create a text file logging what would have happened if files were actually moved.
copy copy the cache files to the destination and leave the cache files in place.
move copy the cache files to the destination and delete the files in the cache.