<aside> 💡 I can’t carry my digital music library around anymore.

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⌛ TL;DR

<aside> ⁉️ Problem iTunes with an increasing library is unmanageable.

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<aside> 🤔 Approach ****Bring modularity to current local setup.

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<aside> 🧮 Solution Proprietary software for multimedia management powered up with FOSS

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📘 Introduction

As a former professional musician, I listen to a lot of music every day.

Over the years, I gathered several terabytes worth of records in digital format.

When I was performing as a DJ, I used to carry around external hard drives, backups and USB sticks.

Even though lighter than old vinyl crates, it was still a pain to carry around.


⁉️ Problem

With the size of my digital library growing daily, working with iTunes became increasingly time consuming.

Facing incompatibility with other software, I was losing big time making iTunes to work the way I needed to.

Also, doing off-site and incremental backups from iTunes was inconsistent.

It was time for a big change.

<aside> 🗒️ This actually applies to tools of all kinds. Don’t get married to them.

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🤔 Approach

<aside> 💡 What do I actually need?

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