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Google Code-in 2012 KDE

Amarok: Increase the number of possible new folders in saved playlists

completed by: Andromeda Galaxy

mentors: Edward "hades" Toroshchin

Currently creating more than 10 new folders in the Amarok Saved Playlists causes duplicate playlist names to appear, as described by this bug report:

Prerequisites and task completion: 

The student should read up on Regular Expressions and apply the knowledge to solve the bug. Of course this should be applied to current git build and tested.

Code needs to be submitted to for the group Amarok, the raw code should also be uploaded in a text file to this task.

Questions should be asked in either #amarok on or on the mailing list


To get an identity for the KDE namespace:


Bug to fix:

Commit rules for KDE:

Build Amarok locally from git:


If you are interested in this task, please get in touch with us in #amarok on We are mostly in the UTC+1 time zome.