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hpr1898 :: Free my music!

How I got my music off my Mac and ended my iDependence.

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Hosted by Alpha32 on 2015-11-11 is flagged as Explicit and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Tags: Linux, Mac, music, iTunes, switch.
Listen in ogg, spx, or mp3 format. | Comments (2)

How I got my music library transferred from my Mac to my Linux box, thereby allowing me to fully switch to Linux. This is a problem I've been neglecting for a while that has been keeping me tethered to iTunes whenever I want to hear my music. This probably isn't the best or simplest solution, but it's how I felt comfortable doing it.


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Comment #1 posted on 2015-11-11T01:48:44Z by A Shadowy Figure

By-Tor and the Snow Dog Approve

Thanks Alpha32,

I never bothered to put any music on my Macbook Pro, but I've got a ton of archived podcasts on there I could transfer over to my external storage.
Thanks for the tip.

Comment #2 posted on 2015-12-20T14:04:17Z by Frank

Out of curiosity (I have never used a Mac): why do you need root to copy your own files?

PS: to copy a file with space in the name, either escape the space with a preceeding backslash or enclose it in quotes.

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