Old 11-04-2019, 08:18 AM   #1
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Is it possible to write such a script?
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Old 11-04-2019, 10:47 AM   #2
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Yes it is, but we need some more info on that. AND: you will not be able to see it in Explorer or something, only within Reaper.

What do you need the Project Manager for? For which usecase?
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Old 11-05-2019, 05:07 AM   #3
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Only within Reaper is fine.
I would like to be able to open a Reaper project from this script.
Then I would like to create categories(Name,Composer etc) and be able to sort the files by those categories.

Composer (several musicians are working on this computer).
Date created
Date modified
Rating
Status (unfinished, finished)
Tempo
Time Signature
Length
Comments1,2,
etc

The question is, what information could the script read from the project file?
(Name,Date,Tempo , Time Signature, Length,)

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Old 01-10-2020, 01:47 PM   #4
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bump
I will donate!!
Please

Or someone would have to explain (joke) to me how to create a table and read out the project name, tempo, length and time signature.
Script: edgemeal_Save project plugin info to text file.lua can do quite a bit.



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Old 01-10-2020, 02:02 PM   #5
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I've been wanting to do a script for this for a long time... but not having the time. I did one that is half way there, for my internal usage, which is not ready to be published in general. But yes this is certainly possible to do. In my case I want also to group REAPER project files in Projects Sets. Like managing groups of RPP files for each project.
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Old 01-10-2020, 02:58 PM   #6
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Yes, I've already thought of you.
The track template script has little resemblance.
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Old 01-10-2020, 05:56 PM   #7
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There is some indows explorer alternative which allows to tag files, you should look into these.


https://www.xyplorer.com/tour.php?page=tags



https://www.tagspaces.org/
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Old 01-11-2020, 04:00 PM   #8
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Thank you X-Raym.
I will test this possibility
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Old 01-11-2020, 04:32 PM   #9
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I can't start the alternative explorer from Reaper (Ctrl + O)
Does anyone have a hint?
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