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#1 neik OFFLINE  

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Posted 04 March 2019 - 05:24 PM

Hi guys,

 

I am sharing my server with my parents and my sister.

My sister and I would like to have the metadata in English our parents on the other hand need to have a different language as they don't speak English.

Have been looking in the settings but couldn't find anything that would allow this.

 

So, is it even possible to set two languages for the metadata and then depending on the users language showing the one or the other language?


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Posted 04 March 2019 - 06:14 PM

Unfortunately the NFO file format does not allow storing the same metadata for multiple languages.

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Posted 04 March 2019 - 06:17 PM

Hi, it's not currently possible, no.



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Posted 08 March 2019 - 02:30 AM

Luke, are you interested in this?

This would be a nice to have, nothing urgent, but nice to have.



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Posted 08 March 2019 - 01:50 PM

We are actively monitoring this request for community feedback. Thanks !



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Posted 09 March 2019 - 07:28 AM

Then this should be moved to "Feature Requests", I guess.



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Posted 10 June 2019 - 05:09 PM

@Luke, will you move this or should I open a new topic in the right spot?

Thanks!


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Posted 10 June 2019 - 05:12 PM

I've moved it. Thanks.


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Posted 10 June 2019 - 06:20 PM

Even though I'd probably not use it myself, I can see how it would be a really convenient feature to have in a media library. I'm all for it, if they feel like it's worth developing!


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Posted 12 June 2019 - 04:12 PM

As I'm in a multi-lingual family, I would support this.
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Posted 13 June 2019 - 11:17 AM

+1 on this!

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Posted 13 June 2019 - 11:35 AM

You may add two librairies with localized content and english and allow your family to access only the one with correct metadata

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Posted 14 June 2019 - 12:31 PM

You may add two librairies with localized content and english and allow your family to access only the one with correct metadata

 

If I see this correctly then using that workaround would mean having thumbnails being extracted and stored twice as they would be two different libraries from Emby's point of view.

@Luke, is my assumption correct?



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Posted 14 June 2019 - 12:36 PM

We would have to rethink everything for this. That means the database structure, the way metadata is stored, etc.



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Posted 14 June 2019 - 02:49 PM

You may add two librairies with localized content and english and allow your family to access only the one with correct metadata


That would mean storing duplicates for my collections, video files, and subtitles. Currently I rip with audio streams and subtitles for all the languages spoken in my household.

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Posted 18 June 2019 - 07:55 AM

That would mean storing duplicates for my collections, video files, and subtitles. Currently I rip with audio streams and subtitles for all the languages spoken in my household.

 

I have Dutch, English, Spanish and German in my family... With a 80TB library that is really cost prohibitive...



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Posted 13 December 2019 - 12:07 PM

I would also like to see the ability to have multiple metadata languages.



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Posted 20 December 2019 - 05:16 PM

I am also interested in such a feature.






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