Difference between revisions of "Edit Release Name Edit"

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This edit changes the title of a [[Release]] [[Image:licon.png]].
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==How to do it==
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* The [http://www.musicbrainz.org/editalbum.html?album=55225 Edit name] link below the release's name on a [http://www.musicbrainz.org/album/0481dc5a-bab1-4e0f-8d89-9b755711b170.html release page] (or other pages where release details are displayed) takes you to a page where you can edit the release's title (EditReleaseNameEdit).
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* The [http://www.musicbrainz.org/mod/edit-album/index.html?album=55225 Edit all] link below the release's name on a [http://www.musicbrainz.org/album/0481dc5a-bab1-4e0f-8d89-9b755711b170.html release page] (or other pages where release details are displayed) takes you to a page where you can edit the release's title (EditReleaseNameEdit) and/or attributes ([[Edit Release Attributes Edit|EditReleaseAttributesEdit]]), as well as the track titles ([[Edit Track Name Edit|EditTrackNameEdit]]) and number ([[Edit Track Number Edit|EditTrackNumberEdit]]) of any or all tracks on the release.
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==Guidelines==
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===Editing===
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* Check for duplicate releases:
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<ul><li style="list-style-type:none">Before changing a release's title, consider the possibility that there are duplicate entries for the release.  A quick release name search may turn up a number of variants.  You may wish to merge the releases instead.
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</ul>
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* Use attributes and release events:
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<ul><li style="list-style-type:none">When removing extraneous information (e.g. "Original Soundtrack", "CDS", "UK version", etc.) from a release title you should enter corresponding [[Edit Release Attributes Edit|EditReleaseAttributesEdit]] or [[Edit Release Events Edit|EditReleaseEventsEdit]] and maybe even [[Add Release Annotation Edit|AddReleaseAnnotationEdit]] to make sure that the release attributes and/or release events reflect this information, so that it is not lost.
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</ul>
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===Voting===
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* Classical releases follow the [[Classical Style Guide|ClassicalStyleGuide]]; these guidelines put performer information in the release title.
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* Links to discographies and or the [[MusicBrainz]] links to Amazon info or cover art can be useful for verifying the exact release title.
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==Notes==
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If the only change to the title was case and/or accents. the change will be instantly applied (no voting required; this is an [[Auto-Moderation|AutoModeration]]).
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===Prerequisites===
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An EditReleaseNameEdit will fail due to a [[Failed Prerequisite|FailedPrerequisite]] if another EditReleaseNameEdit changes the name.
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===Dependencies===
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An EditReleaseNameEdit will fail due to a [[Failed Dependency|FailedDependency]] if the release is deleted by a [[Remove Release Edit|RemoveReleaseEdit]] or a [[Remove Releases Edit|RemoveReleasesEdit]] or merged into another release by a [[Merge Releases Edit|MergeReleasesEdit]].
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===Symbolic name and id===
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MOD_EDIT_ALBUMNAME (3)
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----Authors: [[User:Dupuy|@alex]]
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[[Category:To Be Reviewed]] [[Category:Edit Types]]

Revision as of 15:56, 21 April 2006

This edit changes the title of a Release licon.png.

How to do it

  • The Edit name link below the release's name on a release page (or other pages where release details are displayed) takes you to a page where you can edit the release's title (EditReleaseNameEdit).
  • The Edit all link below the release's name on a release page (or other pages where release details are displayed) takes you to a page where you can edit the release's title (EditReleaseNameEdit) and/or attributes (EditReleaseAttributesEdit), as well as the track titles (EditTrackNameEdit) and number (EditTrackNumberEdit) of any or all tracks on the release.

Guidelines

Editing

  • Check for duplicate releases:
  • Before changing a release's title, consider the possibility that there are duplicate entries for the release. A quick release name search may turn up a number of variants. You may wish to merge the releases instead.
  • Use attributes and release events:

Voting

  • Classical releases follow the ClassicalStyleGuide; these guidelines put performer information in the release title.
  • Links to discographies and or the MusicBrainz links to Amazon info or cover art can be useful for verifying the exact release title.

Notes

If the only change to the title was case and/or accents. the change will be instantly applied (no voting required; this is an AutoModeration).

Prerequisites

An EditReleaseNameEdit will fail due to a FailedPrerequisite if another EditReleaseNameEdit changes the name.

Dependencies

An EditReleaseNameEdit will fail due to a FailedDependency if the release is deleted by a RemoveReleaseEdit or a RemoveReleasesEdit or merged into another release by a MergeReleasesEdit.

Symbolic name and id

MOD_EDIT_ALBUMNAME (3)


Authors: @alex