"preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

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"preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by drunknmonkey » Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:05 pm

Is it a bug or a feature that after each reboot of my smartphone MMA scans the whole library? I guess so according to the sticky "preparing" notification and the eternal rotating circle in the app.

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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by oblivioncth » Thu Mar 28, 2019 5:01 pm

This occurs for me as well. I dont remember it happening before, not sure with what version it started.

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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by Peke » Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:58 pm

Hi,
Preparing notification on reboot is system checked for errors on SDcards. Try to Insert temporary Empty SDcard and see if it scan. I never found out why sometimes finishes <1s and sometimes takes >1m
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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by drunknmonkey » Fri Mar 29, 2019 9:54 am

For me the process is taking ~90 minutes and needs at least 8% of the battery with a 200GB SD card.

When I use an empty 4GB SD card the process takes 2 minutes.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Android 8.0.0 MMA 1.3.4.0851

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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by Peke » Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:31 pm

Hi,
That is strange it should not do that for so long. Have you tried to Format SDCard on S7?

Also do you see same prompt after you restart phone without SD card inserted?
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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by drunknmonkey » Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:57 pm

I do not want to format the sd card as I obviously had to retransfer all files.

A restart of the phone with no sd card inserted shows "scanning folders" or something like that for very few minutes.
I sent log C2PITS1C52 after notification went away.
I will send a log after reboot with sd card inserted tomorrow.

I have a second S7 with a different card which syncs with the same MMW installation that does not show this behaviour.

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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by Peke » Sun Mar 31, 2019 5:59 pm

drunknmonkey wrote:
Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:57 pm
I have a second S7 with a different card which syncs with the same MMW installation that does not show this behavior.
This just confirms that issue is more like device specific not general issue. Will see what our Log analyze shows.
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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by drunknmonkey » Mon Apr 01, 2019 5:36 am

Here is another Log Id: LH36E4G3WC
I sent it after the long period of "preparing notification"

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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by drunknmonkey » Sun May 05, 2019 5:07 am

@Peke: Have you found time to look into my Log already?

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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by Peke » Sun May 05, 2019 9:04 am

Hi,
Yes as like in the past Google scanner is preparing SDCard not MMW which sits and waits till system Service is done.
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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by drunknmonkey » Sun May 05, 2019 4:08 pm

Ok, now I understand. MMA is waiting for the "Android-scan-task" to complete and shows the notification for that period of time.
Thanks for your investigations...

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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by Peke » Sun May 05, 2019 7:39 pm

Hi,
Correct. As already explained it is a bit strange that scans lasts that long. If you have any new findings observation we are not going anywhere.
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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by thebluemask » Sat May 11, 2019 3:53 pm

I'm also getting this with a 256gb card after each reboot. The notification says "Mediamonkey, Background task, Scanning folders to the library" and stays there for at least 40 minutes.

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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by Peke » Sat May 11, 2019 8:00 pm

Hi,
How Many tracks do you have on that card?

For example if you have 10k of tracks and each track is scanned for 0.5 seconds it would roughly take hour and a half to go thru all tracks.
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Re: "preparing" notification after each reboot (library scan)

Post by blackbirds » Sun May 12, 2019 1:31 am

Well för me that takes about 12 hours and more!
On SD Card with 200GB capacity there are more than 30.000 mp3. During rescanning Sync with the Database is impossible! On my second device Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 it takes even more than 2 days for the same database. And when rescanning is finished the sync always crashed! Since version 1.3.4.0854 nothings works anymore as well!
Samsung Galaxy S7 Wege + Samsung Galaxy S3 Tab :(

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