Reads the song ratings from an iTunes library XML file and applies them to your current iTunes library via AppleScript. This may be useful to restore song ratings that were lost due to a bug in iTunes, Apple Music, or iCloud Music Library.
$ gem install recover_itunes_ratings
$ recover_itunes_ratings "iTunes Music Library.xml" [options] By default, only prints the ratings that will be changed. -a, --albums Reset all user-supplied album ratings -r, --run Run instead of only printing changes
After checking out the repo, run
bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run
rake spec to run the tests. You can also run
bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment. Run
bundle exec recover_itunes_ratings to use the gem in this directory, ignoring other installed copies of this gem.
To install this gem onto your local machine, run
bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in
version.rb, and then run
bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the
.gem file to rubygems.org.
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/quadule/recover_itunes_ratings.
The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.