Browsing CD's

Frode M. Døving frode at
Thu Apr 27 19:32:06 BST 2006

Torsdag 27 april 2006 20:22, skrev Nigel Ridley:
> I'm a bit confused here :-(
> I'm not into music that much but since my daughter got an mp3 player (it
> supports ogg!) I decided to 'rip' some cd's that we have for her.
> Anyway, I was just checking around and decided to 'browse' the cd in
> Konqueror. Why is there several directories listed with names such as
> MP3, Ogg Vorbis, CDA, FLAC and some others?
> There are even music files in these directories !?
> I know that the cd's are quite old (1984, 1990) and way before MP3 and
> Ogg came along - so what gives?

It's one of KDEs nice features.
They are "virtual" files. If you copy them to your harddrive they are ripped 
on demand.

- Frode 
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