good CD ripper for Kubuntu...
ron_lisa1130 at sbcglobal.net
Fri Jul 14 16:39:54 UTC 2006
On Friday 14 July 2006 12:17 am, Mark A. Taff wrote:
> On Thursday 13 July 2006 20:06, Ron wrote:
> > For some reason, I just had problems ripping that one CD. I went into
> > windows and ripped it fine. Everything else has been ripping great in
> > KDE. Perhaps someone could tell me how to change the ripping quality for
> > mp3's in KAudioCreator? I have looked all over for a place to do it to
> > no avail. It seems to rip in 192, which is nearly CD quality, but I would
> > like to play around with the quality a bit. Thanks for the help.
> Please don't top-post--it makes life difficult for us. Thanks.
> 192kbps is *far* from cd quality. CD quality, when losslessly compressed
> like flac is in the ballpark of 650kbps to 900kbps. Hard drive space is
> cheap, why not just rip to flac?
> As for the quality, `man lame` then use that info to set the quality for
> mp3 encoding in KAudioCreator's encoder->configure dialog.
My bad. I would love to use flac or ogg, but I need to rip the CD's for an
mp3 player and this particular player only supports mp3 and wma that I am
Thanks for the help,
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