Ogg Vorbis to MP3 Converter

Stephen R Laniel steve at laniels.org
Thu Jun 2 18:16:58 UTC 2005

On Thu, Jun 02, 2005 at 12:04:19PM -0600, Troy Davidson wrote:
> Does anyone know of a tool that will convert .ogg to .mp3?

If you're comfortable with a little scripting, you could use

1) mplayer to play the Ogg and dump it as a WAV to
standard out; and
2) an MP3 encoder like lame to grab the stdout and encode it
as an MP3.


3) Loop over steps 1) and 2) for every Ogg in your

This shouldn't take more than a few lines.

Or someone else might suggest an easier way. :-)

Stephen R. Laniel
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