Music CDs and Metadata

zongo saiba zongosaiba at gmail.com
Sun Apr 25 21:13:45 UTC 2010


On Sun, 2010-04-25 at 22:07 +0100, Hakan Koseoglu wrote:
> On 25 April 2010 21:00, zongo saiba <zongosaiba at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I thought that there was metadata in the cd. My bad. Then if the CD is
> > not find in a database (which database?) on the net, sound juicer or any
> > other software for that matter will not show tracks titles and all the
> > whatnot ?
> I used to use Grip but that was dropped in 9.10. Since then I've been
> using RipperX which has an option to query freedb.org. If the CD is
> not in that database, you will have to do the hard work yourself.
> 
> About databases, the two most common databases are CDDB and it's
> replacement in many ways, freedb. See
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CDDB for gritty details.
> 
> -- 
> Hakan (m1fcj) - http://www.hititgunesi.org
> 

Thanks guys for all your input. I have just realised that i was doing
this all wrong. One might asked :"what is there to do wrong":) Well,
being a newbie at linux, you have a steep learning curve.






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