[mythtv] mythmusic and mp3 encoder?

Ben Bucksch linux.news at bucksch.org
Fri Jun 20 03:50:44 EDT 2003

Tom LeRoux wrote:

>well.. mythmusic rips CD's to OV, so why not mp3?
That's no answer to his question.

2 reasons for ogg:
- no patents, so your archive is not a timebomb
- far better audio quality (or smaller size, whatever you prefer)

>am I the only one who still uses mp3's around here?
Maybe, for encoding. I personally use flac (lossless) for CDs and ogg 
(hardly ever) for the rest when I encode music myself.

>From: "Isaac Richards" <ijr at po.cwru.edu>
>>Why would one be needed?

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