[mythtv-users] Mythmusic, ID3 tags, and interop

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Mon Mar 27 17:13:58 UTC 2006

Andrew Codrington wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm wondering if anyone has a low PITA approach to ripping CD's with MythMusic while maximizing
> interop with other media programs.
> I've found iTunes, MediaMonkey, Windows Media Player, (yes I still have Windows machines in the
> house. I feel shame...) etc all have different reactions to the ID3 tags put in by the MythMusic
> cd ripper.
> It sounds like it's mostly a ID3 version problem. I'm trying to avoid manually messing with the
> mp3 files after ripping.
> Can I configure libid3tag behaviour?
> Can I configure some kind of post-processing script to add/remove/convert tags?

Search for autorip.gz on tux.org. Peter Warren, who has recently updated 
his qamscan script has written a perl script to rip CD's to MP3 with 
CDDB database calls etc.... Haven't tried it, but I would bet a dollar 
that it will work fine... just like the first version qamscan script!.


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