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mp3roaster - A Perl hack for burning audio CDs out of MP3/OGG/FLAC/WAVs
mp3roaster [OPTION]... "MP3/OGG/FLAC/WAV files"
A Perl hack for burning audio CDs out of MP3, OGG VORBIS and FLAC files.
The main highlights of this application are an easy to use command line syntax
and automatic volume leveling support for best audio CD quality.
MP3Roaster should run on all Unix like operating systems which have Perl and
cdrecord installed. It has been developed on Debian GNU/Linux.
All options have been imported, now we should add specific descriptions
for each option.
CDR device to use
Burn with laser off
Burn in disk-at-once (DAO) mode for gapless recording
Turn on Buffer Underrun Free writing
MP3 decoder to use
Convert filenames to lowercase
Replace spaces with underscores
Replace brackets with underscores
Replace quotes with underscores
Replace questionmarks with underscores
Normalize WAV files before burning
Enable verbose output
Show the help screen
Show version and infos
mp3roaster returns 0 on success, 1 on error.
This has to be written yet.
Once correctly configured MP3Roaster is very easy to use, just launch it
from the command line with a bunch of compressed audio files, here is a
This will do the same job as above but with the laser of your
CD writer turned off, so no data will be really written.
You see MP3Roaster is really easy to use, this was one of my main goals
while I've written the code: Keep it simple ;)
MP3Roaster can be configured through a system wide and a personal configuration
file. When you run MP3Roaster it will first check for your personal
configuration file in your home directory, if no one is found it will fall-back
to the system wide configuration files placed in /etc.
By default MP3Roaster installs the configuration files in /etc/mp3roaster, but
there are other possible file locations for the configuration file: