[GRLUG] mp3 encoding in Debian

john-thomas richards jtr at jrichards.org
Mon Jun 26 11:38:16 EDT 2006

On Sun, Jun 25, 2006 at 09:05:48PM -0400, David Pembrook wrote:
> I've been trying to get a Debian setup ripping to mp3 to no avail. I can 
> rip just fine to ogg but I have an extensive mp3 collection already and 
> have no desire to switch formats. apt and google have been no help lol.. 
> I've got "jack" and "abcde" working fine with ogg, I prefer jack so far. 
> Any thoughts?

abcde will encode to mp3 just fine.  You will need to edit the config
file to tell it to encode in mp3 rather than ogg.
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