[sclug] MP3 Ogg and ID3 Tags

Alex Butcher lug at assursys.co.uk
Sat Mar 19 13:37:01 UTC 2005

On Sat, 19 Mar 2005, Tom Chance wrote:

> On Saturday 19 Mar 2005 12:57, Scott Rixon wrote:
>> The early MP3 stuff doesn't have the correct (any) ID3 tags. Which is
>> incredibly annoying!
>> What I want do do is catalogue the entire collection. Then go through
>> and put in the ID3 tags for the ones that are missing.


> You could also try some of the following applications that specialise in music
> management:
> prokyon3 (http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php?content=10010)
> Yammi (http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php?content=16399)
> KMusicManager (http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php?content=16387)
> EasyTAG( http://www.gnomefiles.org/app.php?soft_id=415)
> mBox (http://www.gnomefiles.org/app.php?soft_id=354)

Cantus <http://www.debain.org/software/cantus/> plus mp3cleanup
<http://freshmeat.net/projects/mp3cleanup/> (plug, plug!) works for me. I
use cantus to get the tags basically right, then mp3cleanup to tidy things

> and many more...
> Regards,
> Tom

Best Regards,

P.S. Don't look at the code for mp3cleanup.
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