Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Luis Ortiz <wichos@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] CD player recommendations ??
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2007 02:07:22
Message-Id: 45A44959.7060503@gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] CD player recommendations ?? by Lindsay Haisley
Lindsay Haisley wrote:
> It doesn't play nice with CDs - just apparently with audio and video files. > And it doesn't look as if it knows anything about CDDB. Totem works better > than Gmplayer. > >> On 1/9/07, Lindsay Haisley <fmouse-gentoo@×××.com> wrote: >>> I'm looking for a decent Gnome-compatible GUI CD player to replace xmcd, >>> of >>> which I was quite fond, but the code is apparently no longer maintained >>> and >>> it's no longer in Gentoo. Fixing the code and compiling it manually is a >>> real >>> bear! I'm looking for something fairly flexible and which will access the >>> CDDB >>> databases of my choice.
May be you'll like grip (media-sound/grip), I've used it and it's pretty simple. You can specify up to 2 CDDB databases, rip CDs, and encode them to mp3, ogg, and others. I don't recall if it has many dependencies, though. -Luis -- gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list

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