Rubyripper

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Introduction

What is Pyripper? Pyripper is simple, but quite sophisticated Digital Audio Extraction tool written in Python programming language that can create secure rip's in Linux (very similiar to EAC).

UPDATE: new version 0.1.2 is released at 10 november. UPDATE: New version 0.1.1 is released at 6 november. UPDATE: New version 0.1 is released at 5 november.

Features

  • a command-line program which makes use of cdparanoia.
  • every track gets ripped twice and is compared with a 160-bit SHA1 checksum
  • if the checksums differ, the track will be ripped twice again until the checksum matches
  • CDDB-info is fetched via the pycddb module.
  • It can rip to FLAC, MP3, and Vorbis.
  • Lame and Vorbis can be configured, default for lame is: -V2 --vbr-new, default for vorbis is -q 6
  • You can choose the ripping device, otherwise default is used.
  • See pyripper --help for more information
  • The files will be saved as "working directory/extension/artist (year) album/tracknumber - trackname.extension

Installing Pyripper

Make sure to have pycddb and cdparanoia installed as a minimum. You can optionally choose for Lame, Vorbis or FLAC, depending on the codec you want to encode to.

Then download pyripper(Right-click and save to disk): http://www.gentoolinux.demon.nl/pyripper-0.1.1

Then make it executable --> chmod +x pyripper
Move it to your path --> mv pyripper /usr/bin/pyripper (make sure you're root)

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