From Hydrogenaudio Knowledgebase
GnuDB is a service that was set up prior to the closure of freedb used for hosting CDDB data that uses the CDDB1 format.
With the formal closure of freedb in 2019, a number of applications now use GnuDB as their freedb replacement.
The following applications are GnuDB-aware:
- Exact Audio Copy (native support from v1.6)
- fre:ac (native support)
In general, applications only need to have
freedb.freedb.org changed to
Should an application not support HTTP 1.1, the following proxy settings can be used:
- Proxy server:
An alternate solution for some Windows users may be to update their "hosts" file with the following: