Tags: audio

Issue time08:58:31, by nico1786 views
Categories: Tips and Tricks

Link: http://techfreaks4u.com/blog/?p=1179

cat /dev/urandom > temp.wav &? sleep 5 ; pkill -9 cat ; aplay temp.wav

Tags: audio
Issue time06:53:30 pm, by admin2938 views
Categories: Tips and Tricks

install package audiokonverter; provides a context-menu-item in the konqueror filemanager to convert between mp3, ogg, wma etc.

Tags: audio, mp3, ogg, wma
Issue time22:09:55, by nico1256 views
Categories: Tips and Tricks

Link: http://www.linuxforums.org/forum/suse-linux-help/47536-convert-wma-mp3.html

converting files (wma to mp3 etc.) from within amarok using a amarok-script

In amarok goto tools->scriptmanager
In the script manager choose "get more scripts"
install transkode.
Then in scriptmanager select the transkode script and click on "run"

install 32-bit version of:
- X.Org Xdmcp library
- taglib

Tags: amarok, audio, mp3, wma
Issue time22:05:38, by nico700 views
Categories: Tips and Tricks

Link: http://www.linuxquestions.org/linux/answers/Applications_GUI_Multimedia/Convert_WMA_to_MP3

Heres how to convert these files easily.
This will convert all wma files in the current directory to mp3.
The wma files will be deleted !!


1. create a text file called wmamp3 in your ~/

2. Open the file in your favorite editor and enter the following


current_directory=$( pwd )
#remove spaces
for i in *.wma; do mv "$i" `echo $i | tr ' ' '_'`; done
#remove uppercase
for i in *.[Ww][Mm][Aa]; do mv "$i" `echo $i | tr '[A-Z]' '[a-z]'`; done
#Rip with Mplayer / encode with LAME
for i in *.wma ; do mplayer -vo null -vc dummy -af resample=44100 -ao pcm -waveheader $i && lame -m s audiodump.wav -o $i; done
#convert file names
for i in *.wma; do mv "$i" "`basename "$i" .wma`.mp3"; done
rm audiodump.wav
Tags: audio, mp3, wma