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    MP3 to OGG Converter

    Hey guys,
    I need a good MP3 to OGG coverter for my Fedora Core 5 KDE desktop.
    I'd greatly appreciate the help.


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    Super Moderator Roxoff's Avatar
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    Aug 2005
    Nottingham, England
    If you have the original CD's, then you're better off re-ripping the tracks straight into ogg. Both MP3 and ogg are 'lossy' formats - you lose some information each time you re-encode it.

    You could try encoding in FLAC (which is completely lossless), then re-encoding to a lossy format if you need it for a particular portable player.
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    Linux Guru bigtomrodney's Avatar
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    Nov 2004
    There's a simple command line app called mp32ogg - It's only a perl script I believe so it should be easy enough to get. I don't use RedHat but I would imagine you can install it from the yum repositories.

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