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Had the same problem with Ubuntu 16.04. First installed clementine instead of rythmbox. Worked fine. Later I opened an .ogg soundfile with rythmbox and immedeatly after that, rythmbox started to import all .mp3 files. Now I have both players that work. Maybe it helps for someone.


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An Audacity 'project' has a file structure as follows: An *.aup Project File which is a simple xml file used as a reference file, thus not a big file in itself. A *_data folder containing many, many small .au files which are segments of the working file stored in uncompressed, lossless format = the large file sizes that you have experienced. Storing in a ...


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I had the same trouble, only with the gtk version. Turns out that in some repos (I tried Lubuntu and Synaptic), only the GUI front-end is available, without the actual subprograms, i.e., mp3gain, vorbisgain and aacgain. Going to the mp3gain site, as you found out, is useless since you'll only find Windows binaries. From another post link, it was apparent ...


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An excellent application that I routinely use to add cover art to mp3 files is eyeD3: sudo apt-get install eyed3 An example of adding the cover image cover.jpg to the mp3 file test.mp3: eyeD3 --add-image "cover.jpg:FRONT_COVER" test.mp3 There are other options for adding images although I have given the basic syntax above. Below are these other options:...


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Here is a Python script that works for me. Run it with python script.py audiofile.mp3. You will need mutagen; install it with sudo pip install mutagen. from mutagen.mp3 import MP3 from mutagen.id3 import ID3, APIC, error import sys mp3file=sys.argv[1] audio = MP3(mp3file, ID3=ID3) try: audio.add_tags() except error: pass audio.tags.add( APIC( ...


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The version of abcde under Xenial is quite capable but some extra applications are needed as well as abcde itself: sudo apt-get install abcde lame eyed3 glyrc imagemagick Now to create great quality mp3s and flacs at the same time (with album art also downloaded) the following simple commandline is required: abcde -o 'flac:-8,mp3:-b 320' -G abcde will ...



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