[Flac-dev] Wanted: Ripper that uses ID3V2 and FLAC

Matt Zimmerman mdz at debian.org
Fri Aug 3 23:47:13 PDT 2001

On Sat, Aug 04, 2001 at 12:31:16AM -0400, Asheesh Laroia wrote:

> And then I noticed the truncated ID3 tags in my FLAC files.  I at first
> thought the problem lied in FLAC; I posted to this list, hoping for a
> solution.  But then I realized my trusty GRIP was the flawed program.
> Now re-ripping my CDs, I want to do it right.  I need either a program that
> either adds the ID3V2 tags directly to the files (a better ripper), or a
> program that takes ID3V1 truncat- tags, queries FreeDB, gets the whole track
> name, and puts it into an ID3V2 tag.

The best thing to do is probably to get grip fixed.  Have you reported the bug
to the maintainer?  http://sourceforge.net/projects/grip

 - mdz

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