kid3 - Efficient ID3 Tag Editor

Distribution: openSUSE 13.2
Repository: Packman all
Package name: kid3
Package version: 3.4.4
Package release: 53.5
Package architecture: i586
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 131.88 KB
Download size: 87.08 KB
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f you want to easily tag multiple MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, Opus, DSF, FLAC, MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, Opus, Speex, TrueAudio, WavPack and WMA files (e.g. full albums) without typing the same information again and again and have control over both ID3v1 and ID3v2 tags, then Kid3 is the program you are looking for. With Kid3 you can: - Edit ID3v1.1 tags - Edit all ID3v2.3 and ID3v2.4 frames - Convert between ID3v1.1, ID3v2.3 and ID3v2.4 tags - Edit tags in MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, FLAC, MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, Speex, TrueAudio, WavPack, WMA, AIFF and WAV files - Edit tags of multiple files, e.g. the artist, album, year and genre of all files of an album typically have the same values and can be set together. - Generate tags from filenames - Generate tags from the contents of tag fields - Generate filenames from tags - Rename and create directories from tags - Generate playlist files - Automatically convert upper and lower case and replace strings - Import from, MusicBrainz, Discogs, Amazon and other sources of album data - Export tags as CSV, HTML, playlists, Kover XML and in other formats - Edit synchronized lyrics and event timing codes,import and export LRC files This package uses KDE libraries, if you do not use KDE you should use kid3-qt. For a commandline interface you can use kid3-cli.



  • appdata()
  • appdata(kid3.appdata.xml)
  • application()
  • application(kde4/kid3.desktop)
  • kid3 = 3.4.4-53.5
  • kid3(x86-32) = 3.4.4-53.5
  • mimehandler(application/ogg)
  • mimehandler(audio/aac)
  • mimehandler(audio/mp4)
  • mimehandler(audio/mpeg)
  • mimehandler(audio/ogg)
  • mimehandler(audio/opus)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-aiff)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-dsf)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-flac)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-flac+ogg)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-it)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-mod)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-ms-wma)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-musepack)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-oggflac)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-opus+ogg)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-s3m)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-speex)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-speex+ogg)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-tta)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-vorbis+ogg)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-wav)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-wavpack)
  • mimehandler(audio/x-xm)
  • mimehandler(inode/directory)


  • kid3-qt = 3.4.4


    Binary package: kid3-3.4.4-53.5.i586.rpm
    Source package: kid3-3.4.4-53.5.src.rpm

    Install Howto

    1. Add the Packman repository:
      # zypper addrepo packman
    2. Install kid3 rpm package:
      # zypper install kid3


    • /usr/bin/kid3
    • /usr/share/appdata/kid3.appdata.xml
    • /usr/share/applications/kde4/kid3.desktop
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/128x128/apps/kid3.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/16x16/apps/kid3.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/32x32/apps/kid3.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/48x48/apps/kid3.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/64x64/apps/kid3.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/scalable/apps/kid3.svg
    • /usr/share/kde4/apps/kid3/kid3ui.rc


    2016-12-23 - - update to version 3.4.4 * New: + If the first command line argument is "--portable", the configuration is stored in a file kid3.ini in the program folder. + Image data can be copied to clipboard. + MPRIS2 D-Bus interface for the audio player. * Improved: + "Import CSV" can import to different files if no matching file paths found. * Fixed: + Importing of durations from text formats (file/clipboard). + Building with Chromaprint 1.4.

    2016-12-02 - - update to version 3.4.3 * New: + The RIFF track field name is configurable (IPRT, ITRK, TRCK) for better interoperability. + The RIFF chunk name for ID3v2 tags in WAV files is configurable (ID3, id3) for better interoperability. + ID3v2 tags in WAV files can have version 2.3.0 or 2.4.0. * Improved: + Support new classical music frames introduced with iTunes 12.5. * Fixed: + Use the last sort order and column for the file list on startup. + Display expected ID3v2 version if no ID3v2 tag exists yet. + Tag 3 can be addressed in kid3-cli by number "3". + Support translated display frame names in kid3-cli. + Avoid crash when pictures in FLAC files are empty or too large.

    2016-11-29 - - Expand macro kde4_runtime_requires only when its available to fix quilt setup

    2016-08-25 - - update to version 3.4.2 * Fixed: + Embed Lyrics works again with and + Do not add an empty frame when deleting a non existant frame in kid3-cli. + Support setting multiple frames of the same type with copy/paste. + Allow editing of quick access frames which are not yet present in the file. + Reset shortcuts and appearance configuration when the defaults are restored in the settings. * Improved: + Do not show any disabled tag values in the Tag 1 section for files which do not support an ID3v1 tag. + Set the file filter for the file list in the file settings, not with the filter used in the open dialog. + Disable the global app menu on Ubuntu's Unity desktop. - Removed conditional 'ffmpeg' because the required libraries are available in OBS. - Added %bcond 'build_qt5' to build against qt5 for openSUSE > 13.2 and SLE (inclusive Leap 42.x). - Added %bcond 'build_kde' to build against kde4/kf5 for all distributions except SLE 12 (on PMBS kid3 can be successfully build without KDE frontend). - Deleted devel files libkid3-*.so because they are not needed and removed kid3-rpmlintrc. - Removed unneeded buildrequires libtunepimp-devel and changed some buildrequires to pkgconfig() and cmake(). - Add gpg signature as source (file kid3-3.4.2.tar.gz.asc). - Added buildrequires hicolor-icon-theme, needed by post(un) srcipts %icon_theme_cache_post(un). - Small changes in options for cmake, enabled build of QML and added build/install for SLE 12 (only components QT and CLI). - Removed manual installation on manpage for kid3 as it's installed during build process. - Moved kid3 manpages from package kid3 to package kid3-core, manpages kid3-cli and kid3-qt are only symlinks and require manpage kid3.

    2016-08-08 - - Remove duplicate and misplaced cmake flag to enable ffmpeg

    2016-07-28 - - Convert BuildRequires libchromaprint-with-ffmpeg to pkgconfig

    2016-07-25 - - Build with ffmpeg unconditionally