ripit - Perl Script to Create .ogg or .mp3 Files from an Audio CD

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository Multimedia Apps all
Package name ripit
Package version 3.9.90
Package release lp150.25.1
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 611.61 KB
Download size 147.94 KB
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This Perl script makes it easy to create MP3 files from an audio CD. It
tries to find the artist and song titles with the help of CDDB.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ripit-3.9.90-lp150.2.1.noarch.rpm 3.9.90 noarch openSUSE Oss
ripit - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/env -
cdparanoia -
perl-CDDB_get -
perl-libwww-perl -
vorbis-tools -


Name Value
config(ripit) = 3.9.90-lp150.25.1
ripit = 3.9.90-lp150.25.1


Type URL
Binary Package ripit-3.9.90-lp150.25.1.noarch.rpm
Source Package ripit-3.9.90-lp150.25.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Multimedia Apps repository:
    # zypper addrepo multimedia-apps
  2. Install ripit rpm package:
    # zypper install ripit




2018-02-05 -
- use wikipedia URL, as the original domain is no longer valid
- added ripit-4.0.0-undefined_variables.patch to avoid errors if the
user is using an old config file which does not define some variables
- added ripit-man-spellfix.patch from Debian which contains some
spell fixes for the man page
- rebased ripit-3.9.0-ogg.patch
- use Productivity/Multimedia/CD/Grabbers as RPM group
2015-03-15 -
- Update to version 4.0.0_beta20140508
* Option --coversize takes a width or width x height format to which
a given cover shall be resized using ImageMagick.
* And when using MusicBrainz, an additional coverart source will
be checked.
* Some bugs related to options loop and ISRC have been fixed.
- Use download Url as source
- Some improvements
- Remove obsolete AUTHORS and %clean sections
2010-11-18 -
- Update to version 3.9.0
* Added options --coverart and --coverpath to select
and add coverart to the metadata.
* Added option --copycover to copy a cover from
some place to each directory of encoded files.
* Added option --precmd to execute a command before
ripping starts and e.g. ensure presence of coverart.
* Added option --trackoffset to add a constant
value to the tracknumber in the tracktemplate.
* Added options --vatag and --vastring to detect
various artist style and split artist and track
* Added option --cdcue to create cue-files
(cue-sheets) to burn the (merged) wav.
* Added option --isrc to detect ISRCs in audio
data using icedax.
* Added options --mblogin and --mbpass to submit
detected ISRCs to MusciBrainz.
2010-04-10 -
- Update to version 3.8.2 removed ripit-3.6.0-genre_list.patch due to
upstream fix. Adapted ripit-3.6.0-ogg.patch to ripit-3.8.2-ogg.patch
- See the HISTORY file for many changes and fixes since version 3.6.0
2008-09-08 -
- fixed stderr output of lame (bnc#419873)
2007-06-18 -
- new version 3.6.0 with new features:
* Fixed bug on special characters for tags during submission of
CDDB entries.
* Fixed unpleasent behaviour if Lame is not installed.
* Fixed semi-bug on deletion of wavs using remote machines.
* Added option --merge to merge tracks for gapless encoding.
* Added option --resume to continue a previously started
* Added option --ghost to split tracks with gaps into chunks of
sound (at experimental stage).
* Added options --prepend and --extend to enlarge chunks of
sound when splitted with option --ghost.
* Added option --ejectcmd to specify command used to control
ejection/loading of CD.
* Added option --ejectopt to specify options and arguments for
- -ejectcmd.
* Added optons --dpermission and --fpermission to set directory
and file permissions.
* Added option --md5sum to create MD5-sum files for each type of
sound files.
* Added option --nicerip to set niceness of ripping process.
* Added option --core to allow several encoding processes on
each machine.
* Enhanced output from encoding process not to interfer with
output of ripper.
* Submission of CDDB entries uses sendmail, not mail or nail.
* Some fine-tuning on detection of hidden-tracks and
* Enhanced detection of perl modules needed, Ripit depends not
on CDDB_get 2.22 but 2.25 and newer, please update.
- changed specfile accordingly
2007-04-03 -
- added perl-libwww-perl to Requires
2006-06-28 -
- new version 3.5.1 with new features:
- new options: --normalize, --loop, --cdtoc
- global config file now included
2006-01-25 -
- converted neededforbuild to BuildRequires
2006-01-13 -
- update to version 3.4

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