soundkonverter - Audio file converter, CD ripper and Replay Gain tool

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE KDE Extra all
Package name soundkonverter
Package version 3.0.1
Package release lp150.2.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 3.96 MB
Download size 786.96 KB
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soundKonverter is a frontend to various audio converters.
The key features are:
- Audio file conversion
- Replay Gain calculation
- CD ripping
soundKonverter supports reading and writing tags and covers for many formats, so they are preserved when converting files.
It is extendable by plugins and supports many backends including:
- Audio file conversion
Backends: faac, faad, ffmpeg, flac, lame, mplayer, neroaac, timidity, fluidsynth, vorbistools, opustools, sox, twolame,
flake, mac, shorten, wavpack and speex
Formats: ogg vorbis, mp3, flac, wma, aac, ac3, opus, alac, mp2, als, amr nb, amr wb, ape, speex, m4a, mp1, musepack shorten,
tta, wavpack, ra, midi, mod, 3gp, rm, avi, mkv, ogv, mpeg, mov, mp4, flv, wmv and rv
- Replay Gain calculation
Backends: aacgain, metaflac, mp3gain, vorbisgain, wvgain, mpcgain
Formats: aac, mp3, flac, ogg vorbis, wavpack, musepack
- CD ripping
Backends: cdparanoia
If you try to convert a file that is not supported, soundKonverter will tell you which backend you need to install.


Package Version Architecture Repository
soundkonverter - - -


Name Value
/sbin/ldconfig -
cdparanoia -
flac -
fluidsynth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
speex -
timidity -
vorbis-tools -
wavpack -


Name Value
application() -
application(soundkonverter.desktop) - -
metainfo() -
metainfo(soundkonverter.appdata.xml) -
soundkonverter = 3.0.1-lp150.2.1
soundkonverter(x86-64) = 3.0.1-lp150.2.1


Type URL
Binary Package soundkonverter-3.0.1-lp150.2.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package soundkonverter-3.0.1-lp150.2.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the openSUSE KDE Extra repository:
    # zypper addrepo opensuse-kde-extra
  2. Install soundkonverter rpm package:
    # zypper install soundkonverter




2017-10-02 -
- Update to version 3.0.1
* Fix: Destination mode "Source directory" creates filenames consisting only of the file extension
* Fix: All files "Failed" to convert when dragging a folder (Invalid URL)
- Changes from version 3.0.0
* Change: Port to KDE Frameworks 5
* Change: MusePack Gain plugin: Look for mpcgain rather than replaygain binary
* Change: Lower bitrates for opus presets
- fix build error for Tumbleweed
2016-05-21 -
- Update to version 2.2.2:
* Change: Move Polish (Poland) translation to Polish
* Change: Move Swedish (Sweden) translation back to Swedish
* Change: Remove so-version for libsoundkonvertercore to satisfy obs lint
2016-05-03 -
- Update to version 2.2.1:
* Add: Dutch, Spanish (Argentina) and Polish (Poland) translations
* Change: Swedish translation moved to Swedish (Sweden)
* Change: Update translations
2016-04-07 -
- Update to version 2.2.0:
* Add: Decode webm audio stream
* Add: --file-list argument
* Change: Remove both APE and ID3 Replay Gain tags with mp3gain and aacgain
* Change: Disable "modify audio stream" option by default in mp3gain and aacgain
* Change: Don't write icedax info file
* Change: Set so-version for libsoundkonvertercore
* Fix: Don't require an output path when using a user defined profile as command line argument
* Fix: Don't crash when tags can't be read
* Fix: Error message when trying to write to a directory without permissions
* Fix: Store album artist information to file list files
* Fix: Some crashes
* Fix: Handle newer ffmpeg versions
* Fix: Don't wait with Replay Gain calculation for items with same album name but no Replay Gain conversion option set
* Fix: Don't convert all files at once if the conversion starts with copying files with the same input an output codec
* Fix: Infinite loop when waiting for album gain for a failed item
2014-12-08 -
- Update to version 2.1.90:
* Add: Detect (DRM)-encrypted wma and m4a files
* Add: Adjust gain for mp3 files
* Add: Option to copy files instead of re-encoding them if input and output codec are the same
* Change: Fall-back from album artist to artist in "meta data" naming mode if album artist is empty
2014-12-08 -
- Update to version 2.1.2:
* Fix: False error detection in the Replay Gain tool
* Fix: Properly re-paint conversion file list on status change
2014-04-13 -
- Update to version 2.1.1:
* Add: Check for MP4 support in faac
* Fix: Don't run vorbisgain more than once per directory
* Fix: Progress bar jumps when a file finished
2014-02-26 -
- Update to version 2.1.0:
* Add: Update translations
2014-02-17 -
- Update to version 2.0.91:
* Add: Full GUI support for album artist tags including the CD ripper
* Add: Chinese translation
* Change: Replace uses of fixed pixel metrics with sizes based on the default font size
* Fix: CD ripper layout
2013-12-21 -
- Update to version 2.0.90:
* Add: Hide main window when started with --replaygain argument
* Add: Option to eject CD after ripping has been completed (enabled by default)
* Add: New space holder for the "meta data" naming mode that contains the source directory
* Add: Configuration options for cdparanoia
* Add: icedax ripper plugin
* Add: Copy album artist tags
* Change: Remember last folder for add files/directory/playlist dialogs
* Change: Add symlinked files to file list

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