View Full Version : OT: command line to turn FLACs into MP3s

2004-09-17, 15:23
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> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of
> Phillip Kerman
> Sent: 17 September 2004 21:35
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> Subject: [slim] OT: command line to turn FLACs into MP3s
> As much as I think softsqueeze is cool and all--it's really
> not what I want.
> I'd like some way to automatically generate temporary MP3s
> for all my .FLACs
> when I browse to and select the file--with simple MP3 player software.
> Is there some simple command line I can pass to Flac.exe to
> do this? Maybe
> even associate .FLAC files (in windows) with a simple app
> that I build that
> generates the command line. I could then just double-click a
> FLAC and hear
> it in my MP3 player.


There are flac plugins available for a lot of mp3 players.

Have a look here: http://flac.sourceforge.net/

Look for "Software supporting FLAC:" on the RHS column.

Also, check here: http://flac.sourceforge.net/download.html