Bill Jonas on Tue, 2 Jan 2001 18:07:36 -0500

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Re: [PLUG] CD Burning using MP3s as source

On Tue, Jan 02, 2001 at 03:44:39PM -0500, Michael Leone wrote:
> Thanks. The problem I see with this approach is that I'd need to copy just
> the MP3s I'd want converted this particular time into a folder; run the
> script; and then remove the MP3s from that folder - to be replaced with a
> different set of MP3s, every time I wanted to make a different audio CD. Not
> that easy to pick and choose, especially when you've already got dozens (or
> more) MP3s in a folder(s).

Well, you'd just make a couple of modifications like so:


for I in *.mp3
  mpg123 -s "$I" > "$I.cdr"

cdrdao <cmd-line options> $CDRFILES && rm $CDRFILES
#(End of script)

Not a GUI application, but it gets the job done.

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