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Perl Audio Converter

Perl Audio Converter is a tool for converting multiple audio types from one format to another. It supports the following audio formats: 8SVX, 3G2, 3GP, AAC, AC3, ADTS, AIFF, AL, AMB, AMR, APE, AU, AVR, BONK, CAF, CDR, CVU, DAT, DTS, DVMS, F32, F64, FAP, FLA, FLAC, FSSD, GSRT, HCOM, IMA, IRCAM, LA, MAT, MAUD, MAT4, MAT5, M4A, MP2, MP3, MP4, MPC, MPP, NIST, OFF, OFR, OFS, OPUS, OGA, OGG, PAF, PRC, PVF, RA, RAM, RAW, RF64, SD2, SF, SHN, SMP, SND, SOU, SPX, SRN, TAK, TTA, TXW, VOC, VMS, VQF, W64, WAV, WMA, and WV. It can also extract audio from the following video extensions: RM, RV, ASF, DivX, MPG, MKV, MPEG, AVI, MOV, OGM, OGV, QT, VCD, SVCD, M4V, NSV, NUV, PSP, SMK, VOB, FLV, WEBM and WMV. Parallel Processing, a CD ripping function with CDDB support, batch conversion, tag preservation for most supported formats, independent tag reading and writing, service menus for KDE Dolphin/Konqueror, a Gnome Nautilus script, and action scripts for Nemo/Thunar are also provided.

Operating Systems

Last announcement

10-10-2013 - Parallel Processing & Thunar Support Added To Nightly 11 Oct 2013 06:50

Additions have been made to the nightly release which include parallel processing, and an action script for the Thunar file manager (tested under Xbuntu 13.04). Be sure to grab the latest nightly release from:

Recent releases

  •  13 Jan 2014 23:06

    Release Notes: This release adds minor changes and bug fixes.

    •  01 Nov 2013 08:09

      Release Notes: This stable release adds minor code optimizations/changes, an updated README program description, fixes for amr encoding, fixes for mmf, ra, wma, and other codecs supported by ffmpeg, and support for a few obscure audio formats supported by sox/sndfile-convert, including rf64 (sndfile), 8svx, amb, dat, dvms, f32, f64, fssd, gsrt, hcom, and txw.

      •  20 Mar 2009 03:54

        Release Notes: Support for KDE4 service menus was added, and a few bugs were fixed.

        •  15 Feb 2009 05:24

          Release Notes: A few more translations were added, and various bugs were fixed.

          •  31 Aug 2008 07:06

            Release Notes: This release adds support for M4B. Various bugfixes/improvements were also made.


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