Release Notes: This release adds optional interactive modes to many utilities, CoreAudio support for track playback, improved handling of empty metadata fields, and Opus audio CODEC support.
Release Notes: This release adds automatic metadata lookup to CD extraction utilities, removing the need to download or edit metadata files. Terminal-based interactive modes have been added to several utilities when Urwid is installed. Format reference documentation, metadata parsers, and internal audio codecs have all received significant overhauls.
Release Notes: This release adds interactive modes to the trackplay and cdplay utilities, BIN/CUE disc image support to all CD reading utilities, progress indicators to all long running utilities, ID3 tagging configurability for MP3 files, and read-only DVD-Audio support.
Release Notes: This release adds a trackverify utility for detecting damaged or truncated audio files whenever possible, and performs the same checks during transcoding. The default audio type and default quality level is now selectable. External requirements for WavPack support have been removed. Support was added for the esoteric multichannel Apple Lossless format.
Release Notes: Support was added for Shorten and Apple Lossless audio formats.
Release Notes: This release removes external dependencies for decoding and encoding native FLAC files, improves support for audio with more than two channels, and completely re-typesets the API and format reference documentation.
Release Notes: Support was added for the MusicBrainz metadata retrieval service. The installation procedure was simplified by eliminating the separate Construct dependency. Error handling was improved when files cannot be read or written properly. Numerous additional bugfixes were performed.
Release Notes: Critical M4A tagging bugs were fixed. Optional support was added for Nero's free AAC codec. ID3v2 tag reading was improved to cover more rare edge cases. Support was added for "track total" and "disc total" metadata fields. The entire suite can now be translated with the use of standard gettext-based utilities.
Release Notes: ID3v2 tag handling has been rewritten for better compatibility and easier maintenance. Support has been unified for .cue files, .toc files, and embedded cuesheets when working with CD images. The editxmcd utility has been converted to a PyGTK-based user interface. WavPack's metadata support has been improved to better match its specification.
Release Notes: Support was added for several additional track metadata fields. A program was included for identifying and fixing common metadata problems such as trailing whitespace or empty fields. MP3 encoding was updated to use LAME's 0-9 quality setting instead of named presets. A build error on Mac OS X was fixed.