[ITP] id3lib and easytag

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Fri Sep 9 08:21:00 GMT 2005

On Sep  8 16:09, Alexander Gottwald wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd like to contribute and maintan EasyTag and Id3lib.
> [...]
> easytag/setup.hint:
> ===================
> sdesc: "Tag editor for MP3, Ogg Vorbis files"
> ldesc: "EasyTAG is a utility for viewing and editing tags for MP3, MP2, FLAC, Ogg Vorbis, MusePack and Monkey's Audio files. Its simple and nice GTK+ interface makes tagging easier under Cygwin."
> requires: cygwin glib2-runtime gtk2-x11-runtime gtk2-x11 libFLAC7 libiconv2 libintl3 libogg0 libvorbis0 libvorbisfile3 pango-runtime zlib id3lib3

See the thread about Volker's libmad ITP.  This contains MP3 related code.
I'm a bit more relaxed in this case since it just reads and generates
these tags, however, is this tag handling patent/IP free as far as
reading/writing MP3s is concerned?


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