FLAC is an audio CODEC similar to MP3, but lossless, meaning that audio is compressed without losing any information.
Download (HTTP): http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/flac/flac-1.1.2.tar.gz
Download MD5 sum: 2bfc127cdda02834d0491ab531a20960
Download size: 1.5 MB
Estimated disk space required: 49 MB
Estimated build time: 0.7 SBU
Install FLAC by running the following commands:
LIBS=-lm ./configure --prefix=/usr && make
Now, as the root user:
If you passed the --enable-exhaustive-tests and --enable-valgrind-testing parameters to configure and then run the make check tests, it will take a very long time (about 150 SBUs) and use about 375 MB of disk space.
LIBS=-lm ./configure --prefix=/usr: libFLAC uses a function from the math library but is not linked with libm. Passing the environment variable to configure satisfies this dependency.
is a command-line utility for encoding, decoding and converting FLAC files.
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these libraries provide native FLAC and Ogg FLAC C/C++ APIs for programs utilizing FLAC.
is a plugin for XMMS.
Last updated on 2005-08-01 13:29:19 -0600