[linux-audio-user] Vinyl records and tape cassettes

Andreas Kuckartz A.Kuckartz at ping.de
Tue Mar 22 03:14:45 EST 2005

A few suggestions:

Gnome Wave Cleaner



----- Original Message -----
From: "Bengt Gördén" <bengan at sunet.se>
To: <linux-audio-user at music.columbia.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, March 22, 2005 8:27 AM
Subject: [linux-audio-user] Vinyl records and tape cassettes

> Hi,
> I've got a bunch of old vinyl (and even those before these) records
> and some old tape cassette that I would like to record and put on CD
> or in a non destructive format like FLAC. I've scanned (not thoroughly
> I must admit) the net to see if there is a tool for this. I think that
> it would be possible to use ardour, ecasound, audacity or similar. I
> found a tool that is called PhonoRipper:
> http://www.8ung.at/klappnase/phonoripper/phonoripper.html
> The author says that it isn't good with ALSA so I rather prefer
> something else. But I'll give it a try anyway.
> If anyone has an suggestion how to use ardour, ecasound, audacity or
> similar I would appreciate that.
> I'm not sure how to do the converting. Could this be a way?
> sample the vinyl/tape
> spilt into different tracks
> try to remove noise and such
> maybe normalize?
> and maybe jamin?
> convert to FLAC
> regards,
> - Bengan --------------------------------------------------------------
> - KTHNOC/SUNET/NORDUnet | http://www.sunet.se/~bengan | +46 8 7906586 -

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