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post #16 of 18


Thanks!

post #17 of 18
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Originally Posted by cel4145 View Post


Flac=lossless. Lossless means that no audio quality is lost. Conversion from wave to flac is bit perfect.

 

 

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Originally Posted by cel4145 View Post


Flac=lossless. Lossless means that no audio quality is lost. Conversion from wave to flac is bit perfect.

 

Ya, WAV and FLAC are bit identical.

post #18 of 18
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Originally Posted by tomb View Post
 


EAC is intended to accurately rip from a CD.  The FLAC conversion is simply an accessory choice of output.  It has nothing to do with EAC.  I regularly rip to WAV from EAC, use Foobar to convert the WAV to FLAC (about a 5-10 second operation), then blow away the extremely large WAV files.

 

Actually, you don't have to use Foobar. Open EAC, go to "Compression Options," check box that says "Use External Compression Option"  and choose the FLAC encoder from the browser link. This site has some tips on use.

 

http://wiki.hydrogenaud.io/index.php?title=EAC_and_FLAC

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