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|Name=Audacity
 
|Name=Audacity
 
|Short description=Audio editor
 
|Short description=Audio editor
|Full description=Audacity is a cross-platform multitrack audio editor that lets you record sounds directly or import Ogg, WAV, AIFF, AU, IRCAM, or MP3 files. It features a few simple effects, all of the editing features you should need, and unlimited undo. The GUI is built with wxWindows and the audio I/O currently uses OSS.
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|Full description=Audacity is a cross-platform multitrack audio editor that lets you record sounds directly or import Ogg, WAV, AIFF, AU, IRCAM, or MP3 files. It features a few simple effects, all of the editing features you should need, and unlimited undo. The GUI is built with wxWidgets and the audio I/O currently uses PortAudio.
 
|Homepage URL=http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
 
|Homepage URL=http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
 
|Is GNU=No
 
|Is GNU=No
|User level=none
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|User level=beginner
|VCS checkout command=:pserver:anonymous@cvs.audacity.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/audacity
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|VCS checkout command=svn checkout http://audacity.googlecode.com/svn/audacity-src/trunk/ audacity-read-only
 
|Computer languages=C++
 
|Computer languages=C++
|Documentation note=User manual available in HTML format from http://audacity.sourceforge.net/help.php; User tutorial available in HTML format from http://www.daniel.uklinux.net/tutorial/; User FAQ available in HTML format from http://audacity.sourceforge.net/faq.php
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|Documentation note=Manual, Tutorial and Tips available from: http://audacity.sourceforge.net/help/
 
|Related projects=Ambisuite
 
|Related projects=Ambisuite
 
|Keywords=audio,sound,C++,mp3,ogg,editor,wav,au,AIFF,OSS,audacity,sound file,IRCAM,audiokonverter
 
|Keywords=audio,sound,C++,mp3,ogg,editor,wav,au,AIFF,OSS,audacity,sound file,IRCAM,audiokonverter
|Version identifier=1.2.4
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|Version identifier=1.3.14
|Version date=2004/11/30
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|Version date=2011/12/11
|Version status=stable
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|Version status=beta
|Version download=http://audacity.sourceforge.net/latest/audacity-src/audacity-src-1.2.4.tar.gz
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|Version download=http://audacity.googlecode.com/files/audacity-minsrc-1.3.14-beta.tar.bz2
|Version comment=1.2.4 stable released 2004-11-30
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|Last review by=Andrew Engelbrecht
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2012/02/03
|Last review date=2005-11-30
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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{{Project license
 
{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2
 
|License=GPLv2
|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|License verified by=Andrew Engelbrecht
 
|License verified date=2002-12-13
 
|License verified date=2002-12-13
 
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|Real name=Audacity Developer Team
 
|Real name=Audacity Developer Team
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
|Email=audacity-help@lists.sourceforge.net
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|Email=audacity-devel@lists.sourceforge.net
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{{Person
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|Real name=See the README.txt file in the distribution for a complete list
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|Role=Contributor
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{{Resource
 
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|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
|Resource URL=http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=6235
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|Resource URL=http://code.google.com/p/audacity/source/browse/audacity-src/trunk
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|Resource URL=http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/audacity-devel
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|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
|Resource URL=http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/audacity-help
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{{Software category
 
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|Interface=x-window-system
 
|Interface=x-window-system
 
|Use=editing
 
|Use=editing
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Revision as of 20:46, 3 February 2012

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Audacity

http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
Audacity is a cross-platform multitrack audio editor that lets you record sounds directly or import Ogg, WAV, AIFF, AU, IRCAM, or MP3 files.

It features a few simple effects, all of the editing features you should need, and unlimited undo. The GUI is built with wxWidgets and the audio I/O currently uses PortAudio.

Documentation

Manual, Tutorial and Tips available from: http://audacity.sourceforge.net/help/

"IRC irc://chat.freenode.net/audacity " IRC general channel
irc://chat.freenode.net/audacity

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Andrew Engelbrecht3 February 2012



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Audacity Developer Team Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Support Mailing List Info/Archive https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-support
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://code.google.com/p/audacity/source/browse/audacity-src/trunk
Developer Mailing List Info/Archive http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-devel


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite libmp3lame
Required to use libsndfile
Weak prerequisite libvorbis
Weak prerequisite libvorbisenc
Weak prerequisite libogg
Required to use wxWidgets
Weak prerequisite libmad
Required to use expat

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