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Tags and renames MP3 and Ogg Vorbis files

'Cantus' is a tool for tagging and renaming MP3 and OGG/Vorbis files. Its features include mass tagging and renaming of MP3s, the ability to generate a tag out of the filename, filter definitions for renaming, recursive actions, CDDB (Freedb) lookup (no CD needed), the ability to copy between ID3V1 and ID3V2 tags, and more.


Download version 3.0.2 (stable)
released on 27 July 2007

VCS Checkout

co cantus -3


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License:GPLJanet Casey24 June 2003

Leaders and contributors

Samuel Abels Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview

Software prerequisites

Weak prerequisitelibvorbis (both for Ogg Vorbis support)
Required to useGNOME-libs 1.2.8 or later
Required to useGTK 1.2.3 or later
Required to buildlibglademm2.0.1 or later
Required to buildgtkmm 2.4 or later
Weak prerequisitelibogg

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 24 February 2017.


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