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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
 
 
|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
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|License verified date=2012-02-03
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
 
|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
}}
 
{{Person
 
|Real name=See the README.txt file in the distribution for a complete list
 
|Role=Contributor
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
 
|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
 
|Resource audience=Help
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
 
|Resource URL=http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/audacity-announce
 
 
}}
 
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
|Resource URL=http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/audacity-devel
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|Resource URL=http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-devel
 
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Support
 
|Resource audience=Support
 
|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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|Resource URL=https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-support
 
}}
 
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{{Software category
 
{{Software category
|Audio=editor, waveform-manipulation
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|Audio=editor, mp3, ogg-vorbis, waveform-manipulation
 
|Interface=x-window-system
 
|Interface=x-window-system
 
|Use=editing
 
|Use=editing
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{{Software prerequisite
 
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|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
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{{Featured
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|Featured date=2012/02/04
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|Featured category=Desktop
 
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Revision as of 19:51, 4 February 2012

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Audacity

http://audacityteam.org/
Audio editor and recorder

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.

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

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-devel
BugMailing List Info/Archivehttp://www.audacityteam.org/contact#feedback
UsersMailing List Info/Archivehttps://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-users


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisitelibogg
Required to usewxWidgets
Weak prerequisitelibmad
Required to useexpat
Weak prerequisitelibmp3lame
Required to uselibsndfile
Weak prerequisitelibvorbis
Weak prerequisitelibvorbisenc

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