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PostPosted: Fri Oct 01, 2004 8:40 pm    Post subject: Streambox VCR & Ripper Alternatives Reply with quote

Hi

Great distro!

I still occasionally need to boot into windows xp to use Streambox VCR to download Real Audio files, so that they come in faster than 'real-time', and then use Streambox Ripper to convert the files into mp3 or .wav

Are there any alternatives which can be used in Blag?

Many thanks!

jebba
PostPosted: Sat Oct 02, 2004 9:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You can do something like:

Code:
mplayer -dumpstream rstp://whatever.rm


It will create a file called stream.dump in your homedir in RM format. You can convert the file over to .mp3 with mencoder. This is just a guess, but perhaps something like:

Code:
mencoder whatever.rm whatever.mp3


To read the incredibly thorough mplayer/mencoder docs, do:

Code:
man mplayer


or check out /usr/share/docs/mplayer*

-Jeff

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