an open alternative to the CDDB lock in.

for programms that do no allow you to select a cd metadata server (eg itunes) the following line is helpful in /etc/hosts

## route cddb -> freedb

NOTE: freedb uses the cddb1 protocol, whereas most recent cddb access (eg. itunes versions > 4) is done using cddb2, which is imcompatible, furthering the encroachment…)

  • freedb.txt
  • Last modified: 2007-06-10 11:47
  • by nik