[OT]Software patents end? ??:) light at the end of tunnel

Atilla Filiz atilla.filiz at gmail.com
Thu Nov 27 00:08:51 CET 2008

mp3 is also a lossy format. so other formats are not lower quality. The
thing is, converting from one format to another is also a lossy operation
itself. So if you convert an ogg music to mp3, you may also end up with
slightly worse file.

On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 4:19 PM, Dylan Semler <dylan.semler at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 8:09 AM, Dale Maggee <antisol at internode.on.net>wrote:
>> On this note, can anybody point me to a piece of software which will
>> mass-convert all my mp3s to ogg at the press of a button? It would need
>> to preserve all my ID3 Tags etc. We're talking thousands of files /
>> gigabytes of data here...
> Be aware though, that due to the lossy nature of these formats, no matter
> what encoding settings you choose, this will always result in lower quality
> music than your mp3s.
> --
> Dylan
> Type faster.  Use Dvorak:
> http://dvzine.org
> _______________________________________________
> Openmoko community mailing list
> community at lists.openmoko.org
> http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Atilla Filiz
Eindhoven University of Technology
Embedded Systems, Master's Programme
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/attachments/20081127/98b294e6/attachment.htm 

More information about the community mailing list