Commit 6c935e49 authored by Martijn van Beurden's avatar Martijn van Beurden Committed by Erik de Castro Lopo

Cleanup download and links pages

This patch cleans up the download pages. It moves some unofficial
frontends to the extras section and adds a few links to the links
page.
Signed-off-by: Erik de Castro Lopo's avatarErik de Castro Lopo <erikd@mega-nerd.com>
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<b>If you want to play FLAC files</b>, here is how with some popular players:
<ul>
<li><b>Windows Media Player (WMP)</b> - Microsoft does not make it easy, but try <a href="http://www.free-codecs.com/download/madFLAC.htm">this DirectShow filter</a></li>
<li><b>Windows Media Player (WMP)</b> - install the <a href="http://www.xiph.org/dshow/">Xiph's OpenCodec plugins</a></li>
<li><a href="http://winamp.com/"><b>Winamp</b></a> - Winamp plays FLAC out of the box (download the Full version to also get FLAC encoding).</li>
<li><a href="http://dbpoweramp.com/dbpoweramp.htm"><b>dbPowerAMP Audio Player</b></a></li>
<li><a href="http://foobar2000.org/"><b>foobar2000</b></a> - A nice player that converts as well</li>
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<li><a href="http://www.exactaudiocopy.de/"><b>Exact Audio Copy (EAC)</b></a> - The official download ships with FLAC</li>
<li><a href="http://winamp.com/"><b>Winamp</b></a> - Winamp can rip to FLAC out of the box since version 5.31 if you download the Full version (not Lite).</li>
<li><b>Windows Media Player (WMP)</b> - Sorry, Microsoft has made it impossible to rip to FLAC in WMP; hopefully this will change eventually.</li>
<li><a href="http://dbpoweramp.com/dmc.htm"><b>dbPowerAMP Music Converter</b></a> - out-of-the-box</li>
<li><a href="http://dbpoweramp.com/dmc.htm"><b>dbPowerAMP Music Converter</b></a></li>
<li>(<a href="download.html#extras_gui_windows">more</a>)</li>
</ul>
<b>If you want to burn FLAC files to CD</b>, here is a short list of the most popular programs:
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</div>
<div class="box_header"></div>
<div class="box_body">
Many different programs support FLAC. If you are not sure what to download, see <a href="documentation_tasks.html">Using FLAC</a> for instructions and guides on playing FLAC files, ripping CDs to FLAC, etc.<br />
<b>If you are not sure what to download, see <a href="documentation_tasks.html">Using FLAC</a> for instructions</b> and guides on playing FLAC files, ripping CDs to FLAC, etc.
This section is for the <a href="documentation_tools.html">official FLAC tools</a>. See the <a href="download.html#extras">extras section</a> below for third-party tools that support or use FLAC.<br />
<br />
This section is for the <a href="documentation_tools.html">official FLAC tools</a>. See the <a href="download.html#extras">extras section</a> below for other third-party tools.<br />
<br />
All source code and binaries are freely available and distributed under <a href="http://www.opensource.org/docs/definition.php">Open Source</a> licenses. The codec libraries are distributed under Xiph.org's BSD license, and the plugins and command-line utilites (<span class="commandname">flac</span> and <span class="commandname">metaflac</span>) are distributed under the <a href="http://www.opensource.org/licenses/gpl-license.html">GPL</a>. If you would like to redistribute parts or all of FLAC under different terms, <a href="mailto:jcoalson@users.sourceforge.net">contact Josh Coalson</a>. (For more information, see the <a href="license.html">license page</a>.)
All source code and binaries are freely available and distributed under <a href="http://www.opensource.org/docs/definition.php">Open Source</a> licenses. The codec libraries are distributed under Xiph.org's BSD license, and the plugins and command-line utilites (<span class="commandname">flac</span> and <span class="commandname">metaflac</span>) are distributed under the <a href="http://www.opensource.org/licenses/gpl-license.html">GPL</a>. If you would like to redistribute parts or all of FLAC under different terms, <a href="http://lists.xiph.org/mailman/listinfo/flac-dev">contact the FLAC-dev mailinglist</a>. (For more information, see the <a href="license.html">license page</a>.)
<ul>
<li>
<b>Linux</b>
<ul>
<li><a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=12676">FLAC for Fedora Core 4</a></li>
<li><a href="http://packages.debian.org/cgi-bin/search_packages.pl?keywords=flac&amp;searchon=names&amp;subword=1&amp;version=all&amp;release=all">FLAC 1.x Debian packages</a></li>
<li>RPMs can be found on <a href="http://ccrma-www.stanford.edu/planetccrma/software/soundapps.html">Planet CCRMA</a> and <a href="http://rpmfind.net/linux/rpm2html/search.php?query=flac">rpmfind.net</a></li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>Mac OS X</b>
<ul>
<li><!-- <a href="http://www.danrules.com/macflac/"><a href="http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/15883"> --><a href="http://mac.softpedia.com/get/Audio/MacFLAC.shtml">MacFLAC with installer and GUI front-end</a> (source code not available)</li>
<li><a href="http://www.macupdate.com/info.php/id/16458">FLACer</a> (source code not available)</li>
<li><a href="http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/21952">xACT with installer and GUI front-end</a> (source code included)</li>
<li><a href="http://fink.sourceforge.net/pdb/package.php/flac">FLAC Fink package</a> for use with <a href="http://fink.sourceforge.net/">Fink</a></li>
<li><a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=32318">FLAC tools for OS X</a>. The .dmg file is an installer and the .tar.gz file is a tarball.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>Windows</b>
<ul>
<!-- <li><a href="http://cyberial.com/flacinstaller.asp">FLAC for Windows with installer</a> (<a href="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/flac/flac113b.exe?use_mirror=superb-west">alternate link</a>) <b>NOTE FOR VISTA USERS:</b> if the installer is getting stuck, try <a href="http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=52353">this workaround</a></li> -->
<li><a href="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/flac/flac-1.2.1b.exe">FLAC for Windows with installer</a> (If this does not work, download <tt>flac-1.2.1b.exe</tt> from <a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=12675">here</a>) <b>NOTE FOR VISTA USERS:</b> if the installer is getting stuck, try <a href="http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=52353">this workaround</a></li>
<li><a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=12675">FLAC for Windows (command-line tools and Winamp2 plugin only)</a></li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>Other</b>
<ul>
<li><a href="http://amiga.sourceforge.net/">FLAC package for Amiga</a></li>
<li><a href="http://freeware.sgi.com/">FLAC packages for IRIX</a>.</li>
<li><a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=12841">FLAC for Solaris 2.7</a></li>
<li>Unofficial port of the <a href="http://arisme.free.fr/ports/flac.php">FLAC libraries to Windows CE (WinCE)</a></li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>Source code</b>
<ul>
<li><a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=12677">FLAC full source code</a>; also includes documentation and build systems for Windows (MSVC++) and *nix,*BSD,OS/2,OS X (autotools)</li>
<li><a href="https://git.xiph.org/?p=flac.git;a%3Dsummary">Development git</a>; this is the actual git repository used for development</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>Older versions</b>
<ul>
<li><a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478">Older versions of FLAC</a> available from SourceForge</li>
<li><b>Source code</b>: <a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=12677">get stable releases from Sourceforge</a>; also includes documentation and build systems for Windows (MSVC++) and *nix,*BSD,OS/2,OS X (autotools). You can also take a look at the <a href="https://git.xiph.org/?p=flac.git;a%3Dsummary">Development <b>git repository</b></a></li>
<li><b>Linux</b>: most distributions have a FLAC package, use the package manager to get FLAC. If not, try <a href="http://rpmfind.net/linux/rpm2html/search.php?query=flac">rpmfind.net</a> or <a href="http://packages.debian.org/cgi-bin/search_packages.pl?keywords=flac&amp;searchon=names&amp;subword=1&amp;version=all&amp;release=all">Debian's packages</a></li>
<li><b>Windows</b>: <a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=12675">FLAC for Windows (command-line tools only)</a></li>
<li><b>Mac OS X</b>: <a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=32318">FLAC tools for OS X</a>. The .dmg file is an installer and the .tar.gz file is a tarball.</li>
<li><b>Amiga</b>: <a href="http://amiga.sourceforge.net/">FLAC package for Amiga</a></li>
<li><b>IRIX</b>: <a href="http://freeware.sgi.com/">FLAC packages for IRIX</a>.</li>
<li><b>Solaris 7</b>: <a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478&amp;package_id=12841">FLAC packages for Solaris 7</a></li>
<li><b>Older versions:</b> <a href="http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=13478">Older versions available from SourceForge</a></li>
</ul>
</li>
</ul>
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<div class="box_body">
<b>NOTE: </b> these extras are not part of the FLAC project. Most (except those marked [$]) are freely available but distributed under their authors' own terms.<br />
<br />
<b>NOTE: </b> make sure to check out the <a href="links.html">links page</a> for an even larger list of software supporting FLAC.<br />
<b>NOTE: </b> these extras are not part of the FLAC project. Most (except those marked [$]) are freely available but distributed under their authors' own terms. Check out the <a href="links.html">links page</a> for an even larger list of software supporting FLAC.<br />
<br />
<a name="extras_gui"><b>GUI encoding/decoding front-ends:</b></a>
<ul>
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<li><a href="http://www.exactaudiocopy.de/">ExactAudioCopy</a>, an accurate CD ripper that convert to FLAC out-of-the-box</li>
<li><a href="http://www.foobar2000.org/">foobar2000</a>, a convinient audio player that can convert and tag FLAC</li>
<li><a href="http://www.freac.org/">Free Audio Converter</a>, a free GUI audio file converter</li>
<li><a href="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/flac/flac-1.2.1b.exe">FLAC Frontend</a>, a GUI for the official FLAC tools</li>
<li>[$] <a href="http://www.dbpoweramp.com/">dBpowerAMP</a>, a swiss army knife that can convert and play many formats, including FLAC.</li>
<li>[$] <a href="http://www.mediamonkey.com">MediaMonkey</a> can organize, encode, decode, edit tags, and rip to FLAC and other formats.</li>
<li><a href="http://www.vuplayer.com/other.htm">audiotester</a>, can test a whole tree of FLAC files for errors and corruption</li>
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<ul>
<li><a href="http://www.freac.org/">Free Audio Converter</a>, a nice and free GUI converter</li>
<li><a href="http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/23430/x-lossless-decoder">XLD</a> a nice GUI ripper/converter/burner</li>
<li><a href="http://mac.softpedia.com/get/Audio/MacFLAC.shtml">MacFLAC</a>, a frontend to the official FLAC tools</li>
<li><a href="http://www.clementine-player.org/">Clementine</a>, a music player with the ability to transcode to and from FLAC</li>
<li><a href="http://xact.scottcbrown.org/">xACT</a>, a FLAC distribution with a graphical front-end to FLAC and other formats</li>
<li><a href="http://mac.softpedia.com/get/Audio/MacFLAC.shtml">MacFLAC</a>, another FLAC distribution which also includes nice graphical front-end.</li>
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<li><a href="http://www.saunalahti.fi/~cse/files/cool_flac.zip">Cooledit FLAC filter</a> (source code <a href="http://www.saunalahti.fi/cse/files/cool_flac_src.zip">here</a>).</li>
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<li><a href="http://getsongbird.com/desktop/">Songbird</a>, <a href="http://www.vuplayer.com/vuplayer.php">VUPlayer</a>, <a href="http://www.winamp.com/">Winamp</a>, <a href="http://xbmc.org/download/">XBMC</a></li>
<li>DirectShow: <a href="www.xiph.org/dshow/">Xiph's OpenCodec</a> for encoding to/decoding from FLAC (as well as Ogg Vorbis/Speex/Theora)</li>
<li>DirectShow: <a href="http://www.xiph.org/dshow/">Xiph's OpenCodec</a> for encoding to/decoding from FLAC (as well as Ogg Vorbis/Speex/Theora)</li>
<li><u>Windows Media Player</u>, using <a href="www.xiph.org/dshow/">Xiph's OpenCodec</a> for playing and <a href="http://bmproductions.fixnum.org/index.htm?http://bmproductions.fixnum.org/wmptagplus/">WMP Tag Support Extender</a> for tagging</li>
<li><u>iTunes</u>, using <a href="http://www.xiph.org/quicktime/">XiphQT</a> (only Ogg FLAC)</li>
<li><a href="http://www.vuplayer.com/audition.php">plugin for Adobe Audition</a> (alternate plugin <a href="http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=20145">here</a>)</li>
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<li><a href="http://www.livephish.com/">Phish</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.livechilipeppers.com/">Red Hot Chili Peppers</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.theymightbegiants.com/">They Might Be Giants</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.umlive.net/">Umphrey's McGee</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.livewidespreadpanic.com/">Widespread Panic</a></li>
</ul>
<b>Labels and Stores</b>
<ul>
<li><a href="http://www.2l.no/">2L - the Noric Sound</a></li>
<li><a href="http://shopusa.4ad.com/">4AD</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.7digital.com/">7digital</a></li>
<li><a href="www.addictech.com/">Accidtech.com</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.acousence.de/">Acousence</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.analekta.com/">Analekta</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.alphabasic.com/">Alphabasic</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.atorecords.com/">ATO Records</a></li>
<li><a href="http://bandcamp.com/">Bandcamp</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.bleep.com/">Bleep.com</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.boomkat.com/">Boomkat</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.burningshed.com/">Burning Shed</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.bowers-wilkins.com/Society_of_Sound/Society_of_Sound/Music">B&amp;W Society of Sound</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/">Deutsche Grammophon</a></li>
<li><a href="http://digitalsoundboard.net/">DigitalSoundboard.net</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.digital-tunes.net/">digital-tunes</a></li>
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<li><a href="http://festivalink.net/">FestivaLink.net</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.frettunes.com/">FretTunes</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.gimell.com/">Gimell Records</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.gubemusic.com/">GubeMusic</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.hdtracks.com/">HDtracks</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.linnrecords.com/">Linn Records</a></li>
<li><a href="http://livedownloads.com/">LiveDownloads</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.livephish.com/">LivePhish.com</a></li>
<li><a href="http://magnatune.com/">Magnatune</a></li>
<li><a href="http://store.matadorrecords.com/">Matador Records Store</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.mergerecords.com/store/">Merge Records</a></li>
<li><a href="https://www.munckmusic.com/">MunckMusic</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.musiczeit.com/">MusicZeit</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.pristineclassical.com/">Pristine Classical</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.psymbolic.com/shop/music">Psymbolic</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.qobuz.com/">Quboz</a></li>
<li><a href="http://shopusa.roughtraderecords.com/">Rough Trade Store</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.somarecords.com/shop/">SomaRecords.com</a></li>
<li><a href="http://shopusa.xlrecordings.com/">XL Records</a></li>
<li><a href="http://www.zunior.com/">Zunior.com</a></li>
</ul>
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<li><a href="http://www.linux1.ca/">Flac-Jacket</a>: a set of scripts for creating FLAC files and an HTML index</li>
<li><a href="http://www.gently.org.uk/flactag/">FLACTAG</a>: tags single album FLAC files with embedded CUE sheets using data from the MusicBrainz service</li>
<li><a href="http://mac.softpedia.com/get/Audio/MacFLAC.shtml">MacFLAC</a> Mac OS X FLAC distribution</li>
<li><a href="http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/16458/flacer">FLACer</a> for Mac OS X</li>
<li><a href="http://mp3fs.sourceforge.net/">MP3FS</a>, a read-only FUSE filesystem which can transcode FLAC to MP3 on the fly</li>
<li><a href="http://rawrec.sourceforge.net/">rawrec/rawplay</a> recording/playback tools</li>
<li><a href="http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/23430/x-lossless-decoder">XLD</a> a nice GUI ripper/converter/burner</li>
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