ripperX is a GTK CD ripper that supports album information imports from the CDDB.
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Pro Simple to configure and execute
Pro Encodes CDs
Pro Can easily be patched to work with www.gnudb.org (after freedb having gone offline)
Recompile ripperx v2.80 with patch from here.
Pro Configure interface allows easy tuning of output quality
Enables access to some of the more advanced features like scratch repair or FLAC compression level.
Con No alternative to freedb
With freedb going offline, there's no clear way to get cddb info.