[Kde-announce-apps] Kid3 0.7

Urs Fleisch ufleisch at users.sourceforge.net
Thu Jun 29 21:17:25 CEST 2006

Name: Kid3
Version: 0.7
Type: Sound Application
Depend: Qt 3.x
License: GPL
Homepage: http://kid3.sourceforge.net
More Info:

 If you want to easily tag multiple MP3,
Ogg/Vorbis or FLAG files (e.g. full albums)
without typing the same information again and
again and have control over both ID3v1 and ID3v2
tags, then Kid3 is the program you are looking

With Kid3 you can:
- Edit ID3v1.1 tags
- Edit all ID3v2.3 frames
- Convert between ID3v1.1 and ID3v2.3 tags
- Edit Ogg/Vorbis tags
- Edit FLAC tags
- Edit tags of multiple files, e.g. the artist,
album, year and genre of all files of an album
typically have the same values and can be set
- Generate tags from filenames
- Generate filenames from tags
- Rename and create directories from tags
- Generate playlist files
- Automatically convert upper and lower case and
replace strings
- Import from freedb.org, MusicBrainz and other
sources of album data
- Export as CSV, HTML, playlist, Kover XML and
other formats. Exported CSV files can be imported

 Wed Jun  7  2006  Urs Fleisch
* Release 0.7
* New:
  + Export dialog can export tags as CSV, HTML,
playlists, Kover XML and other formats. CSV files
can be imported again.
  + Show/hide ID3v1.1/ID3v2.3 controls.
  + Custom strings can be used for ID3v2.3,
Ogg/Vorbis and FLAC genres.
  + Automatic numbering of tracks.
* Improved:
  + Direct menus for freedb.org and MusicBrainz
  + freedb.org import has suggested search string,
search history.
  + Imported tracks can be reordered to match
track number, title or length.
  + Format while editing affects most operations,
is split into separate options for filenames and
tags, menu commands to apply filename format and
tag format.
  + Case conversion is done before string
replacements, so that "case exceptions" can be
  + Builds with libtunepimp 0.4.x.
* Fixed:
  + Remove temporary Ogg file when filename and
tags are changed.
  + Mark file as changed when Ogg genre is
  + Correct length restriction for ID3v1.1
  + Open directories with special characters from
the command line.
  + Import from file/clipboard does not use
durations from previous freedb.org import.

Mon Oct 24 2005 Urs Fleisch
* Release 0.6
* Support for Ogg/Vorbis and FLAC files
* Import from MusicBrainz
* Usability improvements

Mon Jul 26 2004 Urs Fleisch
* Release 0.5
* When importing, check the length and the count
of the tracks
* Keyboard shortcut configuration
* Rename and create directories from tags
* Display information about tags, bitrate, length,

Sat Jan 24 2004 Urs Fleisch
* Release 0.4
* Direct import from freedb.org
* freedesktop.org compliant kid3.desktop file
* Accept freedb.org input if there is no year or
genre information
* File renaming works on Windows filesystems if
case changed
* Context menu in string replacement table
* Progress bar while saving directory

Sat Oct 18 2003 Urs Fleisch
* Release 0.3
* Automatic case conversion and string
* Import of album data from freedb.org and other
* Improved Windows (Qt only) version: persisted
configuration, online help
* Support files for KDevelop and Visual C++
* Improved Unicode support, however some bugs in
id3lib have to be fixed before this is of real use

Sat Sep 06 2003 Egor S. Orlov
* Added russian translation

Thu May 13 2003 Urs Fleisch
* Release 0.2.1
* Now uses the standard automake/autoconf build
process provided by kapptemplate.

Sat Apr 26 2003 Urs Fleisch
* Release 0.2
* Use QScrollView for control widgets at the right
side and separate them from the filelist by a
QSplitter, so that the window can be resized to a
small size.
* Show busy cursor while reading and writing

Thu Jan 16 2003 Urs Fleisch
* Started ChangeLog.

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