Reading *.ape length and bitrate

Lukáš Lalinský lalinsky at
Fri Oct 23 19:06:58 CEST 2009

2009/10/23 "Новичков А. А." <novichko at>:
> I'm trying to write (yet another) tagging program. While reading and
> writing of APE tags of *.mp3, *.mpc, and *.ape files meet no
> difficulties, I encounter some problems with reading *.ape files
> properties. Is it my inability using taglib properly or there is really
> such a problem?

TagLib doesn't support Monkey's Audio files -

> And another problem. I use foobar (via wine) to split flac CD images.
> And I found that foobar preserves embedded cue sheet in splitted files
> (if it was in the original image). But taglib cannot properly write tags
> into such files. Can it be fixed?

What is the problem? Does it fail to write them, does it not try to
write them at all, etc.?

Lukas Lalinsky
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