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TAGLOOKUP(1)		FreeBSD	General	Commands Manual		  TAGLOOKUP(1)

NAME
     taglookup -- tags groups of audio files using CDDB

SYNOPSIS
     taglookup [-c cache_mode] [-s hostname] [-p port] [-P protocol] [-h]
	       command command_arguments file ...

DESCRIPTION
     Tags MP3s and other taggable audio	files. It inspects a set of files and
     uses their	lengths	to look	up an appropriate disc from a CDDB-compatible
     service. Its behaviour is depends on the given command.

COMMANDS
     id	cddb_category cddb_id file ...
	     Look up the details of the	CDDB disc from a CDDB service using
	     cddb_category and cddb_id file with each CDDB track using the
	     closest track length.

	     cddb_category
		     must be one of: blues, classical, country,	folk, jazz,
		     misc, newage, reggae, rock	or soundtrack.
	     cddb_id
		     must be numeric. Begin hex	IDs with 0x.

     sequence file ...
	     Uses files	in order to generate a CDDB ID and queries a CDDB ser-
	     vice. CDDB	IDs are	generated based	on the sequence	of tracks.
	     Choose the	closest	matching CDDB disc to tag the files.

     rename template file ...
	     Renames files based the tages on template.	 These tags are:
	     %a	is Artist
	     %g	is Genre
	     %s	is Song	Title
	     %t	is Album title
	     %y	is Year; and
	     %n	is Track number.

     list file ..
	     List the current tags in files.

     help    Prints taglookup usage.

OPTIONS
     -c	cache_mode
	   cache_mode =	on, off, only

	   on	   check for cached result first, then connect to a service
	   off	   never use cached results
	   only	   only	use cached results; never connect to a service

     -h	hostname
	   Hostname of the CDDB-compatable service.

     -p	port
	   Port	to use for connecting to the CDDB service.

     -P	protocol
	   protocol = cddbp, http, proxy

	   Sets	the protocol that taglookup will use to	connect	to the CDDB
	   service:

	   cddbp   Uses	the CDDB protocol. Defaults port = 888.
	   http	   Uses	HTTP protocol. Defaults	port = 80.
	   proxy   Uses	HTTP but connects to the proxy given by	the environ-
		   ment	varaible, http_proxy. http_proxy must be in the	for-
		   mat:
			 http://user:password@proxy_name:proxy_port

     -h	   Prints taglookup usage.

AUTHOR
     Alex Allan	<alex@kamaz.org.uk>

SEE ALSO
     http://www.kamaz.org.uk/taglookup

			       October 28, 2007

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