Subject: Re: Is it possible to write mp3 to cd
To: Clarence <>
From: Martin Weber <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/12/2002 14:44:04
On Tue, Nov 12, 2002 at 09:26:29PM +0800, Clarence wrote:
> [...]
> Thanks.  It is ok to write .wav to create audio cd with cdrecord.
> However, is it possible to write .mp3 to create audio cd.  I had tried it
> with cdrecord not success.  Any idea ?

You have to bake .wav's first to write those onto the CD if you want
a CD a standard CD player can playback. You can decode mp3s into wavs
with mpg123 e.g.

$ mpg123 -w out.wav in.mp3

Then you burn those with cdrecord.