soundconverter - GNOME application to convert audio files into other formats

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Universe i386
Package filename soundconverter_2.0.4-0ubuntu1.2_all.deb
Package name soundconverter
Package version 2.0.4
Package release 0ubuntu1.2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/sound
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 99.26 KB
Installed size 1.02 MB
SoundConverter is a simple sound converter application for the GNOME
environment. It reads sound files in any format supported by GStreamer
and outputs them in Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, or WAV format, or MP3 format if
you have the GStreamer LAME plugin.


Package Version Architecture Repository
soundconverter_2.0.4-0ubuntu1.2_all.deb 2.0.4 all Ubuntu Updates Universe
soundconverter_2.0.4-0ubuntu1_all.deb 2.0.4 all Ubuntu Universe
soundconverter_2.0.4-0ubuntu1_all.deb 2.0.4 all Ubuntu Universe
soundconverter - - -


Name Value
gstreamer0.10-plugins-base -
gstreamer0.10-plugins-good -
python -
python-glade2 -
python-gnome2 -
python-gst0.10 -


Type URL
Binary Package soundconverter_2.0.4-0ubuntu1.2_all.deb
Source Package soundconverter

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install soundconverter deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install soundconverter




2015-04-17 - Michele Giacomoli <>
soundconverter (2.0.4-0ubuntu1.2) trusty; urgency=low
* Fix debug() local aliasing. (LP: #1423709)
2015-04-07 - Michele Giacomoli <>
soundconverter (2.0.4-0ubuntu1.1) trusty; urgency=low
* New upstream stable branch bug fixes (LP: #1423709).
- Ignore video codecs (LP: #1308187). Thanks to Thibaut
- Empty task queue when aborting. Thanks to Michael.
- Fix TypeError when calling show_error. Thanks to Michael
2012-11-21 - Logan Rosen <>
soundconverter (2.0.4-0ubuntu1) raring; urgency=low
* New upstream release (LP: #1077508).
- Disable common path when creating folders using tags (LP: #972158).
- Increase Low pass filter frequency when converting to MP3 (LP: #881413).
- Use original filename as title when tags are not present (LP: #984790).
- Fix command line arguments parsing (LP: #995862).
- Fix problem with AAC settings (LP: #954555).
- Fix yet another problem with URIs handling (LP: #998371).
2012-02-22 - Lars Wirzenius <>
soundconverter (2.0.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* debian/compat: Bump to 9.
* debian/control: Bump Build-Depends on debhelper to current version.
* debian/rules: Remove all customization.
2011-11-26 - Lars Wirzenius <>
soundconverter (1.5.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version. This should fix the following bugs in Debian:
- soundconverter stops converting m4a files sudently.. (Closes: #468846)
- should depend on package gstreamer0.10-lame (Closes: #571521)
- please support gnome audio profiles (Closes: #500239)
- please package new version (Closes: #606764)
* New Debian package maintainer. Thanks, Jason Heeris, for the previous
* Removed debian/patches: the only patch is no longer required.
* Removed debian/watch: it didn't work after upstream moved from
Berlios, and I can't be bothered. (I would prefer watch files
to be maintained in a central location, and not require packaging
updates when upstream moves.)
* Packaging re-done to use dh.
2009-09-13 - Jason Heeris <>
soundconverter (1.4.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed copyright information.
* Removed dependency on gstreamer0.10-gnomevfs. Closes: #546451
2009-08-30 - Jason Heeris <>
soundconverter (1.4.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. (Closes: #524455)
* Updated watch file (gz => bz2).
* Included "get-orig-source" target.
2008-07-26 - William Grant <>
soundconverter (1.3.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. (Closes: #482772)
- Can run multiple jobs simultaneously. (Closes: #401148)
* Sync from Ubuntu.
* Acknowledge NMU, thanks Ben.
* debian/patches/100_dont_overwrite_source.diff: Drop. New upstream
version includes it.
* debian/control:
- Update standards version to 3.8.0. No other changes were required.
- Update maintainer email address.
* debian/copyright: Update years and emails, and mention GPL3ing of
the packaging.
2008-06-04 - William Grant <>
soundconverter (1.2.0-0ubuntu1) intrepid; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Reset progress indiciator after a conversion. (LP: #104450)
* debian/patches/fix-add_uris-crash.patch: Drop. Included upstream.
2008-04-22 - William Grant <>
soundconverter (1.0.1-0ubuntu2) hardy; urgency=low
* debian/patches/fix-add_uris-crash.patch: Don't crash on an invalid URI.
Backported from 1.0.2. (LP: #211210)

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