dir2ogg - audio file converter into ogg-vorbis format

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename dir2ogg_0.12-1_all.deb
Package name dir2ogg
Package version 0.12
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/sound
Homepage http://jak-linux.org/projects/dir2ogg/
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 13.26 KB
Installed size 47.00 KB
dir2ogg converts MP3, M4A, WMA, FLAC, and WAV files to the
open-source OGG format.
It is a Python script that simply binds together the various decoders and
oggenc making it easier for the user to convert his/her music files. It also
supports ID3 tags.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dir2ogg_0.12-1_all.deb 0.12 all Ubuntu Universe
dir2ogg - - -


Name Value
mpg123 -
mpg321 -
python >= 2.4
python-mutagen -
vorbis-tools -


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package dir2ogg_0.12-1_all.deb
Source Package dir2ogg

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install dir2ogg deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install dir2ogg




2016-01-19 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@debian.org>
dir2ogg (0.12-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
- dir2ogg: Fix a minor typo (Closes: #742677)
- Exit with exit code 2 if conversion of a file failed (Closes: #713023)
- Drop support for ripping CDs
- Do not throw an exception if mutagen does not recognize MP3 (LP: #777904)
- dir2ogg: Localize quality for oggenc (LP: #691047)
- Play nice with all/most versions of mpg123. (Closes: #679813)
* debian: control: Drop CD ripping dependencies and description
(Closes: #786360)
* Bring the packaging up-to-date:
- source/format: Use 3.0 (quilt)
- control: Upgrade Standards-Version to 3.9.6
- Switch to debhelper 9 and dh(1)
- control: Add ${misc:Depends} to Depends
- copyright: Update format and years and email addresses
* debian/control: Switch Vcs to github
2009-08-04 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@debian.org>
dir2ogg (0.11.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- Process files in alphabetical order (Closes: #536040)
- Support converting directories without specifying -d (Closes: #535209)
- Introduce support for Monkey's Audio with APEv2 tags (LP: #279834),
and Musepack and WavPack audio files.
- More readable output, including progress messages about current file,
and the option --quiet to not show progress of oggenc.
* Packaging changes:
- Update Standards-Version to 3.8.2.
- Recommend musepack-tools and wavpack.
2009-05-03 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@debian.org>
dir2ogg (0.11.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New bugfix release:
- Fix problems with mpg123 and files not using 44100Hz (LP: #272341)
- Make --preserve-wav work when using mplayer (Closes: #513566)
- Fix problem where tags from one file appear in other files (LP: #276037)
* Some packaging changes:
- Move all CD-related dependencies from Recommends to Suggests
- Update e-mail address
- Update to Standards-Version 3.8.1
2008-07-14 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@jak-linux.org>
dir2ogg (0.11.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* The 'Marek Palatinus' release, fixing a serious bug with FLAC files, and
improving the smart-mp3 feature.
2008-05-14 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@jak-linux.org>
dir2ogg (0.11.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New bugfix release: Fix support for files with no headers (LP: #229179)
2008-04-01 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@jak-linux.org>
dir2ogg (0.11.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream bugfix release
- Fix support for newer mpg123 versions
- Print error message if CD is not in FreeDB (LP: #198845)
* debian/rules, debian/control:
- Add some lsb-release stuff to remove the need for merges in Ubuntu
* Ubuntu-only changes:
- faad is now in universe => recommend it
- Suggest mplayer-nogui | mplayer, instead of only mplayer
2008-03-25 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@jak-linux.org>
dir2ogg (0.11.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* More complete fix for tags with non-ascii values
2008-02-17 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@jak-linux.org>
dir2ogg (0.11.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream bugfix release
- Fix FLAC tags with non-ascii values (Closes: #466107)
* debian/control:
- Add Dm-Upload-Allowed
- Fix spelling-error-in-description python Python
* debian/copyright:
- Use new format: http://wiki.debian.org/Proposals/CopyrightFormat
- Update Copyright years
2007-12-18 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@jak-linux.org>
dir2ogg (0.11.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release, fixing support for wav and wma.
* Upgrade to Debian Policy 3.7.3
* Recommend icedax as an alternative to cdparanoia
2007-11-25 - Julian Andres Klode <jak@jak-linux.org>
dir2ogg (0.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release, changes since RC1:
- Fix mpg123 to decode all frames (set to first frame for testing purposes)
- Try to use same quality as in MP3 (Closes: #437263)
* Switch to the homepage field, add VCS-Bzr and VCS-Browser

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