cddbget [options]


The cddbget script can be used to get CDDB info of a CD. It can handle several output formats.


no argument

gets CDDB info of CD in your drive


device (other than default device)


offline mode - just stores CD info


output in xmcd format


save in xmcd format


db. one of: mysql, pg, oracle, sqlite


overwrite file or db


output toc


output lame command


http mode (e.g. through firewalls)


some stateful firewalls/http proxies need additional newlines


get CDDB info for stored CDs


non interactive mode


CDDB hostname


use local cache


readonly cache


cache has not the diskid as filenames (much slower)


cache path (default: /tmp/xmcd)


put CDDB_get in debug mode

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CDDB_get was written by Armin Obersteiner <[email protected]>.

This manual page was written by Lucas Wall <[email protected]>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).