How to Rip CDs From the Linux Command Line -

There are a few options for ripping your CDs from the command line, but abcde is easily the most widely available and one of the easiest to work with. You can use it for simple one off rips, or you can configure it to your exact specifications for every use.

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I just use Sound Juicer to rip CD’s, which has a GUI and seems a lot easier than the command line.