cddbget(1) gets CDDB info of a CD


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


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).