[ardour-users] newbie: exporting to mp3

Esben Stien b0ef at esben-stien.name
Tue Sep 13 18:39:37 PDT 2005

Andy Joslin <andy.joslin at gmail.com> writes:

> I see that there is not an option (out of the box) to export to an
> mp3 format. 

This is because of the patent issue. 

You really should stay away from MP3, because of it, in my opinion.

This is how you voice your opinion by not using it.

Ardour uses libsndfile, btw, and Erik will not include this codec
before the patent runs out.

Any reason you can't use vorbis?

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