Becky wrote: > What is the Gracenote data base? When ripping CDs I notice that the genre field for
the CDs > that (dare I say it) Windows Media Player recognizes is usually Folk or World. I
edit that on > my computer for synch. with my mp3 player to J 8x32, S 3x48, etc. etc.but always
have to do > it manually.
There are two main databases on the internet that are used by programmes that rip
Gracenote is the one accessed by the programme I am currently using - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CDDB gives a description of how it works and its
history. (I believe that if a CD is not in the database, or if the data is incorrect,
it is possible to change the data in the database, as well as on the local computer).