Lame

Encode your MP3s easily

Lame is a regular, free Mac software, that belongs to the category Audio & Video with subcategory Codecs & Filters. View full description

Lame is a regular, free Mac software, that belongs to the category Audio & Video with subcategory Codecs & Filters.

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Since the software was added to our catalog in 2005, it has obtained 110,473 downloads, and last week it had 5 downloads.

Lame is a not that heavy software that will not require as much free space than the average program in the section Audio & Video. It's a program often downloaded in Finland, Ukraine, and United States.

The program version is 3.97 and the latest update was on 12/19/2006. It's available for users with the operating system Mac OS X and prior versions, and you can get it in English.

LAME is an open source audio encoder. The encoder is not a graphical application that you can double-click, but a command-line tool, usable from the Terminal application (which lives in the Utilities folder inside the Applications folder) or other graphical applications.

You can use it directly from the Terminal, by invoking the lame tool. See its man page for options and syntax. It can also be used by other applications.