Bug#326945: ITP: shorten -- tool for fast compression of waveform files
Owner: Graham Wilson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
* Package name : shorten
Version : 3.6.0
Upstream Author : Tony Robinson <email@example.com>
* URL : http://www.example.org/
* License : non-free (see below)
Description : tool for fast compression of waveform files
shorten is a tool for compressing audio files in either lossless or
lossy mode. In lossless mode, in can acheive compression rates of 2:1 or
This program is similar in nature to the flac program, or the oggenc
program from the vorbis-tools package.
Here is a copy of the license that accompanies the source:
SHORTEN SOFTWARE LICENSE
This software is being provided to you, the LICENSEE, by Tony Robinson
and SoftSound under the following license. By obtaining, using and/or
copying this software, you agree that you have read, understood, and
will comply with these terms and conditions:
This software may not be sold or incorporated into any product which is
sold without prior permission from SoftSound. When no charge is made,
this software may be copied and distributed freely.
Permission is granted to use this software for decoding and
non-commercial encoding (e.g. private or research use). Please email
firstname.lastname@example.org for commercial encoding terms.
This software carries no warranty, expressed or implied. The user
assumes all risks, known or unknown, direct or indirect, which involve
this software in any way.