Free lossless audio codec
You can playback compressed FLAC files in your favorite player (or your home stereo or your car just like you would an MP3 file.
NOTE: FLAC is licensed and distributed under the terms of the BSD License, GNU General Public License (GPL) and GNU Library or Lesser General Public License (LGPL)
How to install and run: Unarchive, open a Terminal window, go to FLAC's folder and run the following commands from the command line:
sudo make install
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What's New in This Release:
- Improved decoding efficiency of all bit depths but especially so for 24 bits for IA32 architecture (lvqcl and Miroslav Lichvar).
- Faster encoding using SSE and AVX (lvqcl).
- Fixed bartlett, bartlett_hann and triangle functions.