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authorRasmus Steinke <>2017-10-21 14:17:32 +0200
committerRasmus Steinke <>2017-10-21 14:17:32 +0200
commit5c71100ff6e3712d9ed8e7a69f8cce2ca5bc6abc (patch)
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parent724874d2f3167df62c1999ee4ab7e4eb43a88488 (diff)
mention dependencies for tagging
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@@ -30,6 +30,11 @@ see `clerk -h` for all default arguments.
* perl-ipc-run
* perl-http-date
+for the tagging_client:
+* metaflac (flac)
+* vorbiscomment (vorbis-tools)
+* mid3v2 (mutagen)
For Archlinux you can install it from [AUR](
# Installation
@@ -51,3 +56,6 @@ For this to work, simply set `tagging=true` in clerk.conf file and set your musi
It’s even possible to tag files not on the same machine (On MPD setups with remote clients).
Simply copy your clerk.conf and clerk_rating_client to the machine hosting your audio files and
make sure it runs there.
+For the moment I use metaflac, mid3v2 and vorbiscomment to tag files, because I haven't found a good perl library
+for tagging.