|File Type||Free Lossless Audio Codec File|
|File Format||Standard (developed by Xiph.Org Foundation)|
|Popularity||★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Popular|
Open-source audio format that uses lossless audio compression, meaning it does not remove any of the original audio data; compresses audio files with no loss in quality.
Important: A FLAC Fingerprint file, which contains the filename and checksum information for a FLAC file, may be generated along with the FLAC file. This file is typically named "ffp.txt" and can be created using the following command:
"metaflac --show-md5sum flac_file_names > ffp.txt".
For additional information about the FLAC format visit the FLAC website.
|Published||March 17, 2016|