mid3iconv man page

mid3iconv ā€” convert ID3 tag encodings


mid3iconv [options] filename ...


mid3iconv converts ID3 tags from legacy encodings to Unicode and stores them using the ID3v2 format.


--debug, -d

Print updated tags

--dry-run, -p

Do not actually modify files

--encoding, -e

Convert from this encoding. By default, your locale's default encoding is used.


Use an ID3v1 tag even if an ID3v2 tag is present

--quiet, -q

Only output errors


Remove any ID3v1 tag after processing the files


Emfox Zhou.

Based on id3iconv (http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~zf/id3iconv/) by Feng Zhou.