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The benefits of using FLAC for audio

Most users of open source software are already familiar with MP3 files for audio. But less of them know about FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec). A writer at Open Source explains why he prefers FLAC and why you should consider it too. Chris’ post spawned a very large thread on the Linux subreddit, and redditors weren’t shy about sharing their opinions about it.