After reading “How To Convert Songs From An Audio CD Into MP3/Ogg Files With K3b” I felt like having read a howto for shooting a mouse with a cannon.
So here is the “Gnome Simplicity alternative”
When you insert an audio cd in a Gnome environment, Sound Juicer pops up giving you the choice of playing, or ripping it into whatever format you would like , no fuss no muss.
Of course you need the codecs installed to rip from cd to mp3.
Some Sound Juicer screenshots:
Grip is a good alternative to Sound Juicer for ripping cd’ s
If you would like to convert from flac to ogg/mp3 or mp3 to ogg/flac or whatever try SoundConverter.
Gnome rules when it comes to ripping!!
The images are made on Ubuntu Feisty, edited with the Gimp