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set metadata in a sound file


sndfile-metadata-get [options] file
[options] file
[options] input-file output-file

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sndfile-metadata-get and sndfile-metadata-set use libsndfile ( to retrieve metadata from or set metadata in a sound file.

Run "sndfile-metadata-get --help" or "sndfile-metadata-set --help" for more information


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