xACT stands for X Audio Compression Toolkit, an application that encodes and decodes FLAC, SHN, Monkey's Audio, TTA, Wavpack, and Apple Lossless files. It also can encode these formats to MP3, AAC, or Opus, and do various other utility functions, in addition to a full set of shntool functions. Under the hood, xACT is a GUI based front end for the unix applications Shorten (3.6.1), shntool (3.0.10), Monkey's Audio Compressor (3.99), flac (1.3.1), wavpack (4.70.0), TTA (3.4.1), Opus 0.1.6, and cdda2wav 3.0 (with paranoia support). It also uses SoX ( more...
- Downgraded SoX to 14.3.2 for OS X 10.7 compatibility
- Upgraded Opus to opus tools 0.1.9 (libopus 1.1)
- Added decoding of Opus files to WAV or AIFF
- Added encoding to HE-AAC
- Changed how xACT finds cd drives for extraction
- OS X 10.6 or later