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    audible-converter

    1.4.0 • Public • Published

    Audible Converter (AAX to M4A)

    Converts Audible AAX audiobooks to M4A while keeping chapters and the cover image intact. The cover can be added as a looped image so it will be shown while playing on Plex Media Server

    Usage

    λ audible-converter -h
    
      Usage: audible-converter [options] <file>
    
    
      Commands:
    
        list                    list registered devices and their activation bytes (Windows only)
        lookup <file|checksum>  lookup activation bytes in RainbowTables generated by https://github.com/inAudible-NG/ (Windows/Linux only)
        checksum <file>         show audiobooks checksum
        download <file>         download an audiobook from *.adh
    
      Options:
    
        -h, --help                      output usage information
        -V, --version                   output the version number
        -o, --output <filename>         output filename
        -p, --path <path>               output path
        -v, --verbose                   output detailed information
        -a, --activation-bytes <value>  4 byte activation secret to decrypt Audible AAX files (e.g. 1CEB00DA)
        -d, --device <number>           registered device number from which activation bytes are used (Windows only)
        -l, --loop                      add looped cover image to Audiobook
    

    Example:

    λ audible-converter "*.aax" -a 1CEB00DA
    
    Haruki Murakami - 1Q84 (Buch 1 & 2) [2012] (Duration: 30h53m0s)
    Converting Audiobook (using 1CEB00DA for decryption) ... 100%
    Extracting Cover Image ... 100%
    
    Guillermo del Toro, Chuck Hogan - Das Blut [2010] (Duration: 12h4m17s)
    Converting Audiobook (using 1CEB00DA for decryption) ... 100%
    Extracting Cover Image ... 100%
    
    Stephen King - Der Anschlag [2012] (Duration: 31h50m22s)
    Converting Audiobook (using 1CEB00DA for decryption) ... 100%
    Extracting Cover Image ... 100%
    
    Max Brooks - Der Zombie Survival Guide. Überleben unter Untoten [2011] (Duration: 9h5m32s)
    Converting Audiobook (using 1CEB00DA for decryption) ... 100%
    Extracting Cover Image ... 100%
    
    Finished converting 4 Audiobooks!
    

    Requirements

    • Installed Audible Download Manager (for getting your activation bytes)
    • ffmpeg for converting. The executables need to be in the same folder as the module OR in PATH!

    How it works

    • Extract cover image:
      • ffmpeg -y -i audiobook.aax cover.png
    • Decrypted and convert to m4a:
      • ffmpeg -y -activation_bytes 1CEB00DA -i audiobook.aax -c:a copy -vn audiobook.m4a
    • Add looped cover image:
      • ffmpeg -y -r 1 -loop 1 -i cover.png -i audiobook.m4a -c:a copy -shortest audiobook.m4v

    License

    The MIT License (MIT)

    Install

    npm i audible-converter

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    19

    Version

    1.4.0

    License

    MIT

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    55.9 MB

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