Can't use voice recorder

Hi I downloaded Anki on a linux laptop but i cant use voice recorder any help this is the error message
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Anki 2.1.42 (8eebfe18) Python 3.8.1 Qt 5.15.1 PyQt 5.15.1
Platform: Linux
Flags: frz=True ao=False sv=1
Add-ons, last update check: 2021-03-28 00:05:01

Caught exception:
Traceback (most recent call last):
File “aqt/”, line 484, in _encode_mp3
File “”, line 854, in init
File “”, line 1702, in _execute_child
FileNotFoundError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: ‘lame’

The above exception was the direct cause of the following exception:

Traceback (most recent call last):
File “aqt/”, line 88, in _on_closures_pending
File “aqt/”, line 59, in
File “aqt/”, line 498, in _on_done
File “concurrent/futures/”, line 432, in result
File “concurrent/futures/”, line 388, in __get_result
File “concurrent/futures/”, line 57, in run
File “aqt/”, line 501, in
File “aqt/”, line 486, in _encode_mp3
Exception: lameError running ⁨ ⁩/tmp/anki_temp/rec.wavError running ⁨ ⁩/tmp/anki_temp/rec1616880318.mp3Error running ⁨ ⁩–noreplaygainError running ⁨ ⁩–quiet

Maybe same issue.


yes it was the same issue thanks a lot