Originally Posted by Server
if it can be heard and played via pc then you can rip or stream-rip with
any application that records real time. Don't even bother with DRM (if any)
There are many many (see google) audio rippers out there that will do just
the job you want.
You don't even need to worry about that. Audible ALLOWs you to burn the book to CD.
You don't need anything that exploits the analog hole at all. This will result in a lower quality anyway.