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Re: [ApacheGallery] Image::IPTC info handling



Understood and agree. Ideally, it would be useful to have some
"administrative" interface in A:G where a user allowed to edit EXIF /
IPTC meta-data info...  Does Image::IPTCInfo allow such data to be
updated in image, or it provides read feature only?

Also, speaking about features, perhaps for some folks uploading images
via web interface would be a usefull feature.

> > lines, there were not there when I checked.  Anyway, isn't adding
> > filename.comment file carry a similar feature?
> 
> Yes, this is similar to the filename.comment.  The difference is that
> it's a relatively structured data format and embedded into the image.
> That means there's no need to keep track of "sidecar" files.  Also, it
> means there are more than a few applications that can help you edit
> the IPTC meta-data.  Also note that Image::IPTCInfo will read Adobe's
> XMP standard but doesn't appear to be able to update it.  So if you
> use Photoshop's meta-data editor for images, Image::IPTCInfo can at
> least read it.
> 
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Vlad
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