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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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