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From Farrukh Najmi <farr...@wellfleetsoftware.com>
Subject Re: [IMAGING] Getting EXIF and IPTC metadata using metadata and image format neutral code
Date Sat, 07 Jul 2012 13:55:45 GMT

Oops. Here is the correct file this time.

On 07/07/2012 01:39 AM, Damjan Jovanovic wrote:
> Hi Farrukh
>
> Your patch is just an empty file.
>
> Regards
> Damjan
>
> On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 9:23 PM, Farrukh Najmi
> <farrukh@wellfleetsoftware.com> wrote:
>> Hi Damjan,
>>
>> Attached is the patch for implementing the proposed change outlined in
>> bullets below.
>> Please review and then commit if satisfied or discuss further. Thanks.
>>
>>
>> On 07/06/2012 02:29 PM, Farrukh Najmi wrote:
>>>
>>> An example of a metadata property that has no IIM mapping defined is Name:
>>> Scene Code, XMP property id: Scene (page 15 of 55 in spec)
>>>
>>>
>>> On 07/06/2012 02:25 PM, Farrukh Najmi wrote:
>>>> Hi Damjan,
>>>>
>>>> Thanks for the +1. As I started on this patch I made some observations in
>>>> the IPTC-PhotoMetadata-2008.pdfspec:
>>>>
>>>>    * Not all metadata properties have an IIM mapping defined. For these
>>>>      we will have to invent a type code. I propose we assign codes
>>>>      starting at 10000 arbitrarily in such cases
>>>>    * Every field does have an XMP property id at present. I am not sure
>>>>      if there is any guarantee that future fields will have an XMP
>>>>      property id. I think we should continue with XMP property id for
>>>>      IptcTypes.name field but if in future versions there is no XMP
>>>>      property id then the backup would be to use the Name field from
>>>>      the spec
>>>>
>>>> The only other alternative I can think of for IptcTypes.name field issue
>>>> is to use the Name field from the spec which is guaranteed to be present,
>>>> will never be translated but has the issue that it has white space in its
>>>> content. My preference is to do what is proposed in bullets above.
>>>>
>>>> Comments? Thanks.
>>>>
>>>>


-- 
Regards,
Farrukh

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