[Flac-dev] dropping id3 support
xflac at yahoo.com
Fri Sep 24 16:39:27 PDT 2004
ah. I was only talking about removing support in the winamp2
and xmms plugins. the decoder libraries will still be able to
skip over/ignore id3 tags as before. I think AudioReQuest and
PhatNoise must be using their own code to read id3 tags, which
won't be affected.
--- Steve Vasquez <steve.vasquez at request.com> wrote:
> Hey Josh,
> We currently use id3 v1/2 in the AudioReQuest but are working to
> Vorbis Comments in a future version. I do know that PhatNoise and
> Tag and
> Rename both use id3 as well. Just an FYI, you have to do what you
> have to
> Steven Vasquez
> Director of Product Marketing/Founder
> ReQuest Multimedia
> steve at request.com
> -----Original Message-----
> From: flac-dev-bounces at xiph.org [mailto:flac-dev-bounces at xiph.org] On
> Of Josh Coalson
> Sent: Friday, September 24, 2004 5:14 PM
> To: flac-dev at xiph.org
> Subject: [Flac-dev] dropping id3 support
> after spending a lot of time integrating X-Fixer's winamp2 plugin
> code, I am
> on the verge of removing id3 v1/v2 support from the plugins
> completely. it
> is really hard to get right in a way that works intuitively for the
> and i18n is also a nightmare. in id3v2 every field can have a
> FLAC tag a.k.a. Vorbis comment support is very good now so unless
> comes up with a really compelling reason, I'm going to drop it in the
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