martin.leese at stanfordalumni.org
Mon Jul 22 22:16:50 PDT 2013
Brendan Bolles wrote:
> Hey everyone, according to Wikipedia's 4-year-old information, there is no
> standard for putting metadata into an Ogg file.
> That metadata must be
> included in the codec.
More generally, in a stream in the Ogg file.
Codecs are streams, but so are things like
Ogg Skeleton. Information about Metadata
has been collected together in the Xiph Wiki
> For example, what if I want to make a Theora movie and include information
> about the color space or embed an ICC profile? Or can I include general
> textual information, like copyright? What about timecode?
I have never used Theora, but according to the
spec this stream can include VorbisComments.
Details of these are at:
To address your specific questions:
1. There is no standard field name for color
space or for an ICC profile; you would
have to roll your own.
2. COPYRIGHT is a standard field name.
3. A timecode could go into a DATE field
as described at:
Martin J Leese
E-mail: martin.leese stanfordalumni.org
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