[theora] metadata for theora (like ID3 tags in .mp3 files)

shirish shirishag75 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 22 23:58:46 PDT 2009

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On Thu, Jul 23, 2009 at 11:18, Ralph Giles<giles at xiph.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 10:38 PM, shirish<shirishag75 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>        I had read somewhere that theora also has metadata stuff like
>> id3 tags does for .mp3 .
> Yes. It's pretty much like the format in Ogg audio files. For details
> see section 6.3.3 of http://theora.org/doc/Theora.pdf.

Hi Ralph,
        Thanx for that resource. Read it, although its not end-user
documentation for sure.
That actually has made to the wikipedia which is more user-friendly.


>> Also are there any end-user tools (GUI-based) which can do this ?
> I don't know if there are any gui editors. The oggz-comment command
> line utility will tag files. Most encoders (ffmpeg2theora, firefogg)
> will let you set the metadata when you encode though.

Right, thanx again.

>  -r

          Shirish Agarwal
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