[vorbis] Revised Proposal for Vorbis TAG Standard
krooger at debian.org
Fri Dec 7 13:13:54 PST 2001
The innappropriate ie's have been replaced with eg's. Thank you.
I guess we do need a media tag. I mean, some people even
record things from the airwaves; how do we say "I recorded this off a
radio broadcast"? It is necessary to be able to precisely locate
WHERE the track came from so you can get your own copy, or give up the
search in the knowledge you can trace the track no farther.
Unless someone objects, based on this insightful post I have added a
MEDIA tag to the proposal at
On Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 12:59:02PM -0800, Jay MacDonald wrote:
>One minor gripe: as I understand it the expression i.e. is short for "That
>is". In your document you should us e.g., short for "Example". Aside from
>that I like the proposal. I'm a collector of many styles of recordings
>(classical, jazz, pop, spoken word, theatre, etc) and this covers
>*almost* everything I've struggled with in the past.
>I don't know if this has been discussed (I lurk part time on this list),
>but has the recording source been accounted for? I have a fair amount of
>files ripped from vinyl that may now (or in the future) have corresponding
>digital media versions. Or, as another example, a live to ogg recording of
>my band. I guess these can be handled in the ADDENDUM field. I don't see
>this being properly satisfied by the VERSION field.
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