[vorbis] Tag changes
dave at gasaway.org
Mon Apr 8 14:24:38 PDT 2002
Ben Pearre wrote:
> Then they are advocating making it very hard to distribute a piece of
> music that consists of more than one file.
In the interest of flexibility and free will.
> What this comes down to is whether you believe that it makes sense to
> put some necessary information in the filename and other necessary
> information in the tags, or whether the tags should be the uniform
> method of associating metadata with a file. Convince me that some
> information should ONLY be in the filename and not in the tag!
You have to understand the purpose of the tags. There are plans a
different metadata format, that I imagine will be stricter than the
tags. Tags are meant for human-readable comment-like data.
> Ok, close enough. It's more obvious which is which if they're named
> as I suggested, but some of the other tags have very non-intuitive
> names, so I bow to precedent there :)
You may always suggest different names, but that doesn't mean the names
will change. I speak from experience. ;)
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