[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH][RFC] add a list of generic tag names

Anton Khirnov wyskas
Tue Dec 15 21:55:36 CET 2009

On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 03:39:02PM +0100, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> Well, you probably are correct, it just felt more correct when i read
> the change from ffmbc.
> If you send a patch that reverts it ill approve it.
OTOH artist is much more widely used in both containers and other apps.
I'd say we add a compatibility hack to av_metadata_conv() that will set
author from artist and vice versa, which will be removed on next major
> Well, iam not sure if this is a reasonable description
I failed to find a non-redundant description of genre (and i'm pretty
sure it doesn't need one). i'm open to suggestion though, if anyone has
a good idea.
> amigous, X-sort-eng or X-eng-sort ?
better now?

Anton Khirnov
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