[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] change default genre for id3v1

Justin Ruggles justin.ruggles
Wed Sep 16 01:38:29 CEST 2009

Michael Niedermayer wrote:

> On Sun, Sep 13, 2009 at 03:55:17PM +0000, Jai Menon wrote:
>> On Sun, Sep 13, 2009 at 3:34 PM, Justin Ruggles
>> <justin.ruggles at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> Don't get me wrong... I like Blues... just not all the time. ;)
>>> Our ID3v1 writer currently defaults to using index 0 ("Blues") if the
>>> genre tag is not present or does not match one of the values in the ID3
>>> genre table.  I think technically any value not in the table means that
>>> the genre is unknown, but from what I've seen most ID3 implementations
>>> use index 255 for this.
>> Yeah, any value not present in the original table+winamp extras is
>> considered to be unknown. I for one think this change is good...
> i agree



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