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Fedora 9 Update: perl-Image-ExifTool-7.60-1.fc9



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-0270
2009-01-07 19:08:02
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Name        : perl-Image-ExifTool
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 7.60
Release     : 1.fc9
URL         : http://www.sno.phy.queensu.ca/%7Ephil/exiftool/
Summary     : Utility for reading and writing image meta info
Description :
ExifTool is a Perl module with an included command-line application for
reading and writing meta information in image, audio, and video files.
It reads EXIF, GPS, IPTC, XMP, JFIF, MakerNotes, GeoTIFF, ICC Profile,
Photoshop IRB, FlashPix, AFCP, and ID3 meta information from JPG, JP2,
TIFF, GIF, PNG, MNG, JNG, MIFF, EPS, PS, AI, PDF, PSD, BMP, THM, CRW,
CR2, MRW, NEF, PEF, ORF, DNG, and many other types of images. ExifTool
also extracts information from the maker notes of many digital cameras
by various manufacturers including Canon, Casio, FujiFilm, HP,
JVC/Victor, Kodak, Leaf, Minolta/Konica-Minolta, Nikon, Olympus/Epson,
Panasonic/Leica, Pentax/Asahi, Ricoh, Sanyo, Sigma/Foveon, and Sony.

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Update Information:

Fixes since last stable release:    Jan. 6, 2009 - Version 7.60 (production
release)    * Decode a few more Nikon D700 FlashInfo tags (thanks Jens Duttke)
* Defined (empty) XMP-pdfx tag table, mainly for documentation purposes  * Fixed
problem where the behaviour of -tagsFromFile changed to that of -addTagsFromFile
if the first specified tag was an exclusion  * Fixed XMP writer to allow a
namespace to be deleted after a mass copy  * Fixed bug introduced in 7.58 which
could cause hang when using -tagsFromFile     Dec. 23, 2008 - Version 7.59    *
Removed file size limit when setting tag value from contents of a file     Dec.
22, 2008 - Version 7.58    * Added new Canon, Nikon and Olympus lenses (thanks
Jan Boelsma and Geert De Soete)  * Added write support for FujiFilm S5000
Ver3.00 and S9500 Ver1.01 RAF images  * Extract RAFVersion tag from FujiFilm RAF
images  * Decode ColorBalance information for PowerShot G10  * Decode Sharpness
for Canon EOS 50D  * More improvements to Canon 50D and 5DmkII makernote
decoding  * Attempt to identify unknown Nikon lenses which exist in LensID list
with a different LensIDNumber (to patch Sigma lens renumbering debacle)  *
Removed limit of 1000 items in an XMP list-type tag when writing  * Increased
maximum size of file from 16MB to 100MB when setting tag value from the contents
of a file  * Improved performance when extracting a large number of same-named
tags  * Fixed bug which resulted in "segment too large" error message when
rewriting multi-segment XMP if XMP was edited but nothing was actually changed
Dec. 11, 2008 - Version 7.57    * Added read support for Panasonic RW2 raw
images (and extract meta information from embedded PreviewImage as Doc1)  *
Added new Pentax K-m PictureModes and new PentaxModelID for the Optio S12  *
Decode ColorBalance information for Canon 50D and 5DmkII  * Decode Panasonic
RAW/RW2 information from DNG images  * Decode Canon SRAWQuality tag  * Recognize
DCP (DNG Camera Profile) files  * Updated Canon CustomFunctions for the EOS 5D
Mark II  * Changed name of "OtherImage" tags to "JpgFromRaw" in IFD0 of SR2 and
ARW images, and to "ThumbnailImage" in IFD0 of MRW images  * Changed EXIF
DeviceSettingDescription and ProfileLookTableData to binary data tags  * Fixed
problem reading/writing ThumbnailImage in Minolta A200 MRW images  * Fixed
ColorBalance2 tags for AsShot and Auto modes of Canon 1DmkII/1DSmkII     Dec. 2,
2008 - Version 7.56    * Decode CompressorVersion from Canon 5D Mark II videos
* Fixed family 1 group classifications for tags in QuickTime video tracks  *
Fixed problem with new -sep feature when separator contained spaces     Dec. 2,
2008 - Version 7.55    * Added a number of new CanonVRD tags for DPP 3.4/3.5
(thanks Bogdan)  * Added a new FocusMode for the Pentax K-m  * Added a new Nikon
LensID (thanks Niels Kristian)  * Decode some tags from Kodak C1013 maker notes
(type 9)  * Enhanced -sep option to allow list-type tag values to be split when
writing  * API Changes:        o Added ListSplit option     Nov. 26, 2008 -
Version 7.54    * Added a few old XMP-crs tags that were missed  * Show
numerator and denominator for rational EXIF values in verbose mode  * Changed
htmldump tooltip font  * Fixed bugs in HTML reader that could cause runtime
error or hang     Nov. 19, 2008 - Version 7.53    * Added read/write support for
EXIF files  * Added ability to write EXIF as a block (finally!)  * Added ability
to write CanonVRD information to MIE files  * Added timezone to "Now" tag value
* Added a new CanonModelID (FS100)  * Added write support for ACDSee XMP tags
(XMP-acdsee:RPP)  * Added a few new XMP-cc tags  * Decode CameraOrientation for
a number of Canon EOS models (thanks Bogdan)  * Allow XMP to be copied as a
block with -tagsFromFile option  * Highlight odd value offsets in -htmldump
output  * Improved htmldump tooltip display  * Minor improvements to MIE reader
* API Changes:        o The full XMP block is now extracted with the Binary
option, so the XMP block is marked as "unsafe" and the Protected flag must be
set (as with other writable blocks) when calling SetNewValue()     Nov. 4, 2008
- Version 7.52    * Added ability to extract AI private data from PDF files  *
Added extract embedded option (-ee, -extractEmbedded)  * Added new group family
3 and ability to specify multiple group names for a single tag when extracting
information  * Added a new Sony lens and decode two new Sony tags (thanks Jens
Duttke)  * Added a few new Nikon LensID's (thanks Robert Rottmerhusen)  * Added
a new Olympus LensType (thanks Michael Meissner)  * Decode a few new Nikon tags
(thanks Jens Duttke)  * Enhanced command line parsing to allow long names for
most options  * Improved verbose output when writing makernotes  * Allow writing
of empty string values in EXIF information  * Fixed problem rewriting XMP lists
that contained no entries  * Fixed bug writing JpgFromRaw and ThumbnailImage to
CRW files that could make the image unreadable by Canon utilities (affected
images may be repaired by rewriting the same tag with this version of exiftool)
* Fixed bug where some Canon MakerNote values could not be written  * Fixed bug
introduced in version 7.49 that broke the use of wildcards in filenames for the
Windows version  * API Changes:        o Enhanced a number of functions to
accept multiple group names separated by colons
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ChangeLog:

* Tue Jan  6 2009 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa redhat com> 7.60-1
- update to 7.60
* Mon Oct 27 2008 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa redhat com> 7.51-1
- update to 7.51
* Wed May 28 2008 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa redhat com> 7.25-2
- get rid of empty arch-specific directories (bz 448744)
* Fri Apr 25 2008 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa redhat com> 7.25-1
- update to 7.25
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update perl-Image-ExifTool' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
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