SVG::Metadata 0.18 release Re: [Clipart] Keys in flags and svg_annotate feature request

Nicu Buculei nicu at
Tue Oct 5 00:54:59 PDT 2004

Christian Fredrik Kalager Schaller wrote:
> Ok a plead from me then to any perl hackers in the openclipart community
> for a patch to do interactive prompting. I have what I guess is about
> 250 flags with different authors that I need to annotate. My current
> solution of using svg_annotate with a random name and then using vi on
> the svg file afterwards to correct the names, it is rather
> timeconsuming. 
> So if someone out there takes pity on me and implements a prompting
> patch I would be very grateful :)

i can't help with the patch, but you don't have to do it with perl, you 
can use anything, even a shell script that parse the content of the 
directory and for each file prompt for author name (and maybe title) 
then call svg_annotate with the correct parameters


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