[gst-devel] video datecode

Tim Müller t.i.m at zen.co.uk
Wed Aug 8 10:45:23 CEST 2007

> I've tried to get the tag list of video. But I found no tag information in this list.
> I know that the tag are usully used in audio files but i'd like to know
>  if the video file that can be generated by GStreamer has some tag
>  information like its date of creation. In fact, I want to know that to
>  understand if I'm doing correctly the needed operation to get the tag
>  list in a GST_MESSAGE_TAG :
>      tagList = gst_tag_list_new ();
>      gst_message_parse_tag (message, &tagList);
>      if (gst_tag_list_get_date (tagList, GST_TAG_DATE , &videoDate))
> 	printf("\n --- there is a datecode ---  \n");

We might not extract the date from the tags for the video format you're
using.  Please file an enhancement bug in http://bugzilla.gnome.org and
if possible make a file with such a tag available somewhere for download
so we can fix this. Thanks!


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