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Last Update: Thu Mar 27 21:07:40 +0100 2008

MiniExiftool

This library is wrapper for the Exiftool command-line application (www.sno.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool) written by Phil Harvey. Read and write access is done in a clean OO manner.

Requirements

An installation of the Exiftool command-line application. Instructions for installation you can find under www.sno.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/install.html .

Installation

First you need Exiftool (see under Requirements above). Then you can simply install the gem with

 gem install mini_exiftool

respectively (on *nix sytems)

 sudo gem install mini_exiftool

Alternative you can download the tarball or zip file and run

 ruby setup.rb config
 ruby setup.rb setup
 sudo ruby setup.rb install

Contribution

The code is also hostet in a git repository on Gitorious at gitorious.org/projects/mini_exiftool feel free to contribute!

Author

Jan Friedrich <janfri DOT rubyforge AT gmail DOT com>

Copyright / License

Copyright (c) 2007-2008 by Jan Friedrich

Licensed under terms of the GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE, Version 2.1, February 1999 (see file COPYING for more details)

Usage

For further information about using MiniExiftool read the Tutorial and have a look at the examples in directory examples.

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