Fedora 14 Update: perl-Image-ExifTool-8.50-1.fc14

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-03-04 09:41:33

Name        : perl-Image-ExifTool
Product     : Fedora 14
Version     : 8.50
Release     : 1.fc14
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,
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, GE, HP,
JVC/Victor, Kodak, Leaf, Minolta/Konica-Minolta, Nikon, Olympus/Epson,
Panasonic/Leica, Pentax/Asahi, Reconyx, Ricoh, Samsung, Sanyo,
Sigma/Foveon, and Sony.

Update Information:

Update to 8.50. Full changelog here: http://owl.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/history.html

Notable bugfixes:

Fixed problems with format of binary data in lists for some 
output options 
Fixed bug reading/writing some IPTC binary data tags
Fixed problem copying XMP:Thumbnails structure
Fixed conversion of MXF:ByteOrder value
Fixed potential "Undefined subroutine ConvertStruct" crash bug
Fixed bug introduced in 8.46 when calling GetValue(xxx,'Raw') 
Relaxed structure validation to allow a structure to be written even if there were errors with some fields
Patched problem with formatting of very large numbers in JSON (-j) output
Fixed a few problems reading and writing structured information
Fixed bug which could cause hang with some user-defined tag definitions 
Fixed a couple of minor bugs with the new -struct option 
Fixed bug writing alternate languages for XMP-iptcExt:ArtworkTitle tag
Fixed problem where console echo was disabled when using -k option from a bash script
Fixed minor quirk in HtmlDump output
Fixed race condition with -stay_open when reading options requiring additional arguments from the argfile 
Fixed problem copying makernotes from Nikon NRW image to JPEG
Fixed incorrect decoding of some AEInfo tags for newer Pentax DSLR's 
Fixed bug where time could be wrong by up to 2 seconds when shifting multiple date/time values containing fractional seconds 

* Thu Mar  3 2011 Tom Callaway <spot at fedoraproject.org> - 8.50-1
- update to 8.50
* Tue Feb  8 2011 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 8.40-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_15_Mass_Rebuild
* Mon Nov 22 2010 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa at redhat.com> - 8.40-1
- update to 8.40

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/.

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