./graphics/p5-Image-ExifTool, Perl module and program to read EXIF information

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 12.76, Package name: p5-Image-ExifTool-12.76, Maintainer: gdt

ExifTool is a Perl module with an included command-line application
for reading and writing meta information in image files. It recognizes
EXIF, GPS, IPTC, XMP, JFIF, GeoTIFF, ICC Profile, Photoshop IRB and
ID3 meta information as well as the maker notes of many digital
cameras including Canon, Casio, FujiFilm, Kodak, Leaf,
Minolta/Konica-Minolta, Nikon, Olympus/Epson, Panasonic/Leica,
Pentax/Asahi, Ricoh, Sanyo and Sigma/Foveon.

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   2024-02-25 09:36:06 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
p5-Image-ExifTool: update to 12.76.

Jan. 31, 2024 - Version 12.76 (production release)

  - Properly implement patch of 12.45 to avoid duplicating raw data when writing
    Sony ARW images where the raw data is double-referenced as both strips and
  - Improved handling of bad offsets in HtmlDump output

Jan. 30, 2024 - Version 12.75 (production release)

  - CORRUPTION WARNING: Fixed bug introduced in 12.45 which could result in
    corrupted Sony ARW images from some newer models when rewriting lossless
    compressed ARW images which were previously edited by 12.44 or earlier
  - Added ability to read C2PA JUMBF metadata from PDF and SVG files
  - Added ability to extract JUMBF metadata as a block
  - Added read support for C2PA (JUMBF-format) files
  - Removed "date before 1970" warning entirely since 64-bit systems \ 
should be
    able to handle dates in this range
  - Improved Canon FocusMode decoding
  - Fixed bug introducd in 12.74 which could cause "Undefined subroutine"
    runtime error when reading MIE files

Jan. 23, 2024 - Version 12.74

  - Added a couple of new Nikon lenses (thanks Chris)
  - Added write support for a few new QuickTime Keys tags
  - Decode ShutterCount for Canon EOS R5 (thanks John Moyer)
  - Improved error messages in the case of file read errors
  - Enhanced tag name strings (eg. -if and -p option arguments) to allow values
    of multiple matching tags to be concatenated when a group name of \ 
"All" is
  - Enhanced -p option to add -p- feature which avoids adding trailing newline
  - Changed warning from "Shift results in negative time" to \ 
"Shift results in
    date before 1970"
  - Patched calculation of GPSDateTime for the timed metadata in Track3 of
    Garmin videos so the API QuickTimeUTC option is no longer required
  - Fixed conversion error when writing QuickTime:GoogleTrackDuration
  - Fixed misidentification of non-TIFF-format files containing DNGVersion tag
  - Fixed bug where Avoid-ed XMP structures could be created when writing
    another same-named structure
  - Internal Changes:
      - Changed form of all new() calls to accommodate backward
        incompatibilities in recent versions of Perl
      - Changed order of InsertTagValues() arguments
      - DateFmt() now returns value of formatted date/time string

Jan. 10, 2024 - Version 12.73

  - Added write support for Leica XMP-xmpDSA tags
  - Added read support for timed GPS from Yada RoadCam Pro 4K dashcam videos
  - Added read support for PNG cpIp chunk
  - Added range checks on lat/long values when writing QuickTime:GPSCoordinates
  - Decode a number of new values for Ricoh GR III tags
  - Decode a new Leica tag
  - Improved handling of Brotli compression errors
  - Enhanced API NoWarning option to also apply to app "Warning:" outputs
  - Identify PNG Plus files
  - Changed name of Pentax ISOAutoParameters to ISOAutoMinSpeed and improved
  - Fixed writing of date/time tags in XMP-xmpMM:Pantry structure
  - API Changes:
      - Added LimitLongValues option to provide control over tags which
        previously had a hard-coded length limit

Dec. 29, 2023 - Version 12.72

  - Added read support for AAC audio files
  - Added a new QuickTime Keys Android tag
  - Added a number of new values for some Ricoh GR III tags
  - Decode timed metadata from Intsa360 Ace Pro MP4 videos
  - Decode GPSDateTime milliseconds in timed Insta360 metadata
  - Decode timed metadata from INNOV K5 TS videos
  - Decode a number of new GoPro timed-metadata tags
  - Decode a few new Xiaomi EXIF tags
  - Fixed writing of JPG/ARW images from some newer Sony models to preserve

Dec. 21, 2023 - Version 12.71

  - Added a warning if there was an error reading an alternate file with the
    -fileNUM option
  - Added the ability to write QuickTime Keys:Encoder
  - Added a few new Canon LensType values (thanks Norbert Wasser)
  - Added a new, obscure EXIF tag (thanks Neal Krawetz)
  - Decode real-time metadata from Ricoh Theta videos
  - Decode SpecularWhiteLevel for more Canon models (github #232)
  - Decode Canon DualPixelRaw tag (thanks John Moyer)
  - Decode a few new Nikon tags (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Decode more FujiFilm M-RAW tags (thanks Greybeard)
  - Improved generation of tag names for some JSON tag ID's containing colons
  - Fixed "Undefined subroutine" error when writing makernotes as a block
  - Fixed missing ID in family 7 group name for ID3 tags which are not valid for
    the specified ID3 version
  - Fixed bug where some tags from alternate files (with the -fileNUM option)
    could show up as "not defined" when used in expressions even \ 
though they did
  - API Changes:
      - Added NoMandatory option
   2024-01-04 11:52:40 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
p5-Image-ExifTool: update to 12.70.

Nov. 19, 2023 - Version 12.70 (production release)

  - This marks the 20th anniversary of the initial ExifTool release!
  - Added ability to read/delete C2PA CAI JUMBF metadata from TIFF-based images
    (eg. DNG), QuickTime-based files (eg. MP4) and WebP images, and read JUMBF
    from other RIFF-based files (eg. WAV, AVI), GIF images and ID3v2 metadata
  - Added read/write support for JPH images
  - Added ability to read Leica Q3 maker notes
  - Added ability to recognize and write FujiFilm M-RAW RAF images (multiple raw
    images in a single file) and the ability to read preview-less RAF images
  - Added support for reading a number of obscure Microsoft EXIF tags
  - Added a few new Sony lenses and support for the ILCE-9M3 (thanks Jos Roost)
  - Added a couple of new Panasonic Leica lenses
  - Added a couple of new Canon RF lenses (thanks Norbert Wasser)
  - Added a number of new CPUType values for ELF executables
  - Added some new Olympus CameraType values
  - Decode a few more ID3v2.2 tags (github #142)
  - Decode a few new Canon G5X Mark II tags (thanks Martin B.)
  - Decode WB_RGGBLevels for a few more Nikon cameras
  - Extract information from FujiFilm M-RAW header
  - Improved decoding of a few Nikon Z tags (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Marked misspelt XMP-drone-dji:GPSLongtitude tag to Avoid when writing
  - Changed RIFF MaxDataRate conversion to use SI prefixes by default
  - Fixed decoding of unknown ColorBalance information for some Nikon models
  - Fixed an incorrect Nikon Z LensID
  - API Changes:
      - Added ByteUnit option
   2023-07-06 11:43:03 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2483)
Log message:
*: recursive bump for perl 5.38
   2023-05-20 08:16:46 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
p5-Image-ExifTool: update to 12.60.

Apr. 5, 2023 - Version 12.60 (production release)

  - Added a new Sony FileFormat value
  - Added Validate warning about duplicate EXIF
  - Added ability to edit JPEG APP1 EXIF segment with incorrect header
  - Decode a few new Sony ARW tags
  - Improved -htmldump of non-EXIF-based maker notes
  - Enhanced -geotag from CSV files support GPSSpeed (with variable units),
    "bearing" for GPSTrack, and GPSDateTime in format "dd.mm.YYYY \ 
  - Enhanced ImageDataMD5 to also support CRW, RAF, X3F and AVIF images
  - Enhanced -efile option to also record updated and created file names
  - Family 8 group names may now also be used in Composite Require/Desire tags
  - Fixed handling of undefined tags in -if conditions to conform with
    documentation and match -p and -tagsFromFile behaviour when -m or -f option
    is used
  - Fixed problem where setting the Geotime value didn't work when using an
    advanced-formatting expression containing a greater-than symbol (>)

Mar. 28, 2023 - Version 12.59

  - COMPATIBILITY WARNING: Changed the calculated ImageDataMD5 for JPEG images
    to include all data from the SOS to the EOI (including the SOS marker but
    not the EOI marker)
  - Added new -fileNUM option to load tags from alternate files
  - Added family 8 groups for accessing tags from alternate files
  - Added new XMP-et:OriginalImageMD5 tag for storing ImageDataMD5 value
  - Added verbose ImageDataMD5 message for JPEG files
  - Added a new Nikon LensID (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Decode a new Olympus tag and improved decoding of another (thanks Herb)
  - Decode a couple of new PanasonicRaw tags
  - Decode image coordinates for a couple more VNT object types
  - Enhanced ImageDataMD5 to also support MRW, CR3, IIQ, PNG, MOV/MP4 and some
    RIFF-based files
  - Improved verbose messages when deleting NikonApp trailer
  - Patched to avoid structure warnings when copying tags from Nikon files
    containing NKSC metadata
  - Fixed %-C filename format code to work properly with the -fileOrder and
    -progress options
  - Fixed potential ValueConv warning when reading LIF files
  - API Changes:
      - Added SetAlternateFile method

Mar. 15, 2023 - Version 12.58

  - Added Extra ImageDataMD5 tag to calculate MD5 of image data only
  - Added support for reading DJI APP4 and APP7 JPEG segments
  - Added a new SonyModelID value
  - Decode a few new Nikon tags (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Downgraded "Windows file times" to a minor warning when Win32::API or
    Win32API::File is not installed while reading metadata
  - Patched possible runtime warning when API IgnoreTags option is used to
    ignore FileType
  - Fixed problem extracting NetName from Windows LNK files
  - Fixed issue where the %C filename format code would increment the count on
    an output filename collision, but it is supposed to count the input files

Feb. 23, 2023 - Version 12.57

  - Added two new Nikon Z lenses (thanks LibRaw)
  - Added a new Sigma LensType (thanks LibRaw)
  - Added a new Olympus LensType (thanks Herb)
  - Decode more new Nikon tags (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Decode Photoshop LayerColors, LayerSections and LayerVisible tags
  - Improved Verbose output for QuickTime-format files
  - Set family 1 group name for Garmin GPS from uuid atom
  - Enhanced -progress option to allow message to be displayed every NUM files
  - Significant improvements to parsing of Nikon ShotInfo records for newer
  - Removed hex dump of APP segments from -v3 output when writing
  - Fixed bug writing negative MIE GPS coordinates
  - Fixed bug where a duplicate XMP could be generated when writing XMP to a
    JPEG XL image which already contained XMP
  - Fixed problem where HEAD lines may be duplicated in an output file if the -p
    option was combined with -w+ or -W+

Feb. 9, 2023 - Version 12.56

  - Added support for VNT files (both Scene7 Vignette and V-Note document)
  - Added read support for InfiRay IJPEG metadata (thanks Marcos Del Sol Vives)
  - Added some new Sony LensType values (thanks Jos Roost and Francois Piette)
  - Added a new FujiFilm VideoRecordingMode value (thanks Greybeard)
  - Added two new Canon LensTypes and CanonModelIDs (thanks Norbert Wasser)
  - Added ability to extract semantic images from Apple ProRaw DNG files
  - Added read support for the PNG cICP chunk
  - Decode more Nikon tags (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Extract PreviewImage from Insta360 trailer record 0x200
  - Extract EmbeddedImageRectangle and some other new tags from VNT files
  - Minor improvement to arg_files/xmp2exif.args (thanks StarGeek)
  - Enhanced -ee option to extract metadata from all frames of a multipart EXR
  - Removed EXR Layout tag and incorporated into new Flags tag
  - Patched possible hang problem when reading corrupted .rm audio files

Jan. 17, 2023 - Version 12.55

  - Added support for geotagging from FlightAware KML files
  - Decode two more types of timed GPS from MOV/MP4 videos (66 types now)
  - Decode a few new Nikon tags (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Decode a new Samsung HEIC tag
  - Decode FujiFilm RollAngle
  - Fixed bug where the FlatName property wasn't working properly for some
    user-defined structure tags

Jan. 6, 2023 - Version 12.54

  - Decode a number of new Apple tags (thanks Frank Rupprecht)
  - Increased precision of Sony FocusDistance2 conversion
  - Fixed problem where GPSAltitude wasn't being set when geotagging from KML
  - Fixed bug writing HEIC/AVIF files which have a zero-sized mdat (ie. media
    data extends to end of file) which could cause an incorrect mdat size to be

Jan. 4, 2023 - Version 12.53

  - Added support for a number of new XMP tags written by ACR 15.1
  - Added a new Nikon LensID
  - Decode timed GPS from Lamax S9 dual dashcam MOV videos
  - Decode a number of new Nikon tags (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Decode a couple of new Canon tags (thanks John Moyer)
  - Decode FujiFilm BWMagentaGreen tag
  - Enable block-write of EXIF to JXL files
  - Accept values of "now" and "Z" when writing EXIF \ 
OffsetTime tags
  - Changed priority of XMP when reading/writing HEIC files so that it is no
    longer preferred as with other QuickTime-based formats
  - Changed family 1 group name of Canon DR4 tags from CanonVRD to CanonDR4 to
    allow newer tags to be differentiated from older ones.  The family 0 group
    name for both remains CanonVRD
  - Patched to recognize JXL EXIF box with non-zero header length
  - Patched to avoid runtime error when writing a PDF with an Info dictionary
    which was stored incorrectly as a direct object
  - Fixed problem writing EXIF to JXL images where a new EXIF box was created
    even if one previously existed

Dec. 6, 2022 - Version 12.52

  - Added a few new Nikon LensID's (thanks LibRaw and Chris)
  - Added Slovak translations (thanks Peter Bagin)
  - Made SphericalVideoXML readable/writable as a block
  - Improved handling of Matroska metadata tags, including language support
  - Improved French translations (thanks Philippe Bonnaure of GraphicConverter)
  - Improved Composite:GPSAltitude conversion to honour -lang setting
  - Improved -v2 messages to indicate files extracted from zip archives

Nov. 21, 2022 - Version 12.51

  - Added a new Olympus LensType (thanks Herb)
  - Extract C2PA JUMBF metadata from PNG images and extract C2PA Salt values
  - Decode NikonSettings for Z9 firmware 3.0 (thanks Warren Hatch)
  - Decode additional camm metadata from Insta360 Pro2 MP4 videos
  - Improved Verbose output when writing Composite tags to add a "+" \ 
sign to
    indicate related tags that are being written
  - Enhanced -geotag option CSV format to support GPSImgDirection column
  - Fixed problem where -w+ option didn't work in Windows if there were Unicode
    characters in the path name
  - Fixed problem where only the last image of the sequence was extracted
    (multiple times) when using -ee2 to extract embedded images from FLIR SEQ
  - Fixed issue where GPS reference directions may be unknowingly written when
    using ExifTool 12.44 or later to write GPSLatitude or GPSLongitude without
    specifying a group name.  The fix was to Avoid writing the Composite tags
    unless the Composite group is specified explicitly
  - Fixed -geotag to write orientation and track tags even if some tags in the
    category were missing
  - Fixed inconsistency in selecting which tag to output with the -json option
    when multiple tags with the same JSON key exist and the -TAG# feature is
    used to disable print conversion
  - Fixed problem writing QuickTime:PlayListID
  - Fixed problem writing QuickTime tags when specifying tag ID (ie. family 7
    group) as well as a language code
   2022-11-20 14:24:11 by Greg Troxel | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
graphics/p5-Image-ExifTool: Update to 12.50

Upstream changes are essentially bugfixes and minor improvements, but
there are a very large number of them (see Changes for details).
   2022-06-28 13:38:00 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3952)
Log message:
*: recursive bump for perl 5.36
   2022-04-08 20:02:14 by Greg Troxel | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
graphics/p5-Image-ExifTool: Update to 12.30

Despite repology showing 12.41, 12.30 is the latest production release.

Upstream changes are minor improvements and bugfixes.
   2021-10-26 12:47:26 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (800)
Log message:
graphics: Replace RMD160 checksums with BLAKE2s checksums

All checksums have been double-checked against existing RMD160 and
SHA512 hashes