[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#525571: Bug#525571: Bug#525571: thunar-media-tags-plugin: can't read/edit oga files tags

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Wed Jun 17 06:15:42 UTC 2009

reassign 525571 libtag1-vanilla
On mer, 2009-06-17 at 08:03 +0200, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> reassign 525571 thunar
> On sam, 2009-04-25 at 11:56 -0400, Denis Laxalde wrote:
> > Tags of audio files in Ogg Vorbis format with oga extension cannot be
> > read nor edited in Thunar (right click -> Properties -> Audio tab or Rename).
> > There is no problem with ogg files so that changing the extension from oga to ogg makes it possible to read/edit these audio tags.
> > Since oga is the new extension for audio files in ogg format, it would
> > be nice if Thunar could support it !
> I don't think media-tag has a problem. It's thunar which doesn't
> recognize the oga as an audio file (well in fact it does, but
> differently). I'm still investigating this, but I definitely think it's
> Thunar. It detects .oga as “Ogg Audio” and .ogg as “Ogg Theora
> Video” (but nonetheless still considers it as audio)

Ok I take that back, the problem is in taglib (which is used to display
the tags etc.) Thunar correctly detects it's an audio file (thus
displaying the “Audio” page in properties, but tagpy can't manage to
parse them, not sure why.


corsac at hidalgo: python -c "import tagpy; print tagpy.FileRef('01 - Controlling Crowds.ogg').tag().artist"
corsac at hidalgo: python -c "import tagpy; print tagpy.FileRef('01 - Controlling Crowds.oga').tag().artist"
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<string>", line 1, in <module>
AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'artist'
corsac at hidalgo: sha1sum 01\ -\ Controlling\ Crowds.og*
bbe09efdb3e9ee493a6c4c0b756c0a4a9ee08392  01 - Controlling Crowds.oga
bbe09efdb3e9ee493a6c4c0b756c0a4a9ee08392  01 - Controlling Crowds.ogg

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