[Matroska-devel] Re: Matroska website irregularity

Steve Lhomme steve.lhomme at free.fr
Mon Aug 23 09:35:59 CEST 2004


Yes, there used to be such a tag but it has been removed because it's 
easier for applications not to care if they have to use TagString or 
TagInteger.

TagBinary is used in very special cases where the user wouldn't enter 
such a value manually.

Christian HJ Wiesner a écrit :

> Hi Omion,
> 
> forwarding to matroska-devel .....
> 
> Reed Wilson wrote:
> 
>> Chris -
>>     In the Technical/tags page of the Matroska web site, TagBinary 
>> says the following:
>>
>> The values of the Tag if it is binary. Note that this cannot be used 
>> in the same Tag as TagString or TagInteger.
>>
>>     I see the definition of TagString, but not TagInteger. Nor do I 
>> see any actual tags that use the TagInteger type, even the ones like 
>> PART_NUMBER.
>>     Just thought I'd straighten that out.
>>
>> - Reed Wilson (Omion from hydrogenaudio and doom9)



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