[Matroska-devel] Dates in Tag

Steve Lhomme steve.lhomme at free.fr
Fri Jul 16 17:23:30 CEST 2004

Nicolas Le Guen a écrit :

> Steve Lhomme a écrit :
>> Hi,
>> I was wondering about dates of an audio track in a compilation...
>> The compilation was made in year X and the track was produced/released 
>> in Y (Y <= X).
>> What is the policy for such tags in a Matroska file ?
>> I suppose we have to use nested tags for that (the track is contained 
>> in the album ?). But is it described somewhere ?
>> http://www.matroska.org/technical/specs/tagging/index.html#dates
> I guess that for a compilation in wich tracks have different date, the 
> ALBUM_DATE tags should be used to specify the date of the compilation 
> itself. The default DATE tag can then be used for each track.
> This follow the same way as TITLE and ALBUM_TITLE. :-)

Mmmm, but such tags don't exist in the given specs. Or you refer to 
something like ALBUM/DATE and ALBUM/TITLE/DATE ?

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