2004.10.01 07:47 "Re: [Tiff] private tags:", by Joris
> 4 tags for your collection:
Great! This is absolutely fabulous.
However, sofar, I've not included eg the Pixar tags on which I have little more then number and name, because of a lacking 'long' descriptions. One may argue that code and name and little or no detail is better then nothing at all. That might be true, and I might one day include the ones on which I have little more. But for the moment, I'm still trying to aim for more of a meaningfull description on each entry in the directory.
So, is there any chance of getting more of a full description part on these tags?
- 'Application string' may be pretty self-explanatory, allthough if there is any explanation as to what is the difference between this and the Software tag, that would be great.
- 'ScanJob' and 'Identification Number' really need more explanation. What is considered a ScanJob? What is this Identification number, what is identified, and why?
- If the 'Processing Characteristics' tag is really of very private use, I'd like to at least mention that fact, and if not, further details would be welcome.
- For all of these tags, details like exact name of owner, and exact name of software writting them could be pretty usefull too.
Joris Van Damme
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