Bug#475931: libaudio-flac-header-perl: write method adds VENDOR tag as user comment

Eric Cooper ecc at cmu.edu
Sun Apr 13 23:48:08 UTC 2008

Package: libaudio-flac-header-perl
Version: 2.0-1
Severity: normal

After calling $flac->write(), the comment block on a .flac file looks
like the following (output of metaflac --list).

The comment[0] has been automatically added, and is redundant with the
(required) vendor string.

METADATA block #2
  type: 4 (VORBIS_COMMENT)
  is last: false
  length: 577
  vendor string: reference libFLAC 1.2.1 20070917
  comments: 16
    comment[0]: VENDOR=reference libFLAC 1.2.1 20070917
    comment[1]: REPLAYGAIN_ALBUM_PEAK=1.00000000
    comment[2]: TRACKTOTAL=12
    comment[3]: DATE=1992
    comment[4]: MUSICBRAINZ_ALBUMID=0712fd61-a60e-42b8-ae88-d96f4f834d17
    comment[5]: ARTIST=R.E.M.
    comment[6]: REPLAYGAIN_TRACK_PEAK=1.00000000
    comment[7]: REPLAYGAIN_ALBUM_GAIN=-6.34 dB
    comment[9]: MUSICBRAINZ_TRACKID=79f7dc21-3ccf-40eb-abb4-30ef41ca999b
    comment[10]: MUSICBRAINZ_ALBUMARTISTID=ea4dfa26-f633-4da6-a52a-f49ea4897b58
    comment[11]: ALBUM=Automatic for the People
    comment[12]: TITLE=Drive
    comment[13]: GENRE=Rock
    comment[14]: TRACKNUMBER=1
    comment[15]: REPLAYGAIN_TRACK_GAIN=-5.48 dB

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'stable'), (400, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-1-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages libaudio-flac-header-perl depends on:
ii  libc6                         2.7-10     GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libflac8                      1.2.1-1.2  Free Lossless Audio Codec - runtim
ii  perl                          5.8.8-12   Larry Wall's Practical Extraction 
ii  perl-base [perlapi-5.8.8]     5.8.8-12   The Pathologically Eclectic Rubbis

libaudio-flac-header-perl recommends no packages.

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