lgonze at panix.com
Sun Mar 21 18:04:40 UTC 2004
Dave Brown suggested using dc:format to store the mime type, and
supported the idea of storing derived info like bit rate. I agree with
both of these.
I am going to add dc:format to the example metadata; anybody who has a
problem with that should speak up.
However, this derived metadata stuff is obviously only relevant to a
specific instance of a song, so it rules out fuzzy identifiers. We
should figure out how to draw a line between metadata that's relevant
to finding a song and metadata about a specific instance, so that
somebody can re-derive the instance-specific stuff without breaking the
I keep coming back to the idea of a catalog vs a playlist. A catalog
doesn't say which songs to play, it says which songs you have.
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