NAME

Media::Info::Mediainfo - Return information on media file/URL, using the `mediainfo` program

VERSION

This document describes version 0.004 of Media::Info::Mediainfo (from Perl distribution Media-Info-Mediainfo), released on 2019-01-28.

SYNOPSIS

Use directly:

 use Media::Info::Mediainfo qw(get_media_info);
 my $res = get_media_info(media => '/home/steven/celine.avi');

or use via Media::Info.

Sample result:

 [
   200,
   "OK",
   {
     audio_bitrate => 128000,
     audio_format  => "aac",
     audio_rate    => 44100,
     duration      => 2081.25,
   },
   {
     "func.raw_output" => "General\nComplete name   ...",
   },
 ]

FUNCTIONS

get_media_info

Usage:

 get_media_info(%args) -> [status, msg, payload, meta]

Return information on media file/URL, using the `mediainfo` program.

This function is not exported by default, but exportable.

Arguments ('*' denotes required arguments):

  • media* => str

    Media file.

Returns an enveloped result (an array).

First element (status) is an integer containing HTTP status code (200 means OK, 4xx caller error, 5xx function error). Second element (msg) is a string containing error message, or 'OK' if status is 200. Third element (payload) is optional, the actual result. Fourth element (meta) is called result metadata and is optional, a hash that contains extra information.

Return value: (any)

HOMEPAGE

Please visit the project's homepage at https://metacpan.org/release/Media-Info-Mediainfo.

SOURCE

Source repository is at https://github.com/perlancar/perl-Media-Info-Mediainfo.

BUGS

Please report any bugs or feature requests on the bugtracker website https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Dist/Display.html?Name=Media-Info-Mediainfo

When submitting a bug or request, please include a test-file or a patch to an existing test-file that illustrates the bug or desired feature.

SEE ALSO

Media::Info

mediainfo program (including CLI, GUI, and shared library), http://mediaarea.net/en/MediaInfo

AUTHOR

perlancar <perlancar@cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

This software is copyright (c) 2019, 2017, 2016 by perlancar@cpan.org.

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.