Roland van Ipenburg

NAME

p800exif - add the date encoded in a P800 picture filename to the file

USAGE

p800exif [-v] [--make make] [--model model] [--rights rights] [--artist artist] [--exif] [--timestamp] [--preserve] filename...

DESCRIPTION

p800exif attaches the timestamp encoded in the filename of pictures created with a Sony Ericsson P800 camera phone to the file as EXIF information in the image file or as the file's modification time.

REQUIRED ARGUMENTS

A filename.

OPTIONS

--make, --brand

Store the make or brand of the device that created the image in the EXIF data, defaults to "Sony Ericsson".

--model

Store the model of the device that created the image in the EXIF data, defaults to "P800".

--rights

Store the rights for the image in the EXIF data, defaults to a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License.

--artist

Store the name of the artist who created the image in the EXIF data, defaults to $USER.

--exif

Store EXIF data.

--timestamp

Change the timestamp of the file to the date and time encoded in the filename.

--preserve

Change only the date part in the modification date while preserving the time part.

-?, -h, --help

Show help

-m, --man

Show manpage

-v, --verbose

Be more verbose

--version

Show version and license

FILES

p800exif_log.conf

Configuration file for Log::Log4perl

DIAGNOSTICS

An error is thrown when a date can't be extracted from the filename:

  • Could not parse year character

    (E) The character encoding the year wasn't in the required range

  • Could not parse month character

    (E) The character encoding the month wasn't in the required range

  • Could not parse day character

    (E) The character encoding the day of the month wasn't in the required range

  • Could not parse hour character

    (E) The character encoding the hour of the day wasn't in the required range

  • No date found in filename

    (E) The filename doesn't contain a valid encoded date

  • Filename is not set, nothing to extract

    (E) No filename was passed to the program

  • Could not print

    (E) The output could not be printed

EXAMPLES

p800exif 36LC0079.jpg

DEPENDENCIES

Perl 5.14.0, Date::Extract:P800Picture, Image::ExifTool, File::Basename, File::stat, File::Slurp, Getopt::Long, Log::Log4perl, Pod::Usage::CommandLine

EXIT STATUS

0

Success.

2

Unknown option specified.

255

An error occurred.

CONFIGURATION

Log::Log4perl logging can be configured in p800exif_log.conf.

INCOMPATIBILITIES

When inserting the EXIF data the DPI values as displayed in Apple OS X Finder Info change from 72 to 1. The JFIF density values are not affected.

BUGS AND LIMITATIONS

Please report any bugs or feature requests at RT for rt.cpan.org.

AUTHOR

Roland van Ipenburg, <ipenburg@xs4all.nl>

LICENSE AND COPYRIGHT

Copyright 2017 by Roland van Ipenburg

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself, either Perl version 5.14.0 or, at your option, any later version of Perl 5 you may have available.

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