#9 entry COPYRIGHT broken

Jay Love

In exif_entry.c in the function exif_entry_get_value,
the case for EXIF_TAG_COPYRIGHT is broken. I can't
figure out what format the author expected the entry to
be in, so while I see what he's trying to do, I'm not
sure of the method, so I can't fix it. I guess not
many cameras even have this tag, so the bug hasn't been
noticed. But on my Kodak, which has the tag as an
empty value, it causes a crash.

I commented the code out and now everything's fine. I
suggest removing that code for now unless the original
author is around to fix it.


  • Arnaud Launay

    Arnaud Launay - 2003-04-21
    • assigned_to: nobody --> lutz
  • Arnaud Launay

    Arnaud Launay - 2003-04-21

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    Assigning to Lutz, I can't see any problem

  • Jay Love

    Jay Love - 2003-04-21

    This should cause test-tree to crash. ( I shrunk this down and haven't tested it, but the blank copyright is there)

  • Lutz Müller

    Lutz Müller - 2003-04-28
    • status: open --> closed-fixed
  • Lutz Müller

    Lutz Müller - 2003-04-28

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    Should be fixed in CVS. Thanks for the report.


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