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Package names

  • ExifTool
  • exiftool (11)


  • 11.27 (5)
  • 11.26 (2)
  • 11.23
  • 11.18
  • 11.17
  • 11.11 (3)
  • 11.10
  • 11.03
  • 9.70
  • 8.40



  • libraries
  • media-libs (3)
  • system-tools


  • Artistic (2)
  • Artistic-1.0-Perl
  • Artistic-1.0-Perl|GPL-1.0-only
  • GPL-1.0-or-later
  • {Artistic-1 GPL}
  • || ( Artistic GPL-1+ )


  • Application for reading, writing and editing meta information in a wide variety of files.
  • ExifTool is a Perl library and command-line tool for reading and updating common meta data information in various file formats. Foremost it works on image files, EXIF, PNG, GPS, IPTC, XMP, JFIF/JPEG, GeoTIFF, ICC Profile, Photoshop IRB, FlashPix, AFCP, AIFF, DJVU, Postscript, GZIP, OpenDocument, PDF, SVG, OGG and ID3. It can also edit maker notes of digital (RAW) camera files from Canon, Casio, FLIR, FujiFilm, GE, HP, JVC/Victor, Kodak, Leaf, Minolta/Konica-Minolta, Nikon, Nintendo, Olympus/Epson, Panasonic/Leica, Pentax/Asahi, Phase One, Reconyx, Ricoh, Samsung, Sanyo, Sigma/Foveon and Sony.
  • Perl interface and general command line utility to read, write and edit EXIF metadata
  • Perl lib for reading and writing EXIF metadata
  • Perl library and a command-line application for manipulating some media files meta information
  • Read and write meta information in image, audio and video files
  • Read, write and edit meta information in a wide variety of files
  • Read, write and edit metadata
  • Reader and rewriter of EXIF information that supports raw files