[MPlayer-users] Extracting data from video files (quicktime)

Fabio S. fast at ferrara.linux.it
Fri Sep 16 10:23:57 CEST 2005

>>>> Any hint about how to extract the registration date from the file?
>>> Hm? Not sure what you mean.
>> I mean this: with pictures taken with a digital camera (even the Sanyo
>> Xanti C5, which is something hybrid), using exif I get many data about
>> the shot (date, focal length, exposure, and so on).
>> On the other side, the Sanyo stores somewhere and somehow inside the mp4
>> file some info, like date and length (but much less than exif info stored
>> for a picture). It is not in exif format and I have not been able to guess
>> how to see this info. Yet it is there, somewhere, because I can see it 
>> in the camera, selecting "File info".
> I would start a new thread asking about extracting this info. Maybe
> then someone who knows will actually read the mail and have an answer
> for you.
> Rich

So, the question is: how do I excract recording data (in particular, 
registration date) from a file x.mp4 saved by a Sanyo Xanti C5 which is, 
if I am not wrong, in quicktime format?



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