exif - command-line utility to show EXIF information in JPEG files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename exif_0.6.21-2_i386.deb
Package name exif
Package version 0.6.21
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category graphics hardware::camera interface::commandline role::program scope::utility use::scanning works-with::image works-with::image:raster
Homepage https://libexif.github.io/
License -
Maintainer Debian PhotoTools Maintainers <pkg-phototools-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>
Download size 52.12 KB
Installed size 233.00 KB
Most digital cameras produce EXIF files, which are JPEG files with
extra tags that contain information about the image.
'exif' is a small command-line utility to show EXIF information hidden
in JPEG files.


Package Version Architecture Repository
exif_0.6.21-2_amd64.deb 0.6.21 amd64 Debian Main
exif - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libexif12 >= 0.6.21-1~
libpopt0 >= 1.14


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package exif_0.6.21-2_i386.deb
Source Package exif

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install exif deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install exif




2018-02-20 - Hugh McMaster <hugh.mcmaster@outlook.com>
exif (0.6.21-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* debhelper update:
- Update package compatibility to level 11. 
* debian/control:
- Build-Depend on debhelper version 11.
- Build-Depend on libexif-dev 0.6.21.
- Remove dh-autoreconf and autotools-dev from the Build-Depends list.
- Raise Standards-Version from 3.9.4 to 4.1.3.
- Update the Homepage field to point to https://libexif.github.io.
- Update the Vcs fields to point to https://salsa.debian.org.
- Mark exif Multi-Arch: foreign.
* debian/copyright:
- Update the Format specification URI.
- Update the Source URL field to point to https://libexif.github.io.
* debian/patches:
- add-am_prog_ar.patch: Add the AM_PROG_AR macro to configure.ac to avoid
an automake warning.
- cross-build-pkg-config.patch: Enable cross-compiling from source by
allowing pkg-config to find libraries from the build architecture
(thanks to Helmut Grohne for the patch) (Closes: #858102).
- fix-hyphens-in-manpage.patch: Add .patch file extension and
update the patch description.
- fix-size_t-warnings.patch: Cast size_t precision and width specifiers
to unsigned int to avoid compile-time warnings with printf().
* debian/rules:
- Add 'hardening=+all' to DEB_BUILD_MAINT_OPTIONS.
- Remove '--with autotools_dev,autoreconf', as these options are now
handled by debhelper level 11.
* debian/source/options:
- Remove from package. Debhelper handles the specified options by default.
2013-01-28 - Emmanuel Bouthenot <kolter@debian.org>
exif (0.6.21-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4
* Refresh patches
* Switch debhelper compatibility to 9
* Simplify debian/rules by using dh-autoreconf addon with debhelper
* Update debian/copyright with new and updated copyright holders
2011-04-28 - Emmanuel Bouthenot <kolter@debian.org>
exif (0.6.20-2) unstable; urgency=high
* Add a patch to fix security issue CVE-2012-2845 (Closes: #681465)
2011-04-27 - Emmanuel Bouthenot <kolter@debian.org>
exif (0.6.20-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #552102)
* debian/copyright:
- updates (huge backlog) (Closes: #613485)
- switch to DEP5 format
* Update uploader email (me)
* Refresh patches and convert them to DEP3 format
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2
* Remove DMUA field (no more needed)
* Bump the B-D on libexif-dev to >= 0.6.20 since this version is now
* Remove B-D on chrpath (no more needed)
2009-11-19 - Emmanuel Bouthenot <kolter@openics.org>
exif (0.6.19-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2009-11-11 - Emmanuel Bouthenot <kolter@openics.org>
exif (0.6.18-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #321857, #487998)
* Clean and minify the build process (using dh7 overrides)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.3.
* Add README.source file.
* Remove patch which add examples in manpage (no more needed).
* Add a patch to fix hyphens in manpage.
2009-04-19 - Emmanuel Bouthenot <kolter@openics.org>
exif (0.6.17-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- Fix some bugs:
+ use locale settings instead of UTF-8 (Closes: #236610)
+ Fix command line usage issues with some options (Closes: #497477)
+ Fix some tags format (Closes: #339070)
- Remove patches merged upstream:
+ 01_swedish_translation
+ 02_default_ifd
- Update existing patches.
* Switch packaging to debhelper 7
* Bump the B-D on libexif-dev to >= 0.6.17 since this version is now
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.1
* Drop hardcoded rpath in exif binary.
* Add DM-Upload-Allowed field in debian/control.
* Update debian/copyright.

See Also

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exiftags_1.01-6+b2_i386.deb utility to read Exif tags from a digital camera JPEG file
exiftran_2.10-3_i386.deb digital camera JPEG image transformer
exim4-base_4.92-8_i386.deb support files for all Exim MTA (v4) packages
exim4-config_4.92-8_all.deb configuration for the Exim MTA (v4)
exim4-daemon-heavy_4.92-8_i386.deb Exim MTA (v4) daemon with extended features, including exiscan-acl
exim4-daemon-light_4.92-8_i386.deb lightweight Exim MTA (v4) daemon
exim4-dev_4.92-8_i386.deb header files for the Exim MTA (v4) packages
exim4-doc-html_4.92-1_all.deb documentation for the Exim MTA (v4) in html format
exim4-doc-info_4.92-1_all.deb documentation for the Exim MTA (v4) in info format
exim4_4.92-8_all.deb metapackage to ease Exim MTA (v4) installation
eximon4_4.92-8_i386.deb monitor application for the Exim MTA (v4) (X11 interface)
exiv2_0.25-4_i386.deb EXIF/IPTC/XMP metadata manipulation tool
exmh_2.9.0-1_all.deb extensible X user interface for MH mail
exo-utils_0.12.4-1_i386.deb Utility files for libexo