libid3tag0 - ID3 tag reading library from the MAD project

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: libid3tag0
Package version: 0.15.1b
Package release: 11
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 144 B
Download size: 34.49 KB
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ID3 tag manipulation library with full support for reading ID3v1, ID3v1.1, ID3v2.2, ID3v2.3, and ID3v2.4 tags, as well as support for writing ID3v1, ID3v1.1, and ID3v2.4 tags.



    Source package: libid3tag

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install libid3tag0 deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install libid3tag0


    • /usr/lib/
    • /usr/lib/
    • /usr/share/doc/libid3tag0/CREDITS
    • /usr/share/doc/libid3tag0/README
    • /usr/share/doc/libid3tag0/TODO
    • /usr/share/doc/libid3tag0/buildinfo_amd64.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libid3tag0/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libid3tag0/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libid3tag0/copyright


    2014-08-19 - Kurt Roeckx <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-11) unstable; urgency=medium [ Fernando Seiti Furusato <> ] * Use quilt rather than dpatch (deprecated) * Include m4 directory to in order to expand macros properly * Add build-dep on dh-autoreconf and quilt * Use dh-autoreconf (Closes: #755532)

    2007-01-20 - Kurt Roeckx <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-10) unstable; urgency=low * Reupload with the the CVS directories.

    2007-01-14 - Kurt Roeckx <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-9) unstable; urgency=high * Handle unknown/invalid encodings in id3_compat_fixup(). id3_parse_string() returns NULL in that case and then we got a segfault in id3_ucs4_length(). (Closes: #405801) Thanks to Andreas Henriksson <>

    2006-01-13 - Kurt Roeckx <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-8) unstable; urgency=low * Change 10_utf16.dpatch so that it doesn't return an error in case an utf16 string with an odd number of bytes and just tells that it parsed them.

    2005-05-23 - Kurt Roeckx <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-7) unstable; urgency=low * Set the shlibs again. It was lost in the coversion to cdbs. (Closes: #311544)

    2005-05-07 - Sam Clegg <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-6) unstable; urgency=low * Clément Stenac: * debian/control: set new Maintainer: and Uploaders: (Closes: #300098) * Convert to CDBS and use latest debhelper * Convert changelog and control to UTF8 * Better copyright file * Sam Clegg: * debian/libid3tag0.postinst: removed since debhelper runs ldconfig for us. * debian/libid3tag0-dev.install: install the pkg-config file. * debian/rules: remove rule for installing pkg-config file. * Kurt Roeckx * Add watch file.

    2005-04-26 - Matej Vela <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-5) unstable; urgency=low * QA upload. * 12_endless_loop: Fix endless loop in utf16.c (patch by Ronald Bultje). Closes: #304913. * Switch to debhelper 4. * debian/rules: - Remove support for DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=debug. - Add support for DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=noopt.

    2005-03-17 - Kyle McMartin <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-4.1) unstable; urgency=low * Orphaning this package, setting maintainer to QA.

    2005-02-17 - Kyle McMartin <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-4) unstable; urgency=low * Remove patch 11_id3v1. The patch was causing undesireable behaviour by displaying only v1 tags when v2 tags exist. (closes: #278891)

    2004-09-07 - Kyle McMartin <> libid3tag (0.15.1b-3) unstable; urgency=medium * Missing Build-Depends on gperf results in frametype.c and compat.c being generated empty. This ends up creating an incompatible change in the shared object. Sorry. (closes: #270449, #270450, #270378)