vorbiscomment support for multiple artists

Lukáš Lalinský lalinsky at gmail.com
Mon Mar 5 14:18:20 CET 2007

On Po, 2007-03-05 at 14:03 +0100, Robert Grønning wrote:
> Hi!
> I'm not a programmer so bear with me, this is related to taglib, so please 
> read on althou I'm talking much about amaroK, I'll get to the taglib point at 
> the end.
> I've posted a bug on the music application Amarok here: 
> http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=137756
> Short version of Bug
>     Amarok 1.4.4 only read the first occurence of ARTIST tags in Ogg Vorbis
>     files.
>    vorbiscomment doumentation: http://xiph.org/vorbis/doc/v-comment.html
>    In this documentation they encourage the use of several ARTIST tags if
>    necessary, this is a very neat feature since much music is created as a
>    collaboration between bands (ex. Linkin Park feat. Jay-Z)
> But the amaroK devs closed the bug partly because they think this lack of 
> feature should be related to taglib rather then amaroK (since amarok use 
> taglib).
> Should this be posted as a feature request for taglib, or should it stay as a 
> amaroK bug?

No, TagLib already does support this. Also, comment #2 is wrong. All
file format implementations in TagLib can handle multiple values as

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