ID3V2.4, unsynchronized frames and APIC frame

Scott Wheeler wheeler at
Mon Feb 4 16:51:14 CET 2008

theirix wrote:
> But there is another serious problem.
> Taglib can correctly read unsynchronised data. It can't create unsynch tags.
> But problem can appears when user read data from unsynchronised frame and
> then try to modify data and write back. Taglib silently writes frame data
> without needed unsynchronisation. In result we have damaged tag.
> I think taglib should strictly allow or deny rendering unsynchronised tags
> because in other way software that don't know about implementation (for
> example, kid3) can damage your tags.

Please file a bug report for this.  The list is fine for discussing
issues, but the bug tracker is much more effecient for getting them
fixed once they've been identified.


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