Adding an ID3v2 PrivateFrame changes ID3v1 header

Scott Wheeler wheeler at
Wed Dec 9 09:17:26 CET 2009

On Dec 9, 2009, at 9:14 AM, Scott Wheeler wrote:

> On Dec 9, 2009, at 8:41 AM, Viraj Mody wrote:
>> When I re-read this file's ID3v1 tag after the save, the album  
>> field is now populated. Any idea why this might happen, and what I  
>> can do to prevent this?
> That's also intentional and there's not an (easy) way to turn it  
> off.  Why would you want to?

Actually, I take that back:

file->save(TagLib::MPEG::File::ID3v2, false);

...should do the trick.


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