Appetite for adding standard methods to Tag interface?

Lukáš Lalinský lalinsky at
Thu Jun 6 21:46:47 UTC 2013

Because TagLib maintains binary compatibly within the major version and
because the Tag class accessors are virtual, no new fields will get added
to it. If you want generic access to tags across all support formats, use
the PropertyMap API.


On Sun, Jun 2, 2013 at 1:34 AM, Adam Szmigin <adam.szmigin at> wrote:

> Hi,
> I wonder: is there any appetite for adding more 'standard' getters/setters
> to the Tag class?
> For my own personal use, I would specifically be looking at album artist,
> disc number, total tracks and total discs.  To me, these seem sufficiently
> widely-known concepts to warrant having their own dedicated methods.
> What is the driver that determines whether methods are added, or whether
> fields are only available from a property map in the Tag class?
> Thanks,
> --
> Adam Szmigin
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