[Shotwell] Moving items from No Event
adam at yorba.org
Wed Nov 10 11:43:33 PST 2010
On 11/10/2010 08:07 AM, Adam Dingle wrote:
> Right. Unfortunately, most common video container formats don't seem
> to have metadata indicating when a video was filmed, as far as we
> know. So any video you import from your hard drive will end up in No
> Event. If you import videos directly from a camera, Shotwell will put
> them into events according to the date they were filmed.
I looked into this more today, and found that for the very common
Quicktime/MP4 container format we should actually be able to get
metadata indicating when a movie was filmed. See
http://trac.yorba.org/ticket/2796 for details. I hope we can implement
this for 0.8.
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