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Source code changes of the file "README" between
Image-ExifTool-12.05.tar.gz and Image-ExifTool-12.06.tar.gz

About: ExifTool is a platform-independent Perl library plus a command-line application for reading, writing and editing meta information in a wide variety of files.

README  (Image-ExifTool-12.05):README  (Image-ExifTool-12.06)
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IF YOU ARE STILL CONFUSED IF YOU ARE STILL CONFUSED
The exiftool script is a command line application. You run it by typing The exiftool script is a command line application. You run it by typing
commands in a terminal window. The first step is to determine the name of commands in a terminal window. The first step is to determine the name of
the directory where you downloaded the ExifTool distribution package. the directory where you downloaded the ExifTool distribution package.
Assuming, for example, you downloaded it to a folder called "Desktop" in Assuming, for example, you downloaded it to a folder called "Desktop" in
your home directory, then you would type the following commands in a your home directory, then you would type the following commands in a
terminal window to extract and run ExifTool: terminal window to extract and run ExifTool:
cd ~/Desktop cd ~/Desktop
gzip -dc Image-ExifTool-12.05.tar.gz | tar -xf - gzip -dc Image-ExifTool-12.06.tar.gz | tar -xf -
cd Image-ExifTool-12.05 cd Image-ExifTool-12.06
./exiftool t/images/ExifTool.jpg ./exiftool t/images/ExifTool.jpg
Note: These commands extract meta information from one of the test images. Note: These commands extract meta information from one of the test images.
To use one of your images instead, enter the full path name of your file in To use one of your images instead, enter the full path name of your file in
place of "t/images/ExifTool.jpg". place of "t/images/ExifTool.jpg".
INSTALLATION INSTALLATION
You can install the Image::ExifTool package to make it available for use by You can install the Image::ExifTool package to make it available for use by
other Perl scripts by typing the following: other Perl scripts by typing the following:
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