November 16, 2000


with the release of tagged-0.21 (beta version) I also got this site up and running.

Get tagged-0.40, try it and send me an email, if you like it. (and of course also, if you don't like it and tell me, what's wrong with it.)

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P.S: If you are interested in helping to develop tagged, please send me also an email.

P.P.S: I know that this page is not very nice. So, if you are able to redesign it, you would be very welcome to do it.


tagged should become a collection of perl tools to read, change and write different tags of MP3 audio files.

Latest version: tagged-0.40.tar.gz - Release Notes & Changes

At the moment tagged includes:


MP3::Tag is a perl module that reads tags from MP3 audio files.
At the moment ID3v1/ID3v1.1 and ID3v2.3 tags are supported. You can use MP3::Tag to read, change, write and delete this tags.
MP3::Tag is a module for perl, that means you can't start it directly, but have to write a program, which can use these librarys. In tagged-0.40.tar.gz you find some example, how to do this. There comes also documentation with the modules.. manpage manpage
ID3v2 manpage ID3v2-Data manpage

tk-tag is a graphical interface to MP3::Tag. It is based on Perl/Tk. You can use it to view tags and to create / change / save / remove ID3v1 / ID3v1.1 and ID3v2.3 tags.
tk-tag readme

tagit is a command line orientated program to change/save ID3v1.1 tags. It can also be used to set the filename accordingly to the information found in a tag. For this you can set the format of a filename as you like, even saying to create directorys accorfing to the tag information.
tagit readme

This is a small example program, to see how to use MP3::Tag. It prints all information found in tags of a MP3 file to STDOUT.
tagged readme

The main web page for the development of tagged is hosted at Sourceforge, but you can find this module also at CPAN
Some links:

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