A long-lived project that still receives updates
Vendored version of exiftool
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exiftool-vendored.rb

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This is

  • a vendored version of Phil Harvey's excellent exiftool library, and
  • a dependency on the exiftool rubygem, and
  • an autoload script that configures the Exiftool gem to use the vendored version of the exiftool library.

Ruby Support Deprecation Notice

Starting March 31, 2021 future releases of exiftool_vendored Gem will no longer support following Ruby Versions due to their End Of Life announcements:

  • Ruby 2.4 (EOL 2020-03-31)
  • Ruby 2.5 (EOL 2021-03-31)

Installation

Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'exiftool_vendored'

Example

$ exiftool
-bash: exiftool: command not found
irb(main):001:0> require 'exiftool_vendored'
=> true
irb(main):002:0> Exiftool.command
=> "/Users/sergey/.rbenv/versions/2.7.2/lib/ruby/gems/2.7.0/gems/exiftool_vendored-12.15.0/bin/exiftool"
irb(main):003:0> Exiftool.exiftool_version
=> "12.15"

Versioning

The version of this rubygem will match the major and minor versions of the exiftool library that it vendors.