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                <h2>EXIF and Kodak &quot;Meta&quot; Function Reference</h2>

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                                <td>Function:</td>
                                <td colspan=2><b>get_EXIF_JPEG</b></td>
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                                <td>Description:</td>
                                <td colspan=2>
                                        Retrieves information from a Exchangeable Image File Format (EXIF)
                                        APP1 segment and returns it in an array. Uses information
                                        supplied by the get_jpeg_header_data function
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                                <td>Parameters:</td>
                                <td width=1%>filename</td>
                                <td>the filename of the JPEG image to process</td>
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                                <td rowspan=2>Returns:</td>
                                <td>OutputArray</td>
                                <td>Array of EXIF records</td>
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                                <td>FALSE</td>
                                <td>If an error occured in decoding</td>
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                                <td>Function:</td>
                                <td colspan=2><b>put_EXIF_JPEG</b></td>
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                                <td>Description:</td>
                                <td colspan=2>
                                        Stores information into a Exchangeable Image File Format (EXIF)
                                        APP1 segment from an EXIF array.<br>
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                                        <b>WARNING</b>: Because the EXIF standard allows pointers to data
                                        outside the APP1 segment, if there are any such pointers in
                                        a makernote, this function will DAMAGE them since it will not
                                        be aware that there is an external pointer. This will often
                                        happen with Makernotes that include an embedded thumbnail.
                                        This damage could be prevented where makernotes can be decoded,
                                        but currently this is not implemented.
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                                <td rowspan=2>Parameters:</td>
                                <td width=1%>exif_data</td>
                                <td>The array of EXIF data to insert into the JPEG header</td>
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                                <td width=1%>jpeg_header_data</td>
                                <td>The JPEG header into which the EXIF data should be stored, as from get_jpeg_header_data</td>
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                                <td rowspan=2>Returns:</td>
                                <td>jpeg_header_data</td>
                                <td>JPEG header array with the EXIF segment inserted</td>
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                                <td>FALSE</td>
                                <td>If an error occured</td>
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                                <td>Function:</td>
                                <td colspan=2><b>get_Meta_JPEG</b></td>
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                                <td>Description:</td>
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                                        <p>
                                                Retrieves information from a Meta APP3 segment and returns it
                                                in an array. Uses information supplied by the
                                                get_jpeg_header_data function.
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                                        <p>
                                                The Meta segment has the same format as an EXIF segment, but
                                                uses different tags
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                                <td>Parameters:</td>
                                <td width=1%>filename</td>
                                <td>the filename of the JPEG image to process</td>
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                                <td rowspan=2>Returns:</td>
                                <td>OutputArray</td>
                                <td>Array of Meta records</td>
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                                <td>FALSE</td>
                                <td>If an error occured in decoding</td>
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                                <td>Function:</td>
                                <td colspan=2><b>put_Meta_JPEG</b></td>
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                                <td>Description:</td>
                                <td colspan=2>
                                        Stores information into a Meta APP3 segment from a Meta array.<br>
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                                        <b>WARNING</b>: Because the Meta (EXIF) standard allows pointers to data
                                        outside the APP1 segment, if there are any such pointers in
                                        a makernote, this function will DAMAGE them since it will not
                                        be aware that there is an external pointer.
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                                <td rowspan=2>Parameters:</td>
                                <td width=1%>meta_data</td>
                                <td>The array of Meta data to insert into the JPEG header</td>
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                                <td width=1%>jpeg_header_data</td>
                                <td>The JPEG header into which the Meta data should be stored, as from get_jpeg_header_data</td>
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                                <td rowspan=2>Returns:</td>
                                <td>jpeg_header_data</td>
                                <td>JPEG header array with the Meta segment inserted</td>
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                                <td>FALSE</td>
                                <td>If an error occured</td>
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                                <td>Function:</td>
                                <td colspan=2><b>get_EXIF_TIFF</b></td>
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                                <td>Description:</td>
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                                        <p>
                                                Retrieves information from a Exchangeable Image File Format (EXIF)
                                                within a TIFF file and returns it in an array.
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                                <td rowspan=1>Parameters:</td>
                                <td width=1%>filename</td>
                                <td>the filename of the TIFF image to process </td>
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                                <td rowspan=2>Returns:</td>
                                <td>OutputArray</td>
                                <td>Array of EXIF records</td>
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                                <td>FALSE</td>
                                <td>If an error occured in decoding</td>
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                                <td>Function:</td>
                                <td colspan=2><b>Interpret_EXIF_to_HTML</b></td>
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                                <td>Description:</td>
                                <td colspan=2>
                                        <p>
                                                Generates html detailing the contents an APP1 EXIF array
                                                which was retrieved with a get_EXIF_JPEG function.
                                                Can also be used for APP3 Meta arrays.
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                                <td rowspan=2>Parameters:</td>
                                <td width=1%>Exif_array</td>
                                <td>the EXIF array,as read from get_EXIF_JPEG</td>
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                                <td width=1%>filename</td>
                                <td>the name of the Image file being processed (used by scripts which displays EXIF thumbnails)</td>
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                                <td rowspan=1>Returns:</td>
                                <td>output_str</td>
                                <td> A string containing the HTML</td>
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                <h3>Notes:</h3>
                <p>
                        Unfortunately, because EXIF data may be distributed anywhere
                        throughout an image file, rather than just being in one block,
                        it is impossible to pass just a string containing only the EXIF
                        information. Hence it is neccessary to be able to seek to
                        any point in the file. This causes the HTTP and FTP wrappers
                        not to work - i.e. the EXIF functions will only work with local
                        files.
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                        To work on an internet file, copy it locally to start with:
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                        $newfilename = tempnam ( $dir, "tmpexif" );<br>
                        copy ( "http://whatever.com", $newfilename );
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                <p>
                        There are three global variables which can be set to alter the look of any HTML
                        output from Interpret_EXIF_to_HTML:
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                        $GLOBALS['HIDE_UNKNOWN_TAGS'];<br>
                        $GLOBALS['SHOW_BINARY_DATA_HEX'];<br>
                        $GLOBALS['SHOW_BINARY_DATA_TEXT'];
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                <p>These variables are all boolean and all default to FALSE</p>


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