Bug 1613374 - Include perl-Image-ExifTool in the security-lab group install
Summary: Include perl-Image-ExifTool in the security-lab group install
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: comps
Version: 29
Hardware: All
OS: All
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Stephen Gallagher
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Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-08-07 12:48 UTC by Kees de Jong
Modified: 2019-11-27 19:21 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2019-11-27 19:21:18 UTC

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Description Kees de Jong 2018-08-07 12:48:15 UTC
Description: The perl-Image-ExifTool-11.01-1.fc28.noarch includes features to check metadata, it's missing from the @security-lab install. Other distro's use `extract`, but `exiftool` (included in the perl-Image-ExifTool-11.01-1.fc28.noarch package) has similar features.

Packages to be added: perl-Image-ExifTool-11.01-1.fc28.noarch

Comps group: security-lab





Need to be present for arches: 

Name         : perl-Image-ExifTool
Version      : 11.01
Release      : 1.fc28
Arch         : noarch
Size         : 13 M
Source       : perl-Image-ExifTool-11.01-1.fc28.src.rpm
Repo         : @System
From repo    : updates
Summary      : Utility for reading and writing image meta info
URL          : http://www.sno.phy.queensu.ca/%7Ephil/exiftool/
License      : GPL+ or Artistic
Description  : ExifTool is a Perl module with an included command-line application for
             : reading and writing meta information in image, audio, and video files.
             : It reads EXIF, GPS, IPTC, XMP, JFIF, MakerNotes, GeoTIFF, ICC Profile,
             : Photoshop IRB, FlashPix, AFCP, and ID3 meta information from JPG, JP2,
             : TIFF, GIF, PNG, MNG, JNG, MIFF, EPS, PS, AI, PDF, PSD, BMP, THM, CRW,
             : CR2, MRW, NEF, PEF, ORF, DNG, and many other types of images. ExifTool
             : also extracts information from the maker notes of many digital cameras
             : by various manufacturers including Canon, Casio, FujiFilm, GE, HP,
             : JVC/Victor, Kodak, Leaf, Minolta/Konica-Minolta, Nikon, Olympus/Epson,
             : Panasonic/Leica, Pentax/Asahi, Reconyx, Ricoh, Samsung, Sanyo,
             : Sigma/Foveon, and Sony.

Comment 1 Jan Kurik 2018-08-14 10:58:44 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 29 development cycle.
Changing version to '29'.

Comment 2 Ben Cotton 2019-10-31 20:45:37 UTC
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Fedora will stop maintaining and issuing updates for Fedora 29 on 2019-11-26.
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Comment 3 Ben Cotton 2019-11-27 19:21:18 UTC
Fedora 29 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2019-11-26. Fedora 29 is
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