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pyprinttags(1) General Commands Manual pyprinttags(1)


pyprinttags - print tags of audio files to stdout


pyprinttags [-b|--batch] file1 [file2] ...


pyprinttags is a small script that comes with the pytaglib python tag reading library. It prints all tags found in the audio files given as command line parameters.

If a file contains metadata that can not be textually represented, this is indicated in the output as well, and the program gives asks whether to remove those pieces from the file. That behavior can be disabled by the -b option.


disable user interaction in case of unsupported metadata


Michael Helmling


The newest version of pytaglib containing pyprinttags can be always obtained from the package's home page

20 March 2016 version 1.3.0