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tiffset (1)

Name

tiffset - set or unset a field in a TIFF header

Synopsis

tiffset [ options ] filename.tif

Description

TIFFSET(1)                  General Commands Manual                 TIFFSET(1)



NAME
       tiffset - set or unset a field in a TIFF header

SYNOPSIS
       tiffset [ options ] filename.tif

DESCRIPTION
       Tiffset sets the value of a TIFF header to a specified value or removes
       an existing setting.

OPTIONS
       -d dirnumber
              change the current directory (starting at 0).

       -s tagnumber [ count ] value ...
              Set the value of the named tag to the value or values specified.

       -sd diroffset
              change the current directory by offset.

       -sf tagnumber filename
              Set the value of the tag to  the  contents  of  filename.   This
              option is supported for ASCII tags only.

       -u tagnumber
              Unset the tag.

EXAMPLES
       The  following example sets the image description tag (270) of a.tif to
       the contents of the file descrip:
              tiffset -sf 270 descrip a.tif

       The following example sets the artist tag (315) of a.tif to the  string
       ``Anonymous'':
              tiffset -s 315 Anonymous a.tif

       This example sets the resolution of the file a.tif to 300 dpi:
              tiffset -s 296 2 a.tif
              tiffset -s 282 300.0 a.tif
              tiffset -s 283 300.0 a.tif

       Set  the  photometric interpretation of the third page of a.tif to min-
       is-black (ie. inverts it):
              tiffset -d 2 -s 262 1 a.tif


ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+-----------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE |   ATTRIBUTE VALUE     |
       +---------------+-----------------------+
       |Availability   | image/library/libtiff |
       +---------------+-----------------------+
       |Stability      | Volatile              |
       +---------------+-----------------------+
SEE ALSO
       tiffdump(1), tiffinfo(1), tiffcp(1), libtiff(3TIFF)

       Libtiff library home page: http://www.simplesystems.org/libtiff/



NOTES
       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source        was         downloaded         from          http://down-
       load.osgeo.org/libtiff/tiff-4.0.9.tar.gz

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at http://www.simplesystems.org/libtiff/.



libtiff                        December 3, 2012                     TIFFSET(1)