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I've started streaming videos and it turns out that users can't seek into my videos if they don't have metatags injected. I use the flv format.

I have installed yamdi and but it doesn't really seem to come with a good manual.

I'm trying to write some sort of script that will inject these tags into my whole video library ( about 300 videos) but I would like to know if there is a way of determining if a video has already been injected

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Can't seek if no metatags injected? The meta tags are stuff like artist, album etc. right? – warl0ck Oct 20 '12 at 0:07
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You can use something like getid3 to analyze a media file for various information.

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You can check AVI files with:

avinfo <filename>

and Matroska files with:

mkvinfo <filename>
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