> > I think the storage part is more or less solved. The missing parts > are > an index feeder with examples of file type plugins (e.g. mp3 and > plain > text) and a library and UI for performing a spotlight-like search. > I'll try to change one or two translators to support feeding the metadata through the ioExtension BMessage in Identify(). Actually some use a baseclass that could likely be changed instead. François.