[TSC-public] Progress on ELF / user defined tags

Nick Hall nick-h at gramps-project.org
Sat Oct 28 16:17:31 CDT 2017

On 28/10/17 19:47, Albert Emmerich wrote:
> 4. We had a discussion in our group about how to handle _MARN, however 
> I do not know how often it is used. I do know about _MREL and _FREL in 
> Family Tree Maker declaring the relationship of a child to its 
> parents, which makes a lot of headaches as the program Family Tree 
> Maker does not import correctly GEDCOM standard files using PEDI, 
> however every relation is put to _MREL natural, _FREL natural, which 
> often is the wrong information. Every FTM file has theses tags in FAM 
> records; and the information should be formed by PEDI in the INDI 
> record of the child.

Gramps uses _FREL and _MREL when the relationship to the father differs 
from the relationship to the mother, otherwise PEDI is used.


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