[Digikam-devel] [Bug 130506] New: Better indication of newly imported folders

deepak deepak at antrix.net
Sun Jul 9 10:59:08 CEST 2006

------- You are receiving this mail because: -------
You are the assignee for the bug, or are watching the assignee.
           Summary: Better indication of newly imported folders
           Product: digikam
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: unspecified
        OS/Version: Linux
            Status: UNCONFIRMED
          Severity: normal
          Priority: NOR
         Component: general
        AssignedTo: digikam-devel kde org
        ReportedBy: deepak antrix net

Version:           0.8.2-rc1 (using KDE 3.5.3, Kubuntu Package 4:3.5.3-0ubuntu0.1 dapper)
Compiler:          Target: i486-linux-gnu
OS:                Linux (i686) release 2.6.15-25-686


I just launched digikam for the first time & imported a new folder of pictures (using Album > Import > Import Folders)  After the import operation was completed, the digikam main window went back to its original new & blank state with no indication of where the imported pictures are!

It is only after a bit of fiddling around did I discover that the 'My Albums' in the Album side bar can be double-clicked upon to reveal the imported folders. There is no visual indication that My Albums is a tree-view style widget! This is not at all obvious to a new user!!  

A suggestion I would offer would be to immediately open the newly imported folder of pictures. This would also make the tree view of the My Albums side bar clear. 


More information about the Digikam-devel mailing list