[Digikam-devel] [Bug 164026] New: wish: use embedded thumbs within jpegs to speedup album display
Michael.NoSpam at gmx.de
Sat Jun 14 10:00:37 BST 2008
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Summary: wish: use embedded thumbs within jpegs to speedup album
Platform: SuSE RPMs
AssignedTo: digikam-devel kde org
ReportedBy: Michael.NoSpam gmx de
Version: (using KDE 3.5.9KDE 1.2)
Installed from: SuSE RPMsSuSE RPMs
Currently thumbnails are created on the fly and stored within subdirectory ~/.thumbnails. This - from my point of view - has two disadvatages:
1. occupies extra diskspace for thumbnails (for each user, for each computer within network)
2. re-building thumbnails is timeconsuming (especially on slow computers like mine:-)
My wish: Instead of storing thumbnails within separate directory use thumbnails already embedded by digital camera within jpeg file. Of course then one cannot change the size of thumbs, orientation of thumbs might be wrong. But if that approch will speedup display of albums and simultaneously reduces diskspace consumption, I'd really like that new feature.
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