[Digikam-devel] Re: Windows and Linux Frontend using the same database

Tobias Kaminsky tobias at kaminsky.me
Sun Dec 19 20:24:24 GMT 2010

I would like to help you to find a solution, but I am not a developer.
I could only test a patch or something like that.

Maybe one should use the album label, in my case "fotos", as a common
Then it would be possible to have multiple paths for the same folder.
An album would have "fotos" as "AlbumRoot".

I do not know if this works, but it would be great to have this feature.

Thank you!
Tobias Kaminsky

On 19/12/10 16:10, Marcel Wiesweg wrote:
>> I have one database and three frontends. Frontend#2 is on Windows.
>> Therefore I have two entries in AlbumRoots:
>> 4 fotos 0 3 networkshareid:?mountpath=%2Fmnt%2Fraid%2Ffotos /
>> 5 fotos 0 3 networkshareid:?mountpath=Y:%2F /
> The solution would be to have a common identifier for the network share on 
> Windows and Linux. After all, it's the same directory. But there is no such 
> solution implemented at the moment. I'm not a Windows developer. On Unix it 
> would be easy to adjust mount paths, but on Windows there's probably a 
> problem.
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