[Digikam-users] utf-8

Arnd Baecker arnd.baecker at web.de
Fri Nov 24 07:58:30 GMT 2006

Hi Michel,

On Fri, 24 Nov 2006, Michel POTTIER wrote:

> Hello
>   I am migrating to mandriva 2007. The locale are in utf8 and when I run
> digikam, it proposes me to remove all the album which have french
> characters (with accent). is there a solution to not loose the album?
> Thanks
> "There are 46 albums in the database which do not appear to be on disk.
> These albums should be removed from the database, however you may lose
> information because all images associated with these albums will be
> removed from the database as well.
> digiKam cannot continue without removing the items from the database
> because all views depend on the information in the database. Do you want
> them to be removed from the database?"

You could try at the shell prompt:
  export LANG=fr.UTF-8

Best, Arnd

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