[Digikam-users] Copy all comments to EXIF/IPTC

Florian Lindner mailinglists at xgm.de
Sun Jan 28 20:03:47 CET 2007


Am Sonntag, 28. Januar 2007 19:59 schrieb Caulier Gilles:
> Le Dimanche 28 Janvier 2007 19:46, vous avez écrit :
> > Am Sonntag, 28. Januar 2007 19:40 schrieb Caulier Gilles:
> > > Le Dimanche 28 Janvier 2007 18:55, Florian Lindner a écrit :
> > > > Hello,
> > > > since the new digikam 0.9 stores the comments in the EXIF/IPTC meta
> > > > data, is there any way to move all existing comments to the EXIF/IPTC
> > > > header?
> > >
> > > move all existing comments ? What do yo u mean exactly ? do you want to
> > > have a batch tool to sync EXIF and IPTC from all image collections with
> > > digiKam database contents ?
> >
> > If I understand it correctly:
> > Comments used to be saved in the digikam database digikam3.db but now
> > they are stored in the pictures itself.
> > Now I want all existing comments to be stored in the pictures too.
>
> Yes, this tool is exactly what you want. Look here :
>
> http://digikam3rdparty.free.fr/Screenshots/syncmetadatatofile.png
>
> ...This is the first tool to sync all images of current album. There is a
> new menu option "Album/Sync Pictures Metadata"
>
> http://digikam3rdparty.free.fr/Screenshots/syncmetadatatoallfiles.png
>
> ... This is the second tool to sync all albums. This one will take a while
> of course. There is a new menu option "Tools/Sync All Pictures Metadata".
>
> Th sync process will use the settings from Setup/Metadata page.

And this tool will be included in the next digiKam release?

Thanks,

Florian




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