[Digikam-users] Rename files on disk?
jason at jasonantman.com
Thu Jul 3 07:21:48 BST 2008
This is my first time using digikam. I read about & installed it a few
weeks ago, in preparation for getting a new digital camera (Nikon D80, a
bit worried about Linux compatibility). I'm running digikam 0.9.3 on
I just took about 100 photos of things I'm going to be selling online.
Not wanting to deal with the "dscnXXX" names, I added the directory in
digikam as a new album, and proceeded to rename and rotate them as
needed. Now... the names aren't there on disk, and the rotations aren't
there either. I've looked through the docs and saw an option to export
to CD/DVD, but no option to write all changes from the album to disk.
I'm going to be using the images in web pages, and don't want any
galleries to be automatically generated - I already have a script that
Thanks for any advice,
PS - I'm very wary about any program that keeps images in some hidden
location, or just generates meta information in a database. Not only do
I often need to do quick exports of a directory of images to disk, but I
also need the images to be in finished state on disk (my albums are on
remote shares, NFS or SSHFS/Fuse, and are also accessed through a web
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