[Digikam-users] Lightroom Integration: how?

Gilles Caulier caulier.gilles at gmail.com
Tue Aug 18 15:28:09 BST 2009

2009/8/18 Mikolaj Machowski <mikmach at wp.pl>:
> On Tuesday 18 August 2009 15:29:59 Paul Waldo wrote:
>> I must be thick-headed, as I can't see how to do it.  I'm searching for a
>>  menu option that says something like "Write all tags to XMP file that
>>  LightRoom can read", but there must be some other way to do it.  Any
>>  instructions would be greatly appreciated!
>> BTW, none of my images have any metadata embedded in them, as they are
>>  mostly raw
> Digikam doesn't support xmp sidecars, yet.


Well, yes and no. For reading, Exiv2 try to find an xmp sidecar file
with same image file name. If sidecar is found, exiv2 use it instead
to read image file.

For writting, nothing is implemented yet.

This is true for last Exiv2 0.18.2


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