[Digikam-users] Remote album via ssh / ftp ?

Marcel Wiesweg marcel.wiesweg at gmx.de
Mon Jun 22 10:21:04 CEST 2009

> Hi digikam users,
> today I wanted to add a remote collection to digikam (1.0 svn).
> Optimistically I navigated to a sftp connection stored under "network", was
> asked for the password, but then received an error claiming that the adress
> does not exist.
> However, using dolphin I can navigate to this remote album, view thumbnails
> and pictures.
> I am not sure if accessing remote albums via (s)ftp is not yet possible
> with the current implementation of digikam or if this is a bug. Could
> someone please clarify this?

The files must be available natively. Maybe you tried to use a kioslave? Fuse 
as mentioned in the other mail will be fine. Anything only available through 
KDE like fish:// does not work (we would have to download each file each time)

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