[Digikam-users] geotagging menu entry vanished

AT Ege andreas.ege at mymail.ch
Thu Aug 4 20:56:30 BST 2011

Hmm, funny. I thought I had written an answer already.

After a third re-start, the menu entry was back there.

Am 03.08.2011 07:20, schrieb Michael G. Hansen:
> Hi Andreas,
> On 08/01/2011 12:47 AM, Andreas T. Ege wrote:
>> Hi there,
>> I'm using digikam 2.0.0-natty~ppa1 with kde 4.6.2 under kubuntu natty.
>> The problem I have is, that the menu entry Image --> Geo-location has
>> vanished.
>> Can't find it anywhere else either, so I'm wondering, has it moved and I
>> just can't find it, or is this a bug to report?
>> Images already with a geo-tag are still shown on the map, but I just
>> can't edit any geo-tags without the menu entry. Haven't tried to set a
>> hot key, though, if that's possible.
> I don't know who created the digikam 2.0.0-natty~ppa1 package, but I
> assume that for the compilation of kipi-plugins, libkgeomap was not
> installed, and thus the geolocation plugin was not compiled. For
> kipi-plugins, libkgeomap is an optional dependency, and geolocation will
> not be compiled if it is unavailable.
But even if feature like that isn't working, shouldn't the menu entry 
appear anyway, but not working/ not clickable?
And yes, my kipi-plugins doesn't depend on libkgeomap.

> If you do
> apt-cache depends kipi-plugins
> you should see whether your kipi-plugins package depends on libkgeomap.
> If it doesn't, then probably it was compiled without geolocation support.
> Michael
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