[Digikam-users] certain Gimp xcf files cause showFoto to crash
caulier.gilles at gmail.com
Sat Sep 21 09:31:57 BST 2013
Setup/Type Mime, where you can add and remove file format to manage in digiKam.
Just entry if i remember "-xcf" in image format. Try SHIFT+F1 for help.
There is no such option for Showfoto
Note that there is no CXF image loader code in digiKam all is delegate
to KDEimgio component.
2013/9/21 Elle Stone <l.elle.stone at gmail.com>:
> My xcf files are generated by the development version of Gimp, so I
> haven't filed a bug report with digiKam as the file format itself
> might be in a state of flux.
> I don't know whether xcf files from Gimp 2.8 cause crashes or not. Has
> anyone experienced such crashes?
> It seems reasonable that digiKam might provide the option to ignore
> file extensions that the user doesn't actually want digiKam to track.
> So I was wondering if there is such a feature hidden away somewhere. I
> looked at the config files but didn't see a list of file extensions.
> On 9/20/13, HaJo Schatz <hajo at hajo.net> wrote:
>> I think the solution for that should be to fix the programs so they can read
>> xcf properly rather than disabling support ;)
>> Composed on my smartphone. Apologies for typos.
>> On 21 Sep 2013, at 01:13, "Elle Stone" <l.elle.stone at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Is there a way to tell digiKam/showFoto to ignore all xcf images?
>>> Sometimes when opening an image (eg a png or a tiff or a jpeg) with
>>> showFoto, showFoto will open the image and then crash. The reason
>>> turns out to be that there is a Gimp xcf file in the same folder and
>>> that makes showFoto crash. The same thing happens with digiKam if
>>> digiKam is trying to add the images in that folder to its database.
>>> Just because it's a standard, doesn't mean it's right.
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