[Digikam-users] Tags and everything related to them

maderios maderios at gmail.com
Fri Aug 1 20:22:17 BST 2014

On 07/23/2014 07:06 PM, Veaceslav Munteanu wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm once again fighting with tags and this battle seem to have no ending.
> I figured out that digiKam once again read data from 5 different
> namespaces(IPTC, Xmp digikam, Xmp Microsoft, Xmp lightroom) and only
> modify it to IPTC and own XMP namespace.
> This is bad because:
> If you wipe -> trigger write and then read -> all deleted tags are back.
> Some users said that namespaces that are not from digiKam should not be touched.
> Well this is impossible, you either:
> 1. grant digiKam to delete and modify all namespaces that it can read
> 2. remove the ability to read from that protected namespace
> Any other combination result in total mess on read/write.
> I'm waiting for suggestions about do you prefer the most: 1 or 2

I think 1 is better
I dont like to "remove an ability"....
Thanks for your work  :-)

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