[Digikam-users] Digikam on Kubuntu Trusty

kaefert at gmail.com kaefert at gmail.com
Mon May 12 21:26:38 BST 2014

Well. I guess you could say it like that:
Digikam is the most feature rich open-source photo management
software, but sadly it's not the most stable one.
(I've also experienced numerous bugs & crashes with 3.5 and 4.0.0
beta4 which are the two versions I've tried up to now)

Regards, Thomas K.

2014-05-12 22:20 GMT+02:00 Philippe Clérié <philippe at gcal.net>:
> I am getting pretty discouraged with Digikam on Kubuntu. 3.3 from
> precise-Kubuntu-backports was unusable: most editing functions I use simply
> did not work. Ï have upgraded to Trusty (digikam 3.5) last week. While the
> editing functions are now back to normal, I am experiencing numerous
> crashes: I have not been able to keep digikam open for an hour at a time.
> At the moment I have not identified a pattern. I have had crashes:
> - while changing from one album to another;
> - while applying tags to 3 to 6 photos at a time;
> - while approving edits in the editor;
> - while saving to new file after edits;
> - while returning from the editor.
> However, a cursory look at the bug trackers don't show anything I could
> quickly identify with. So maybe I am experiencing a local issue.
> I have not tried any other distribution. I just don't see why, say Fedora,
> would package a version that does not crash as much. It's the same source
> code. Right?
> Anyway, I was wondering if there are others seeing this sort of thing or
> whether I am all alone out there?
> Thanks
> --
> Philippe
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