DK-5.3 and .flv

Andrey Goreev aegoreev at
Sat Feb 4 14:18:26 GMT 2017

"Open With" menu has no suggested programs in the list when I use the appimage. It works fine though when I use digiKam installed from a repository.Mint KDE 18.1

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-------- Original message --------From: Gilles Caulier <caulier.gilles at> Date: 2017-02-04  5:53 AM  (GMT-07:00) To: digiKam - Home Manage your photographs as a professional with the power of open source <digikam-users at> Subject: Re: DK-5.3 and .flv 
AppImage 5.5.0, Open With, Video file : no problem here :

Gilles Caulier
2017-02-04 13:47 GMT+01:00 maderios <maderios at>:
On 02/03/2017 07:39 PM, Gilles Caulier wrote:

To play video ? 5.3 use Qt5Multimedia which depend of GStreamer

codecs... A puzzle.

5.4 use QtAV instead based on ffmpeg codecs. It must work so far better.

Appimage 5.4 works fine but, like in bundle 5.3,  I can't open video files in external program. Any hope this will be possible with 5.5 app?


Gilles Caulier

2017-02-03 17:51 GMT+01:00 maderios <maderios at

<mailto:maderios at>>:


    It seems DK 5.3 doesn't handle .flv files. Is it "normal" or is it a



    DK 5.3

    Debian testing/Jessie





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