Collection on usb hdd does not work well

Gilles Caulier caulier.gilles at
Fri Mar 17 10:49:27 GMT 2017

Which digiKam version do you use exactly ?

Gilles Caulier

2017-03-17 10:34 GMT+01:00 Anders Lund <anders at>:

> Hi,
> I have a collection on a USB harddisk, and that does not get updated in
> digikam when add a image to it, it looks like digikam does not watch for
> changes.
> I use darktable to edit my raw files, so I open a image in darktable, and
> exports a jpeg into the same folder as the original - and digikam does not
> pick it up.
> i can use "refresh" in the album context menu, but that is insanely slow,
> because it refreshes all thumbnails.
> Is there anything I can do to make digikam behave as expected with a usb
> hdd?
> Kindly,
> Anders
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