Collection on usb hdd does not work well

Anders Lund anders at
Fri Mar 24 20:26:26 GMT 2017

I have observed that if the usb hdd is mounted when digikam is started, things 
works. So it's quite easy to work around this problem - but how easy would it 
be to solve? ;)


fredag den 17. marts 2017 10.34.46 CET skrev Anders Lund:
> 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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