DigiKam and Dropbox

Dennis Powless claven123 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 9 02:37:57 BST 2017

Agreed on both editing.

Where do I store the database files, would there be a set of database files on the one computer and a another set of database files on the other computer.

I guess I could point the program to the actual photos on each computer based their actual location.


Sent from my iPhone

> On Oct 8, 2017, at 9:33 PM, Andrey Goreev <aegoreev at gmail.com> wrote:
> Probably the only proper way to share digikam database between 2 computers is using mysql database but it is still status "experimental" for digikam.
> As for the using Dropbox it might worth to give it a shot. Depending on the user case it might work. I don't think you will be able to edit the database from both machines at the same time though.
> Sent from my Samsung Galaxy smartphone.
> -------- Original message --------
> From: Dennis Powless <claven123 at gmail.com>
> Date: 2017-10-08 5:10 PM (GMT-07:00)
> To: digiKam - Home Manage your photographs as a professional with the power of open source <digikam-users at kde.org>
> Subject: DigiKam and Dropbox
> I'll ask a different way....
> What is the best way to use DigiKam with dropbox on two different computers.  Both running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?
> The photos are stored on a dropbox folder on each computer.
> Dennis 
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