[digiKam-users] MySQL internal

Maik Qualmann metzpinguin at gmail.com
Sat Sep 1 22:07:55 BST 2018

Here is the link to the screencast. It takes a while for Google to encode the 
video in all sizes and it's sharp. The demo only uses a very small SQlite 



Am Samstag, 1. September 2018, 22:21:39 CEST schrieb digikam at 911networks.com:
> On Sat, 01 Sep 2018 21:46:22 +0200
> Maik Qualmann <metzpinguin at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Again, you can not start or set up an internal MySQL server during
> > migration. You use SQlite, so you start digiKam, go into the
> > settings of digiKam under database and select internal MySQL
> > server. In principle, you only have to specify a directory where
> > the MySQL database should be created. After OK, you will be asked
> > to add a collection, here simply enter an empty directory, so that
> > it is faster and you want to migrate the SQlite DB. Now you can
> > migrate your SQlite DB, then restart digiKam. A special feature is
> > the AppImage, if the mysqld is not found, you have to select it
> > manually (/sbin/mysqld eventually). Drag the window a bit larger,
> > it's hidden. I hope you can do something with this guide. Or should
> > I create a screencast?
> Screencast, please :)

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