[digiKam-users] google maps doesn't like digikam anymore?
linux at daniel-bauer.com
Tue Sep 25 11:03:11 BST 2018
On 25.09.18 11:01, Maik Qualmann wrote:
> Google Maps now requires a registration and API key when using the
> service. DigiKam-5.9.0 does not yet contain this API key. There was a
> transition period for older programs that has now expired. DigiKam-6.0.0
> is registered and sends an API key to Google, so it works with this
> version. We use a free account and we will see if the maximum allowed
> map retrieval per day will be sufficient for all digiKam users worldwide.
thanks for explaining - so I know it's not my system that has gone wild :-)
Let's see when dk 6 arrives at opensuse repos. (for several personal
reasons I prefer to use those, even if I don't have the latest dk all
Let me again express my gratefulness for this fantastic application
which is the most used in my daily work.
> Am Di., 25. Sep. 2018 um 10:24 Uhr schrieb Gilles Caulier
> <caulier.gilles at gmail.com <mailto:caulier.gilles at gmail.com>>:
> From France, using DK 6.0.0 beta, no problem here with Google Maps.
> Gilles Caulier
> 2018-09-24 20:41 GMT+02:00 Daniel Bauer <linux at daniel-bauer.com
> <mailto:linux at daniel-bauer.com>>:
> Hi :-)
> Since a few days, when I want to check geolocation of a photo,
> google says that it doesn't love digikam anymore: "maps cannot
> be loaded correctly on this site".
> And then it shows the map perfectly but with a watermark "For
> development purposes only".
> There has been no update of my digikam (5.9, suse-rpm) but
> obviously google has some crisis with digikam, hopefully it does
> not lead to a divorce :-)
> What could that mean?
> Daniel Bauer photographer Basel Málaga
Daniel Bauer photographer Basel Málaga
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