[digiKam-users] Linux DK 7 and Lightroom

Maik Qualmann metzpinguin at gmail.com
Tue Aug 11 05:22:05 BST 2020

I just tested it again, it works fine. If there was an IMAGE.EXT.xmp, it will 
not be deleted. There are then two sidecar files, plus an IMAGE.xmp.

And an IMAGE.xmp file is only created when you change the metadata. All 
existing sidecar files are not automatically renamed.


Am Montag, 10. August 2020, 16:05:13 CEST schrieb digikam at 911networks.com:
> On Mon, 10 Aug 2020 07:37:15 +0200
> Maik Qualmann <metzpinguin at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Yes, digiKam-7.0.0 can save sidecars in the BASISNAME.xmp format.
> > You can find the option in the metadata settings for the sidecars.
> > Activate the option "Sidecar filenames compatible with commercial
> > programs".
> Yes, I saw that, but I can't get it to write to the img0123.xmp.
> Somehow DK still writes to img0123.cr2.xmp
> What am I doing wrong?
> Thank you

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