[digiKam-users] Face Tags Not Listed - Solved

Mick Sulley mick at sulley.info
Fri Sep 25 09:37:37 BST 2020

So sorry, this is my mistake, it is all working fine, I had 
misinterpreted what I was seeing :)


On 24/09/2020 22:25, Mick Sulley wrote:
> I don't think that is the problem.  The same face tag works fine for 
> earlier pics, but for the later ones it shows as a box around the face 
> as expected, but it does not get listed for that person in People tab 
> or in Tags > People tab, but earlier pics with that person do show in 
> both.  I see all people in the list in the People tab.  I did try your 
> suggestion and it made no difference.
> I have just added a new person tag in a recent pic and that worked as 
> expected, so it seems that something just needs resetting but I have 
> no idea what.
> I am mystified!
> Mick
> On 24/09/2020 21:58, Maik Qualmann wrote:
>> Only tags that are set as face tags are displayed in People view. 
>> Usually when
>> tagging faces and creating new tags for faces, this property is 
>> automatically
>> assigned. In the People view, however, it is also possible to delete 
>> this
>> property again.
>> Go to the normal tag view and right-click to see whether you can add the
>> facial tag property to the people tag (option is then available in 
>> the menu).
>> Now the tag should also be displayed in the People view.
>> Maik
>> Am Donnerstag, 24. September 2020, 20:18:55 CEST schrieb Mick Sulley:
>>> Yes the face regions are there, I can see them in the preview and if I
>>> look at the metadata the region info is there as well.  Also I just
>>> checked the database for one of the pics and ImageTagProperties has the
>>> tagRegion data.
>>> What else can it be?
>>> Thanks
>>> Mick
>>> On 24/09/2020 17:13, woenx wrote:
>>>> It is most likely that the tags (keywords) are written into the 
>>>> metadata,
>>>> but there are no "face regions" associated with those tags. In theory
>>>> these are separate entities, but digikams treats them as one if they
>>>> match in name.
>>>> Basicaly some pictures have your granddoughters tagged on them, but 
>>>> there
>>>> is no rectangle pointing their face stored in the image. You would 
>>>> need
>>>> to detect faces again for those pictures (right click, Scan for 
>>>> faces).
>>>> -- 
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