digikam want to reinstall after crash - help

Frédéric Da Vitoria davito9w at free.fr
Wed Apr 5 14:29:48 BST 2023

OK, I misread what you were asking for. I guess your solution was correct.

Le 05/04/2023 à 15:24, Frédéric Da Vitoria a écrit :
> Hmm, I'm not sure this is the solution. "Toggle Auto" should be a 
> per-image command, but I couldn't find an application-wide setting. I 
> don' have to do anything when I tag an image, the tag automatically 
> contains the hierarchy.
> Le 05/04/2023 à 13:00, frederic chaume a écrit :
>> All
>> found the solution, if it can help , here it is:
>> when you right-click on a tag (in caption/tag , not availble in the 
>> tag manager) there is an option called "Toggle Auto"  which was set 
>> to "none", I changed it to "parent"  and then parent tag is now also 
>> set when you set a children tag
>> frederic
>> Le 05/04/2023 à 12:12, frederic chaume a écrit :
>>> Hi
>>> thanks for your feedback
>>> it is only a typo in the mail, the correct name is Bretagne
>>> and I confirm there is no other tag at root level, in the caption 
>>> the tags is correctly presented as a hierarchical tree
>>> Frederic
>>> Le 05/04/2023 à 11:14, Frédéric Da Vitoria a écrit :
>>>> Hello,
>>>> You are sure you don't have another tag "Bretagne" at the root 
>>>> level ? This has happened to me a few times.
>>>> Also, I notice that you wrote "pays"/"bretagne", but that later you 
>>>> wrote "Bretagne". I wouldn't be surprised if tags were case-sensitive.
>>>> Le 05/04/2023 à 09:45, frederic chaume a écrit :
>>>>> Hi gilles
>>>>> as I didn't have any backup, I have proceeded with the 
>>>>> reinstallation steps.
>>>>> Good news the database has been recovered from the path I have 
>>>>> indicated during the installation steps and now I'm trying to 
>>>>> rebuild all the configurations I had before the crash.
>>>>> I think I have done it more or less, the remaining point is 
>>>>> relative to the behavior of the hierarchical tag management.
>>>>> For example I have a tag tree like this one : "pays"/"bretagne"
>>>>> Before the crash, setting (or unsetting)   the tag "Bretagne" was 
>>>>> setting (or unsetting)  also the parent automaticaly ("pays" )
>>>>> Today it is no more the case and  setting (or unsetting) the tag 
>>>>> "Bretagne" doesn't change the parent tag status ("pays" )
>>>>> I din't find the option in the configuration to retreive this 
>>>>> behavior. Could you help me ?
>>>>> For information, in the settings/metadata/advanced/tag I have put 
>>>>> the namespace in the following order (based on recent exchange I 
>>>>> got with you and Maik)
>>>>> - lr.hierarchicalSubject
>>>>> - dc.subject
>>>>> - digikam.TagLists
>>>>> ...
>>>>> thanks
>>>>> Frederic

Frédéric Da Vitoria

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