bookworm killed digikam import

gene heskett gheskett at
Tue Jun 27 22:28:30 BST 2023

On 6/27/23 16:50, Maik Qualmann wrote:
> Menu-> Settings-> Configure digiKam
> Make a backup of your digiKam4.db for safety (/home/gene/Pictures/digikam4.db)
> Maik
> Am Dienstag, 27. Juni 2023, 22:42:20 CEST schrieb gene heskett:
>> On 6/27/23 15:49, Maik Qualmann wrote:
>>> The problem is clear, the partition UUID has changed, so digiKam can no
>>> longer find your collection. The solution is simple.
>>> Go to the digiKam setup under Collections. Use the "Update" tool button
>>> (round circle icons). Choose the correct base path of your collection or
>>> accept the default if it is correct. The new partitions UUID will be
>>> automatically updated in the DB and your collection will be available
>>> again.
And browsing speed is obviously improved a lot, but I have several 
megabytes of cannot errors with the squawk in the konsole log 
complaining about cuda, so I load up synaptic, search for cuda and get 
at least 100 hits, none of which are installed, so which do I need?. 
Also the download still didn't work. But we're finally in the right 
rabbit hole I think, thank you.
>> I can't find a "collections" in any of the menu's, take me by the hand
>> please.
>>> For digiKam-8.1.0 I added an information dialog in the import tool in case
>>> the collection is not available for digiKam.
>>> Maik
>> [...]
>> Cheers, Gene Heskett.
> .

Cheers, Gene Heskett.
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