tags not visible

frederic chaume frederic.chaume at gmail.com
Sun May 14 09:00:26 BST 2023

Hi Remco

I always use sidecar files for the raw files
I also tried to "reread metadata from  file to database"  for the 
generated jpg, but no change

and this was working well in DK7.10 (without need to "reread metadata 
from  file to database" )


Le 14/05/2023 à 09:55, Remco Viëtor a écrit :
> On dimanche 14 mai 2023 09:49:55 CEST frederic chaume wrote:
>> Hi all
>> Since I have installed DK8 I have new problem with tags set from an
>> external application (DXO).
>> I have reused the same configuration that was working with DK7.10,
>> (reuse the same order in the tag namespace : (Xmp.lr.hierarchicalSubject
>> , Xmp.dc.subject, Xmp.digiKam.TagsList , ...)
>> and when I look at the exiv2 of the jpg generated by DXO , I can see the
>> correct tag list from the command :
>>   > exiv2.exe -px P5240081_Dxo-1.jpg
>> ....
>> Xmp.digiKam.TagsList                         XmpSeq     10
>> Paysage/tempete, Best-of, images, Best-of/expos, Paysage, pays/Bretagne,
>> pays/Bretagne/ile grande, pays,
>> ...
>> Xmp.dc.subject                               XmpBag     11  Best-of,
>> Bretagne, Paysage, expos, , ile grande, images,  tempete
>> ...
>> Xmp.lr.hierarchicalSubject                   XmpBag     11  Best-of,
>> Best-of|expos, , Paysage, Paysage|tempete, images, , pays|Bretagne,
>> pays|Bretagne|ile grande
>> but when I look at the file in DK8, no tag are displayed and in the menu
>> "metadata" on the right sidebar, the sections IPTC, XMP are empty and
>> the exif section is not empty but no tags are visible
>> I have checked that the tags are correctly visible in DK for the
>> original Raw file
>> Any ideas? Did I missed something?
>> PS: I'm running DK on windows
> Do you modify the raw file with DXO, or does it generate a sidecar file?
> If it generates a sidecar, have you tried selecting the images concerned in
> digikam and reread the metadata?
> For the devs: does digikam read existing sidecars on importing a new image
> into its database?
> Remco

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