Jpeg thumbnailer & migration (4.3->4.4) process

Jacopo De Simoi wilderkde at
Sat Oct 31 12:20:55 GMT 2009

On Friday 30 October 2009 07:59:48 David Faure wrote:
> On Thursday 29 October 2009, Jacopo De Simoi wrote:
> > if not, what is an alternative acceptable solution?
> I wonder if Reload shouldn't recreate thumbnails.
mmh.. it might be useful in principle; however then i'd never touch Reload in the folder where I store my raw photos :)

> If it did, then there would be no need to erase ~/.thumbnails; users
> with a wrong preview could just hit reload.

I see two issues with this:
1) discoverability: users don't necessarily know that the preview is "wrong"... since it has been "right" so far ;) 
2) Reload is not in the default toolbar in dolphin (for instance), hence people could possibly have troubles figuring out what to do


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