How does KDE / konqueror determine the filename on preview thumbnails,

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Fri Sep 19 19:13:04 BST 2008

Hi Scott,

On Friday 19 September 2008, Scott Pancoast wrote:
> Hello all;
> 	I am doing some research and I can't find the answer,... yet.
> KDE/konqueror stored preview thumbnail images of file in the directory
> /home/user/.thumbnail/[large|normal]
> Each of these files seems to have a hash value for the filename. The
> extension is always ".png".  What is the hash algorithm used to create
> the filename.

KDE implements thumbnail management according to the Thumbnail 
specification [1].



Kevin Krammer, KDE developer, xdg-utils developer
KDE user support, developer mentoring
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