Status of libkface

Gilles Caulier caulier.gilles at
Thu Jul 28 08:40:38 UTC 2016


Not from digiKam team. As Kphotoalbum still use it, the better place will
be extragear as you propose.

We currently study new algorithms and new codes with a student this summer.
New code will be completely different and will still in digiKam core.

Gilles Caulier

2016-07-27 22:00 GMT+02:00 Andreas Sturmlechner <
andreas.sturmlechner at>:

> Hi,
> Obviously libkface is not a dependency of digikam anymore since porting to
> kf5, it looks like similar functionality is now bundled there. One of the
> last
> commits it received > 9 months ago was OpenCV3 support, which already needs
> downstream patching to build with OpenCV 3.1 (released in 2015-12-21). A
> review has been pending for some time:
> Is it still being maintained? Right now kphotoalbum (kf5-port branch)
> depends
> on it. I wonder if it better be put in extragear at some point, though?
> Regards,
> Andreas
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