digiKam Software Collection 2.6.0 beta2 is out...

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Dear all digiKam fans and users!

digiKam team is proud to announce the 2nd digiKam Software Collection 2.6.0 beta release!

With this release, digiKam include a lots of bugs fixes and new features introduced to last Coding Sprint from Genoa. You can read a resume of this event to dot KDE web page. Thanks again to KDE-ev to sponsorship digiKam team...

digiKam include now a progress manager to control all paralelized process done in background. This progress manager is also able to follow processing from Kipi-plugins.

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Also, a new Maintenance Tool have been implemented to simplify all maintenance tasks to process on your whole collections.

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Kipi-plugins includes a new tool to export your collections to ImageShack Web Service. Thanks to Victor Dodon to contribute.

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digiKam have been ported to LCMS version 2 color management library by Francesco Riosa. Also a new tool dedicated to manage colors from scanned Reversal Films have been implemented by Matthias Welwarsky. negativefimtool

This beta release is not yet stable. Do not use yet in production. Please report all bugs to KDE bugzilla following indications from this page. The release plan can be seen at this url.

See the list of digiKam file closed with this release into KDE bugzilla.

See the list of Kipi-plugins file closed with this release into KDE bugzilla.

digiKam software collection tarball can be downloaded from SourceForge Repository

Happy digiKam testing...

Plasma progress manager ?

Hi,

Many thanks to the digiKam team, I just love it :)

>> digiKam include now a progress manager to control all paralelized process done in background. This progress manager is also able to follow processing from Kipi-plugins.

Any chance to merge this progress manager with the one from plasma (used for file transfert and so on...) ?

PPA

I'd really love if you had (K)Ubuntu PPA so it's easy to install newer versions of digiKam, this way I'm stuck at 2.1.1

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There is this guy, Philip Johnsson, who for a couple of years has been maintaining a great collection of software in his PPA, among them Digikam: http://launchpad.net/~philip5/+archive/extra

Note that as 14th March 2012 he has the Digikam 2.5.0 version online.

ubuntu 12.04 ppa....... ?

ubuntu 12.04 ppa....... ?

I will start supporting

I will start supporting Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise) with updates on my PPA as usual when 12.04 is out as final release.