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kipi-plugins 1.8.0 released…

by digiKam

Dear all digiKam fans and users!

digiKam team is proud to announce Kipi-plugins 1.8.0 !


kipi-plugins tarball can be downloaded from SourceForge at this url

See below the list of new features and bugs-fix coming with this release.

Enjoy digiKam.


001 ==> 261275 : General : [PATCH] kipi-plugins 1.6.0 fails to build (final).
002 ==> 253257 : SmugExport : Program uploads only part of file or smaller version of file and match error occurs.
003 ==> 257514 : PrintImages : Scaling of Pictures for print.
004 ==> 196855 : GPSSync : Remember last postition, remember last view mode, cache the last view.
005 ==> 262125 : DngConverter : DNG Conversion can’t be inverted. Embedded file is corrupted.
006 ==> 245956 : PicasaWeb : Upload video from Digikam to Picasa.
007 ==> 262642 : AdvancedSlideshow : Better looking of “captions” during slideshow [patch].
008 ==> 263545 : PicasaWeb : Crashed, when trying to import photo from picasaweb.

005 ==> 262125 : DngConverter

005 ==> 262125 : DngConverter : DNG Conversion can't be inverted. Embedded file is corrupted.

Also, I REALLY hope I still have all my originals hanging around...

export flickr

the option of setting jpeg compress level is strange. will files always be recompressed? so is impossible to upload original files without changes? what is on png files?

I would like to see an

I would like to see an option, to auto generate a link and send it to klipper when I upload a picture using, for example picasa.
The main usage for me is to quickly show someone my desktop, meaning take a ksnapshot, uplaod it somewhere and give them the link. That would mean one less action for me :)

Gallery2 Export

Any chance of updating the gallery export plugin. It's very basic and a pain to use compared to the Facebook or PicasaWeb export plugins.