[KPhotoAlbum] merging two index.xml files... how?

Jan Kundrát jkt at gentoo.org
Fri May 25 12:08:34 CEST 2007


Sujee Maniyam wrote:
> I have a fairly large image collection.  And I am falling behind on 
> organizing/tagging my images.  What I want to do is, use my commute time 
> on the train (and may be some downtime at the office) to tag images 
> using my laptop.  But my laptop doesn't have the space to contain my 
> entire image collection.  So what I want to do is
> 	- carry only the most recent images (say last 2 months) in my laptop
> 	- use KPA to tag them
> 	- when I get home, sync the image collection
> 	- and 'merge' my tags from laptop to the main index.xml

The following should work as well:

a) make sure both laptop and bigger machine use same path to the image DB
b) sync half of the images and your index.xml to laptop
c) tag images that you have on the laptop
d) copy index.xml back to the big machine, goto a)

Cheers,
-jkt

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