[KPhotoAlbum] 'jump to context'

Risto H. Kurppa risto at kurppa.fi
Fri Oct 26 14:14:12 CEST 2007


Does it widen it only one step or all the way to all photos?
Could it be renamed to something like 'show all photos' or 'show more
photos' or something the users, not only developers know what it is
about..?

I think one problem here is that you don't see where you are at, in
the thumbnail view. OK, there's this text every now and then in the
status bar. Would it be possible to make some kind of tree view of the
whole KPA database and show it at the same time w. thumbnails? it
would be cool to be able to create there custom searches as shortcuts,
like 'all pictures taken of me in Sweden' or so. This would allow
changing the view without the need to go back (or make a new search)
to do it.

This tree could actually be something like
db
-own searches
   - me in sweden
   - car photos w. someone I know
-people
   - me
   - someone else
   - third person
-location
   - everywhere
       - here
       - there
  - sweden
-event
  - bday
-keywords
  - car

naturally w. icons

(I haven't used digiKam so it's possible it has features like this,
dunno.. Gwenview as well as most browsers do this with folders, I'd
like to see KPA to do it with categories (well, whatever they were
called again.. )


r

On 10/26/07, Jesper K. Pedersen <blackie at blackie.dk> wrote:
> On Friday 26 October 2007, Risto H. Kurppa wrote:
> | Hi!
> |
> | What's the 'jump to context' item in the view -menu?
> |
> | In the home view, it shows all images
> | If I make a search and select jump to context, it shows all images again..
> |
> | What's the point?
> |
> |
> |
> | btw. kphotoalbum help doesn't work, it cant' find the (index.xml?) file
>
> The idea isthat you have narrowed your way down to some images, and now want
> to see all images in this context, so it widens, and scrolls to the current
> image.
>
> --
> Having trouble finding a given image in your collection containing
> thousands of images?
>
> http://www.kphotoalbum.org might be the answer.
>
>


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r

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