[Shotwell] Multi-threading Publish Photos
adam at yorba.org
Thu Jul 22 09:30:29 PDT 2010
On 07/22/2010 08:51 AM, Tor Løvskogen Bollingmo wrote:
>> On 07/22/2010 05:52 AM, Peter DO Smith wrote:
>>> I have found that when publishing photos (to Picasa in my case) that I can
>>> no longer use the rest of Shotwell. This is a problem for me when publishing
>>> a larger number of photos on a relatively slow broadband link. So I would
>>> like to suggest that you multi-thread the Publish Photos function.
> GUI wise I think it would be great to have temporarily process bar at the top of the image view while the publishing is taking place.
Either that, or we could add a new sidebar item 'Publishing...', just
like the existing item 'Importing...'. It would be nice if both these
items displayed progress bars (see http://trac.yorba.org/ticket/300 ).
> Would it be necessary to lock the records? Could store a copy temporarily for publishing. Then people wouldn't have to wait for deleting the records after hitting publish (if they want to).
Right. Either locking the records or creating a temporary copy for
publishing seem reasonable to me.
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