[Shotwell] possible tagging bugs (0.11.2)
eric at yorba.org
Mon Sep 26 11:40:10 PDT 2011
On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 10:45 AM, Dougie Nisbet <dougie at highmoor.co.uk>wrote:
> ouch. Just noticed this was happening.
> observation 1; create a tag, e.g. 'testtag1'. Do not assign it to any
> photographs. Exit and restart shotwell. The tag has disappeared.
While users may not expect this behavior, it's what we decided on at some
point. Shotwell considers tags to be associated with photos, no the other
way around -- for this reason it didn't make sense to use to let empty tags
persist across Shotwell sessions.
> observation 2; create two tags, the 2nd tag being the same as the first
> one, but with information in brackets. e.g.
> testtag1 (test string1)
> assign photos to both tags. It doesn't matter if they are the same photos.
> delete testtag1
> testtag1 (test string1) is also deleted.
I can't replicate this bug. Is there something more that needs to be done
to re-create this? Also, which version of Shotwell are you using?
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