[Shotwell] shotwell knows best
eric at yorba.org
Tue Sep 27 11:41:56 PDT 2011
There is in fact a ticket for renaming from within Shotwell:
On Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 3:25 AM, Dougie Nisbet <dougie at highmoor.co.uk>wrote:
I've just confirmed that shotwell thinks the 'imported' files are indeed in
> their original locations, and not in /images, and the import hasn't
> respected the 'copy' option. So if I delete from shotwell they are deleted
> from their imported source location, rather than destination where I'd
> assumed they'd been copied to.
> So I think what's happening in summary is: If import / copy is selected
> on a directory, and the files already exist in the shotwell wastebasket,
> shotwell appears to import the files in place, rather than copy them.
I believe this is only the expected behavior if you did an import in place
for that photo the first time you imported it. Is that what you did, or are
you seeing different behavior?
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