[Shotwell] Renaming Events
adam at yorba.org
Thu Sep 29 05:07:02 PDT 2011
On 09/29/2011 12:03 PM, Dougie Nisbet wrote:
> On flickr there a tag format convention for a group that I upload
> photos. The date is formatted in a common way and anyone who copies
> photos to the group uses the same format, making it easy for visitors
> to see the event by particular day.
> In f-spot I used an Events tag with the dates inside; e.g.
> 24-September-2011. In shotwell there is the automatic event generation
> which is pretty nifty, and allows renaming. So I can rename Sat, 24
> Sep, 2011 -> 24-September-2011. Unfortunately, unless I'm mistaken,
> this data must be held in the database, and not written as a tag to
> the file itself.
> So when it's uploaded to flickr the event does not appear
> automatically as a tag. I'm assuming this is the same whether photos
> are 'published' or exported and manually uploaded.
> Would it be feasible to allow the Event name to be written as part of
> the exif data?
Yes, this is under consideration:
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