Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 177016
Konqueror: No preview for .NEF files
Last modified: 2008-05-06 11:32:52 EDT
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Description of problem:
Konqueror from kdebase-3.5.0-0.1.fc4 does not show previews for Nikon RAW images (.NEF). This worked fine up to version kdebase-3.4.2-0.fc4.
Previews for other image formats (e.g. JPG) do work.
The file size limit for previews is set high enough.
When I click on the symbol with the right mouse button and choose "Preview in KView" it shows the preview correct.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start konqueror
2. Open directory with .NEF files
Actual Results: Konqueror shows symbols, not preview.
Expected Results: Show preview.
This report targets the FC3 or FC4 products, which have now been EOL'd.
Could you please check that it still applies to a current Fedora release, and
either update the target product or close it ?
A workaround is to delete "*.NEF" and "*.nef" from the list of filetypes under
Image/RAW and add them to "Image/TIFF". Then the previews are shown correctly.
But this is not the way this is supposed to work ;-).
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