Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 236184
build gthumb with libopenraw
Last modified: 2009-09-21 15:54:49 EDT
gThumb should be built with libopenraw.
libopenraw provides very fast thumbnailing of RAW photos. If libopenraw is not
present, gThumb can also use dcraw. However dcraw is extremely slow (~15 seconds
to thumbnail an image).
libopenraw is maintained by Hubert Figuiere, who is one of the libgphoto2
developers. See http://libopenraw.freedesktop.org/wiki.
Ubuntu is adding libopenraw.
- Mike (a gThumb developer)
Although it's far from obvious, all Fedora 7 test bugs should be filed against
"devel", not "test#". Moving this, so it doesn't get lost.
This has been a bulk message. We return you now to your regularly scheduled
program, already in progress.
Just voting for this - hope it is not late to include this in Fedora 7.
This provides a much better experience with RAW photos (that's what all serious
I just submitted libopenraw for review:
I recompiled gthumb with support for libopenraw, and I must say that I was
impressed by the result! I hope that it will make it into Fedora, if not I will
just have to keep a personal version of it...
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