Bug 248650 - kphotoalbum not compiled with all possible format support
kphotoalbum not compiled with all possible format support
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kphotoalbum (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Rex Dieter
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Reported: 2007-07-17 17:24 EDT by Kevin Fenzi
Modified: 2008-05-14 09:51 EDT (History)
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Description Kevin Fenzi 2007-07-17 17:24:26 EDT
When starting kphotoalbum, it pops up a dialog that says: 

"KPhotoAlbum does not seem to be build with support for all its features. The
following is a list indicating to you what you may miss:

Plug-ins available Yes
EXIF info supported Yes
SQL Database Support Yes
Sqlite Database Support (used for EXIF searches) No
MPEG video support No
Quicktime video support (aka mov) No
AVI video support No
ASF video support (aka wmv) No
Real Media No
Video Thumbnails support No

For details on how to solve this problem, please choose Help|KPhotoAlbum Feature
Status from the menus."

Some of those might not be possible to support, but sqlite and mpeg might be
easy. Formats that can't be supported because they aren't available in fedora
perhaps could be removed from the list, and/or the dialog could be disabled?
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 09:34:42 EDT
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Comment 2 Rex Dieter 2008-05-14 09:51:01 EDT
Just retested with kphotoalbum-3.0.2-1.fc7.i386 , and


Plug-ins available
Yes
EXIF info supported
Yes
SQL Database Support
Yes
Sqlite Database Support (used for EXIF searches)
No
MPEG video support
Yes
Quicktime video support (aka mov)
Yes
AVI video support
Yes
ASF video support (aka wmv)
Yes
Real Media
Yes
Video Thumbnails support
Yes

so looks like we're mostly there, closing.

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