f-spot, gthumb and digikam -- for "grandma user"

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at dantian.org
Wed Dec 10 06:33:18 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-12-09 at 16:53 -0500, H.S. wrote:
> 2. Give the user a choice to delete photos from the camera after the
> transfer.

You can set up Gnome to not launch f-spot right away when a camera is
plugged in. Instead, you can make it so that a folder is displayed. This
folder will have a "Camera detected - launch f-spot" button and, when
you are done importing, can be used to delete the photos from the

Or, IIRC, the f-spot import dialog has the option to either move or copy
the photos to be imported.

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