[CentOS] Saving digikam photos for update to Centos 5

Tue Apr 24 19:25:34 UTC 2007
Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com>

On 4/24/07, Richard E Miles <r.godzilla at comcast.net> wrote:
> I will be installing Centos 5 soon and would like to know how to save my
> digikam photos from centos 4.4 for inclusion in the centos 5 digikam version.
> I have a external usb 2.0 hard drive to save the messages on. I know how to savethe messages on the hard drive.
> I am interested in knowing should I save the entire pictures directory or only
> the photos from my albums.

I have not done this myself, so this is only a suggestion. First
locate your digikam's configuration fle.  In KDE, it may be:


If it has a line Album Path=/some/path, you probably need to copy that
directory and later refer to it in your new installation.