On 4/6/07, Phil Endecott <spam_from_rox_devel@...> wrote:
> Dear ROX Experts,
> Rox-filer is great for browsing directories of images. But if I try to
> view a large directory of large images it takes a while. It's even
> worse if it's reading the files from a flash card reader or directly
> from the camera over USB.
> I don't know if all cameras do this, but mine stores a thumbnail image
> in the image's EXIF data. Now if Rox were to read only that when it is
> sufficient for the current icon size, it would go much much faster.
The thumbnail is created in rox_pixbuf_new_from_file_at_scale() if you
want to add support.
However, that just uses the normal GDK loaders, so it might be better
to add support for this in the GDK library (part of GTK).
Dr Thomas Leonard http://rox.sourceforge.net
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