[mythtv] MythGallery bug with EXIF and thumnails

Denys Dmytriyenko denis at denix.org
Fri Jul 20 16:31:32 UTC 2007

On Fri, Jul 20, 2007 at 12:14:38PM -0400, Preston Crow wrote:
> I have a bunch of images, and the camera generates thumbnails.  Both the
> image and the thumbnails have EXIF information on the orientation of the
> image.  MythGallery is happy with this.  However, I used some tools to
> rotate the primary image and to tweak the EXIF orientation code.  (This
> helps when viewing the images with tools that ignore EXIF.)
> MythGallery is still happy with the regular images, but it seems to be
> using the EXIF orientation for the main image with the thumbnail, not
> the orientation for the thumbnail.
> I'm running svn, but it's a month or two old.  It's also possible that
> I'm just confused somewhere (like if Myth generated its own thumbnails,
> but didn't know to regenerate them after I rotated the images).

I've been observing this behavior for quite some time, so it is not new.
I also normally rotate my pictures and clear out the orientation value.
But MythGallery keeps generating thumbnails with the original orientation.
Would be glad to provide any debugging info if someone want to fix it :)


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