[K12OSN] Picasa...also now on LInux!

David Trask dtrask at vcsvikings.org
Thu Jun 1 17:44:36 UTC 2006

"Support list for opensource software in schools." <k12osn at redhat.com> on
Thursday, June 01, 2006 at 9:02 AM +0000 wrote:
>> I have tried it also, and I agree, it works well. One thing is not so
>> good though. When you launch it and tells it to look through the entire
>> computer for images, it actuallt finds every image on the server. That
>> is a lot. I want it only to find images within the students
>> Does anyone know a solution for this?
>The only easy way to do that is to select the second choice
>in the opening screen 'scan only the desktop', and then manually
>add back in the directories you would like to scan.
>Hopefully a future version will allow a different set
>of choices that would make this a bit easier.
>(And if folks do get this working reasonably well on a
>multi thin client setup, let me know; I would have told you
>that wouldn't have worked :-/).
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couldn't you simply set it to scan /home?   That scans all users home
directories only

David N. Trask
Technology Teacher/Director
Vassalboro Community School
dtrask at vcsvikings.org

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