f-spot displays picture's taken time in UTC, not local time

Bug #470726 reported by Evgeniy Kirov on 2009-11-02
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
f-spot (Ubuntu)
Low
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: f-spot

i.e. if the photo took at 8:00 in UTC+3, f-spot will show that it took in 5:00.

sorry for my bad english :)

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Mon Nov 2 16:02:04 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: f-spot 0.6.1.4-0ubuntu1
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=ru_RU.UTF-8
 LANG=ru_RU.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-9.152-rt
SourcePackage: f-spot
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-9-rt i686

Evgeniy Kirov (evg.kirov) wrote :
Evgeniy Kirov (evg.kirov) wrote :

F-Spot also writes incorrect date to the EXIF tag DateTimeOriginal (yes, embed-in-image metadata is enabled)

Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

could you attach an example to the report?

Changed in f-spot (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Ubuntu Desktop Bugs (desktop-bugs)
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Incomplete
Evgeniy Kirov (evg.kirov) wrote :
Changed in f-spot (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → New
Steve McGrath (smcgrath23) wrote :

This appears to be a duplicate of Bug #175191. Upstream is still working on an official fix, but in the meantime I am packaging versions of F-Spot which are patched to not alter timestamps.

If you're interested, you may get these packages from my PPA here: https://launchpad.net/~smcgrath23/+archive/f-spot

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