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Author: René Wagner <rwagner@rw-net.de>
Date:   Thu, 30 Jul 2020 21:15:31 +0200

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diff --git a/README.md b/README.md @@ -1,17 +1,21 @@ # Simple Photo Stats -This project is about a small project providing some stats of your photography. +This project is about a small tool providing some stats of your photography. -It is mainly a small [SQlite](https://sqlite.org) database that stores the data which is extracted from the exif data of your images using [exiftool](https://exiftool.org/) and provides some predefined statistics about the data. +It is mainly a selfcontained [SQlite](https://sqlite.org) database that stores the data which is extracted from the exif data of your images using [exiftool](https://exiftool.org/) and provides some predefined statistics about the data which can be queried with the tool itself or a database tool like [SQLiteStudio](https://sqlitestudio.pl/). ## requirements The famous `exiftool` needs to be installed on your system. -### bare scripts +### using binary +There are prebuilt binarys (currently x86\_64 linux only) and packages for Arch Linux and derivatives available for [every ref](https://git.sr.ht/~rwa/photo-stats/refs). + +### using bare scripts Simply clone the repo or manually download the scripts from https://git.sr.ht/~rwa/photo-stats/ -To run a script, open a shell and invoke `perl script.pl`, on most systems it should be sufficient to just invoke `script.pl` (after you granted execute-permissions to the script). -Prerequisites for running the pure scripts +To run the script, open a shell and invoke `perl phosta.pl`, on most systems it should be sufficient to just invoke `phosta.pl` (after you granted execute-permissions to the script). + +#### prerequisites for running the pure scripts - Perl 5.30 (or newer) @@ -23,6 +27,9 @@ Additionally the following perl modules need to be installed: - File::HomeDir - File::Spec::Functions +## usage + + ## available stats - pictures by lens - pictures by camera body @@ -37,5 +44,8 @@ The stats are available as grouped counts by - by month ## FAQ -- I have my images on a network share, how can i include them into the stats? -You should mount the share and use is like a local directory? +- I have my images on a network share, how can i include them into the stats? +You should mount the share and use is like a local directory. + +- Can i add different folders to the statistics? +Omit the `-c` param when populating the database to avoid cleaning up old values. The tool will take care that now duplicates are added.