[ Note for fellow searchers: The topic here is the image/photo Gallery
software available on portage as: www-apps/gallery
"J. Roeleveld" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I use Gallery myself for my picture collection and this can be configured
> As in, you can allow users access to all versions or just the 'resized'
> This can be done through groups or specific users.
> I usually only allow people to access the resized versions. It does support
> resizing on-the-fly, but only to the sizes you actually configured for that
> particular photo/album/...
> the on-the-fly bit is only done if the requested size doesn't exist yet, eg.
> it will only do it once (unless you clear the derivatives folder
Neil Bothwick <email@example.com> writes:
> On Thu, 18 Feb 2010 08:53:15 -0600, Harry Putnam wrote:
>> > If you want to host it yourself, there's Gallery. It too has plenty of
>> > options and can take a little tweaking to get it just as you want.
>> Neil, do you know off hand if gallery offers user/viewer the ability
>> to download original (full res) images? Or does it generate the php
>> versions but leave the originals out of what is viewed?
> It's your choice, you can allow specified resolution or full size too. I
> only allow full size to logged in users, to stop web spiders eating up
> all my bandwidth by crawling over the original image links.
Great info fellas... thanks, I reposted it here for the ease of any
searchers who may stumble on it.