Second version of this google-made application.

Application Details:

Version: 2.X
License: Free to use and share
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 0.9.57.

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Test Results

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What works

The program runs fine and smooth. It is able to scan hard drive for all pics selected and sorts them how it is supposed to sort them.

What does not

It seems that Picasa is unable to scan and index any type of video files. Picasa on windows is able to do this with almost all kinds of video files.


What was not tested

Web Albums functionality.

Video Playback

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Tested with the latest version of Picasa, which is version 2.7

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowGentoo LinuxMay 09 20080.9.57.Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 7.10 "Gutsy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 05 20080.9.50.Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 7.10 "Gutsy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 13 20070.9.46.Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 11 20070.9.46.Yes Yes Platinummatt 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 20 20070.9.45.Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
3129 When displaying on a remote machine, Forte Agent and Picasa crash with BadWindow on X_QueryPointer CLOSED WORKSFORME View
3338 Wine exits when you choose to e-mail using default e-mail program" in Picasa 2 CLOSED FIXED View
3339 "Order prints" in Picasa 2 does nothing, hangs on exit CLOSED DUPLICATE View
3348 Picasa installer license agreement garbled after scrolling CLOSED FIXED View
3349 Picasa installer does not launch readme.txt properly CLOSED WONTFIX View
3351 Picasa sometimes slow and jerky while moving through images in edit window CLOSED FIXED View
3352 Picasa "Import All" button ignored CLOSED FIXED View
3353 Garbage appears in Picasa's Search field after leaving import screen CLOSED FIXED View
3354 Picasa "Locate On Disk" feature does not do the correct thing CLOSED FIXED View
3359 Picasa fails to connect to GMail CLOSED FIXED View
3360 Picasa fails to send email through Picasa Mail CLOSED FIXED View
3361 Picasa Set as Desktop feature does nothing CLOSED ABANDONED View
3362 Picasa Movie feature does nothing CLOSED FIXED View
3387 Picasa does not print CLOSED FIXED View
3396 install of picasa stalls for a very long time (without feedback) CLOSED WORKSFORME View
3397 Picasa folders menu doesn't work CLOSED WORKSFORME View
3408 Unhandled exception at startup CLOSED WORKSFORME View
3418 Picasa installer license agreement truncated CLOSED FIXED View
3419 Picasa installer license agreement defaults to the bottom of the textbox CLOSED FIXED View
3430 Picasa gets very slow and choppy when resizing thumbnails CLOSED FIXED View
3507 Starting Wine / certain programs under Wine run extremely slowly (enumerating printers on large networks is slow under cups) NEW View
3515 Picasa can't embed browser window, and bad things happen on exit CLOSED FIXED View
3516 Picasa collage maker preview sizes wrong CLOSED FIXED View
3518 Picasa's initial scan of the hard drive takes a long time to start CLOSED FIXED View
3619 Picasa autoupdater fails to validate download; problem in WinVerifyTrust? CLOSED FIXED View
3832 Unhandled exception at startup of Picasa CLOSED FIXED View
3856 Picasa doesn't recognize USB key on import CLOSED FIXED View
3858 Picasa doesn't autodetect images on the fly (inotify issue) CLOSED FIXED View
3860 Duplicated entries appear in the Picasa list if the initial scan is terminated badly CLOSED INVALID View
3874 Picasa can't burn CD-ROMs CLOSED FIXED View
3919 Picasa 2 - Timeline feature doesn't show in fullscreen NEW View
3920 Launching Picasa results in a crash with latest codeweavers package CLOSED FIXED View
4101 Picasa: Unable to use Blogthis after signin. CLOSED FIXED View
4102 Picasa: Clicking on print providers results in a blank page CLOSED FIXED View
4104 Picasa2: Sporadic freeze after install CLOSED FIXED View
4117 Picasa: "Printable Version" of license agreement button does nothing. CLOSED INVALID View
4118 Picasa: Can't copy license agreement text CLOSED WORKSFORME View
4119 Picasa: Install button remains grayed out after typing in install path. CLOSED INVALID View
4120 Picasa: Crashes on startup CLOSED INVALID View
4121 Picasa: "Locate on disk" doesn't. CLOSED DUPLICATE View
4198 After graceful exit during Picasa install, cannot re-start installer CLOSED INVALID View
4271 Picasa2 and Wine CLOSED DUPLICATE View
4346 Picasa crashes if Arial truetype font (or a substitution) is not installed CLOSED WORKSFORME View
5550 Picasa exits with error using timeline/slideshow CLOSED FIXED View
10678 Picasa web album button animation causing high CPU usage CLOSED ABANDONED View
11132 Picasa order prints signin dialog, clicking register does nothing CLOSED ABANDONED View
11728 Picasa / Facebook Uploader does not work CLOSED WORKSFORME View
14563 picasa can't play mp3 files during slideshows CLOSED FIXED View

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