issue89, fix auto-rotation based on EXIF Orientation
[phpfspot.git] / phpfspot.class.php
index a51164830fcff2de589a07bc6abd94c4cd973f9f..c8117204cc94a41181444b6828eb7d834269d0d1 100644 (file)
@@ -23,7 +23,6 @@
 
 require_once "phpfspot_cfg.php";
 require_once "phpfspot_db.php";
-require_once "phpfspot_tmpl.php";
 
 class PHPFSPOT {
 
@@ -33,6 +32,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
    var $tmpl;
    var $tags;
    var $avail_tags;
+   private $dbver;
 
    /**
     * class constructor
@@ -43,33 +43,65 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     */
    public function __construct()
    {
+      $this->cfg = new PHPFSPOT_CFG;
+
+      /* set application name and version information */
+      $this->cfg->product = "phpfspot";
+      $this->cfg->version = "1.2";
+
+      $this->sort_orders= array(
+         'date_asc' => 'Date ↑',
+         'date_desc' => 'Date ↓',
+         'name_asc' => 'Name ↑',
+         'name_desc' => 'Name ↓'
+      );
+
       /* Check necessary requirements */
       if(!$this->checkRequirements()) {
          exit(1);
       }
 
-      $this->cfg = new PHPFSPOT_CFG;
+      $this->db  = new PHPFSPOT_DB($this, $this->cfg->fspot_db);
+      if(!is_writeable($this->cfg->fspot_db)) {
+         print $this->cfg->fspot_db ." is not writeable for user ". $this->getuid() ."\n";
+         exit(1);
+      }
+
+      $this->dbver = $this->getFspotDBVersion();
 
-      $this->db  = new PHPFSPOT_DB(&$this, $this->cfg->fspot_db);
-      
       if(!is_writeable(dirname($this->cfg->phpfspot_db))) {
-         print dirname($this->cfg->phpfspot_db) .": directory is not writeable!";
+         print dirname($this->cfg->phpfspot_db) .": directory is not writeable for user ". $this->getuid() ."\n";
          exit(1);
       }
-         
-      $this->cfg_db = new PHPFSPOT_DB(&$this, $this->cfg->phpfspot_db);
+
+      if(!is_writeable($this->cfg->base_path ."/templates_c")) {
+         print $this->cfg->base_path ."/templates_c: directory is not writeable for user ". $this->getuid() ."\n";
+         exit(1);
+      }
+
+      $this->cfg_db = new PHPFSPOT_DB($this, $this->cfg->phpfspot_db);
       if(!is_writeable($this->cfg->phpfspot_db)) {
          print $this->cfg->phpfspot_db ." is not writeable for user ". $this->getuid() ."\n";
          exit(1);
       }
-      $this->check_config_table();
 
+      $this->check_config_table();
 
+      /* include Smarty template engine */
+      if(!$this->check_readable($this->cfg->smarty_path .'/libs/Smarty.class.php')) {
+         exit(1);
+      }
+      require $this->cfg->smarty_path .'/libs/Smarty.class.php';
+      /* overload Smarty class if our own template handler */
+      require_once "phpfspot_tmpl.php";
       $this->tmpl = new PHPFSPOT_TMPL($this);
 
-      $this->get_tags();
+      /* check if all necessary indices exist */
+      $this->checkDbIndices();
 
-      session_start();
+      /* if session is not yet started, do it now */
+      if(session_id() == "")
+         session_start();
 
       if(!isset($_SESSION['tag_condition']))
          $_SESSION['tag_condition'] = 'or';
@@ -80,8 +112,8 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       if(!isset($_SESSION['searchfor']))
          $_SESSION['searchfor'] = '';
 
-      // if begin_with is still set but rows_per_page is now 0, unset it
-      if(isset($_SESSION['begin_with']) && $this->cfg->rows_per_page == 0)
+      // if begin_with is still set but thumbs_per_page is now 0, unset it
+      if(isset($_SESSION['begin_with']) && $this->cfg->thumbs_per_page == 0)
          unset($_SESSION['begin_with']);
 
    } // __construct()
@@ -107,52 +139,68 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       $this->tmpl->assign('current_condition', $_SESSION['tag_condition']);
       $this->tmpl->assign('template_path', 'themes/'. $this->cfg->theme_name);
 
-      $_SESSION['start_action'] = $_GET['mode'];
+      if(isset($_GET['mode'])) {
 
-      switch($_GET['mode']) {
-         case 'showpi':
-            if(isset($_GET['tags'])) {
-               $_SESSION['selected_tags'] = $this->extractTags($_GET['tags']);
-            }
-            if(isset($_GET['from_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['from_date'])) {
-               $_SESSION['from_date'] = strtotime($_GET['from_date'] ." 00:00:00");
-            }
-            if(isset($_GET['to_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['to_date'])) {
-               $_SESSION['to_date'] = strtotime($_GET['to_date'] ." 23:59:59");
-            }
-            break;
-         case 'showp':
-            if(isset($_GET['tags'])) {
-               $_SESSION['selected_tags'] = $this->extractTags($_GET['tags']);
-               $_SESSION['start_action'] = 'showp';
-            }
-            if(isset($_GET['id']) && is_numeric($_GET['id'])) {
-               $_SESSION['current_photo'] = $_GET['id'];
-               $_SESSION['start_action'] = 'showp';
-            }
-            if(isset($_GET['from_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['from_date'])) {
-               $_SESSION['from_date'] = strtotime($_GET['from_date']);
-            }
-            if(isset($_GET['to_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['to_date'])) {
-               $_SESSION['to_date'] = strtotime($_GET['to_date']);
-            }
-            break;
-         case 'export':
-            $this->tmpl->show("export.tpl");
-            return;
-            break;
-         case 'slideshow':
-            $this->tmpl->show("slideshow.tpl");
-            return;
-            break;
+         $_SESSION['start_action'] = $_GET['mode'];
+
+         switch($_GET['mode']) {
+            case 'showpi':
+               if(isset($_GET['tags'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['selected_tags'] = $this->extractTags($_GET['tags']);
+               }
+               if(isset($_GET['from_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['from_date'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['from_date'] = strtotime($_GET['from_date'] ." 00:00:00");
+               }
+               if(isset($_GET['to_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['to_date'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['to_date'] = strtotime($_GET['to_date'] ." 23:59:59");
+               }
+               break;
+            case 'showp':
+               if(isset($_GET['tags'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['selected_tags'] = $this->extractTags($_GET['tags']);
+                  $_SESSION['start_action'] = 'showp';
+               }
+               if(isset($_GET['id']) && is_numeric($_GET['id'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['current_photo'] = $_GET['id'];
+                  $_SESSION['start_action'] = 'showp';
+               }
+               if(isset($_GET['from_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['from_date'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['from_date'] = strtotime($_GET['from_date'] ." 00:00:00");
+               }
+               if(isset($_GET['to_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['to_date'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['to_date'] = strtotime($_GET['to_date'] ." 23:59:59");
+               }
+               break;
+            case 'export':
+               $this->tmpl->show("export.tpl");
+               return;
+               break;
+            case 'slideshow':
+               $this->tmpl->show("slideshow.tpl");
+               return;
+               break;
+            case 'rss':
+               if(isset($_GET['tags'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['selected_tags'] = $this->extractTags($_GET['tags']);
+               }
+               if(isset($_GET['from_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['from_date'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['from_date'] = strtotime($_GET['from_date'] ." 00:00:00");
+               }
+               if(isset($_GET['to_date']) && $this->isValidDate($_GET['to_date'])) {
+                  $_SESSION['to_date'] = strtotime($_GET['to_date'] ." 23:59:59");
+               }
+               $this->getRSSFeed();
+               return;
+               break;
+         }
       }
 
       if(isset($_SESSION['from_date']) && isset($_SESSION['to_date']))
          $this->tmpl->assign('date_search_enabled', true);
 
+      $this->tmpl->register_function("sort_select_list", array(&$this, "smarty_sort_select_list"), false);
       $this->tmpl->assign('from_date', $this->get_calendar('from'));
       $this->tmpl->assign('to_date', $this->get_calendar('to'));
-      $this->tmpl->assign('sort_field', $this->get_sort_field());
       $this->tmpl->assign('content_page', 'welcome.tpl');
       $this->tmpl->show("index.tpl");
 
@@ -163,7 +211,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     *
     * this function will get all available tags from
     * the f-spot database and store them within two
-    * arrays within this clase for later usage. in
+    * arrays within this class for later usage. in
     * fact, if the user requests (hide_tags) it will
     * opt-out some of them.
     *
@@ -174,24 +222,57 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       $this->avail_tags = Array();
       $count = 0;
    
-      $result = $this->db->db_query("
-         SELECT id,name
-         FROM tags
-         ORDER BY sort_priority ASC
-      ");
+      if(isset($this->cfg->show_tags) && !empty($this->cfg->show_tags)) {
+         $query_str="
+            SELECT
+               DISTINCT t1.id as id, t1.name as name
+            FROM  
+               photo_tags pt1
+            INNER JOIN photo_tags
+               pt2 ON pt1.photo_id=pt2.photo_id
+            INNER JOIN tags t1
+               ON t1.id=pt1.tag_id
+            INNER JOIN tags t2
+               ON t2.id=pt2.tag_id
+            WHERE
+               t2.name IN  ('".implode("','",$this->cfg->show_tags)."')
+            ORDER BY
+               t1.sort_priority ASC";
+
+         $result = $this->db->db_query($query_str);
+      }
+      else
+      {
+         $result = $this->db->db_query("
+            SELECT id,name
+            FROM tags
+            ORDER BY sort_priority ASC
+         ");
+      }
       
       while($row = $this->db->db_fetch_object($result)) {
 
          $tag_id = $row['id'];
          $tag_name = $row['name'];
 
-         /* check if config requests to ignore this tag */
+         /* if the user has specified to ignore this tag in phpfspot's
+            configuration, ignore it here so it does not get added to
+            the tag list.
+         */
          if(in_array($row['name'], $this->cfg->hide_tags))
             continue;
 
+         /* if you include the following if-clause and the user has specified
+            to only show certain tags which are specified in phpfspot's
+            configuration, ignore all others so they will not be added to the
+            tag list.
+         if(isset($this->cfg->show_tags) && !empty($this->cfg->show_tags) &&
+            !in_array($row['name'], $this->cfg->show_tags))
+            continue;
+         */
+
          $this->tags[$tag_id] = $tag_name; 
          $this->avail_tags[$count] = $tag_id;
-
          $count++;
 
       }
@@ -206,13 +287,50 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     */
    public function get_photo_details($idx)
    {
-      $result = $this->db->db_query("
-         SELECT *
-         FROM photos
-         WHERE id='". $idx ."'
-      ");
-      
-      return $this->db->db_fetch_object($result);
+      if($this->dbver < 9) {
+         $query_str = "
+            SELECT p.id, p.name, p.time, p.directory_path, p.description
+            FROM photos p
+         ";
+      }
+      else {
+         $query_str = "
+            SELECT p.id, p.uri, p.time, p.description
+            FROM photos p
+         ";
+      }
+
+      /* if show_tags is set, only return details for photos which
+         are specified to be shown
+      */
+      if(isset($this->cfg->show_tags) && !empty($this->cfg->show_tags)) {
+         $query_str.= "
+            INNER JOIN photo_tags pt
+               ON p.id=pt.photo_id
+            INNER JOIN tags t
+               ON pt.tag_id=t.id
+            WHERE p.id='". $idx ."'
+            AND t.name IN ('".implode("','",$this->cfg->show_tags)."')";
+      }
+      else {
+         $query_str.= "
+            WHERE p.id='". $idx ."'
+         ";
+      }
+
+      if($result = $this->db->db_query($query_str)) {
+
+         $row = $this->db->db_fetch_object($result);
+
+         if($this->dbver < 9) {
+            $row['uri'] = "file://". $row['directory_path'] ."/". $row['name'];
+         }
+
+         return $row;
+
+      }
+   
+      return null;
 
    } // get_photo_details
 
@@ -226,10 +344,14 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
    public function getPhotoName($idx, $limit = 0)
    {
       if($details = $this->get_photo_details($idx)) {
-         $name = $this->shrink_text($details['name'], $limit);
-         return $name;
+         if($long_name = $this->parse_uri($details['uri'], 'filename')) {
+            $name = $this->shrink_text($long_name, $limit);
+            return $name;
+         }
       }
 
+      return null;
+
    } // getPhotoName()
 
    /**
@@ -305,15 +427,17 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
          return;
       }
 
-      $orig_path = $this->translate_path($details['directory_path']) ."/". $details['name'];
+      $orig_path = $this->translate_path($this->parse_uri($details['uri'], 'fullpath'));
       $thumb_path = $this->get_thumb_path($this->cfg->photo_width, $photo);
 
       if(!file_exists($orig_path)) {
          $this->_error("Photo ". $orig_path ." does not exist!<br />\n");
+         return;
       }
 
       if(!is_readable($orig_path)) {
          $this->_error("Photo ". $orig_path ." is not readable for user ". $this->getuid() ."<br />\n");
+         return;
       }
 
       /* If the thumbnail doesn't exist yet, try to create it */
@@ -348,30 +472,29 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
 
       $this->tmpl->assign('extern_link', $extern_link);
 
-      if(file_exists($thumb_path)) {
+      if(!file_exists($thumb_path)) {
+         $this->_error("Can't open file ". $thumb_path ."\n");
+         return;
+      }
 
-         $info = getimagesize($thumb_path);
+      $info = getimagesize($thumb_path);
 
-         $this->tmpl->assign('description', $details['description']);
-         $this->tmpl->assign('image_name', $details['name']);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('description', $details['description']);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('image_name', $this->parse_uri($details['uri'], 'filename'));
 
-         $this->tmpl->assign('width', $info[0]);
-         $this->tmpl->assign('height', $info[1]);
-         $this->tmpl->assign('ExifMadeOn', $meta_date);
-         $this->tmpl->assign('ExifMadeWith', $meta_make);
-         $this->tmpl->assign('ExifOrigResolution', $meta_res);
-         $this->tmpl->assign('ExifFileSize', $meta_size);
-    
-         $this->tmpl->assign('image_url', 'phpfspot_img.php?idx='. $photo ."&amp;width=". $this->cfg->photo_width);
-         $this->tmpl->assign('image_url_full', 'phpfspot_img.php?idx='. $photo);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('width', $info[0]);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('height', $info[1]);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('ExifMadeOn', $meta_date);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('ExifMadeWith', $meta_make);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('ExifOrigResolution', $meta_res);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('ExifFileSize', $meta_size);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('image_url', 'phpfspot_img.php?idx='. $photo ."&amp;width=". $this->cfg->photo_width);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('image_url_full', 'phpfspot_img.php?idx='. $photo);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('image_filename', $this->parse_uri($details['uri'], 'filename'));
 
-         $this->tmpl->assign('tags', $this->get_photo_tags($photo));
-         $this->tmpl->assign('current', $current);
-      }
-      else {
-         $this->_error("Can't open file ". $thumb_path ."\n");
-         return;
-      }
+      $this->tmpl->assign('tags', $this->get_photo_tags($photo));
+      $this->tmpl->assign('current', $current);
 
       if($previous_img) {
          $this->tmpl->assign('previous_url', "javascript:showImage(". $previous_img .");");
@@ -399,6 +522,9 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     */
    public function getAvailableTags()
    {
+      /* retrive tags from database */
+      $this->get_tags();
+
       $output = "";
 
       $result = $this->db->db_query("
@@ -440,15 +566,17 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
          if(isset($_SESSION['selected_tags']) && in_array($key, $_SESSION['selected_tags']))
             continue;
 
-          // calculate CSS font-size
-          // find the $value in excess of $min_qty
-          // multiply by the font-size increment ($size)
-          // and add the $min_size set above
+         // calculate CSS font-size
+         // find the $value in excess of $min_qty
+         // multiply by the font-size increment ($size)
+         // and add the $min_size set above
          $size = $min_size + (($value - $min_qty) * $step);
           // uncomment if you want sizes in whole %:
          $size = ceil($size);
 
-         $output.= "<a href=\"javascript:Tags('add', ". $key .");\" class=\"tag\" style=\"font-size: ". $size ."%;\">". $this->tags[$key] ."</a>, ";
+         if(isset($this->tags[$key])) {
+            $output.= "<a href=\"javascript:Tags('add', ". $key .");\" class=\"tag\" style=\"font-size: ". $size ."%;\">". $this->tags[$key] ."</a>, ";
+         }
 
       }
 
@@ -466,7 +594,11 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     */
    public function getSelectedTags()
    {
+      /* retrive tags from database */
+      $this->get_tags();
+
       $output = "";
+
       foreach($this->avail_tags as $tag)
       {
          // return all selected tags
@@ -475,8 +607,13 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
          }
       }
 
-      $output = substr($output, 0, strlen($output)-2);
-      print $output;
+      if($output != "") {
+         $output = substr($output, 0, strlen($output)-2);
+         return $output;
+      }
+      else {
+         return "no tags selected";
+      }
 
    } // getSelectedTags()
 
@@ -492,6 +629,9 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       if(!isset($_SESSION['selected_tags']))
          $_SESSION['selected_tags'] = Array();
 
+      if(isset($_SESSION['searchfor']))
+         unset($_SESSION['searchfor']);
+
       if(!in_array($tag, $_SESSION['selected_tags']))
          array_push($_SESSION['selected_tags'], $tag);
    
@@ -505,6 +645,9 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     */
    public function delTag($tag)
    {
+      if(isset($_SESSION['searchfor']))
+         unset($_SESSION['searchfor']);
+
       if(isset($_SESSION['selected_tags'])) {
          $key = array_search($tag, $_SESSION['selected_tags']);
          unset($_SESSION['selected_tags'][$key]);
@@ -596,16 +739,25 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       /* return a search result */
       if(isset($_SESSION['searchfor']) && $_SESSION['searchfor'] != '') {
          $query_str = "
-            SELECT DISTINCT photo_id
-               FROM photo_tags pt
+            SELECT DISTINCT pt1.photo_id
+               FROM photo_tags pt1
+            INNER JOIN photo_tags pt2
+               ON pt1.photo_id=pt2.photo_id
+            INNER JOIN tags t1
+               ON pt1.tag_id=t1.id
             INNER JOIN photos p
-               ON p.id=pt.photo_id
-            INNER JOIN tags t
-               ON pt.tag_id=t.id
-            WHERE t.name LIKE '%". $_SESSION['searchfor'] ."%'";
+               ON pt1.photo_id=p.id
+            INNER JOIN tags t2
+               ON pt2.tag_id=t2.id
+            WHERE t1.name LIKE '%". $_SESSION['searchfor'] ."%' ";
 
          if(isset($additional_where_cond))
             $query_str.= "AND ". $additional_where_cond ." ";
+
+         if(isset($this->cfg->show_tags) && !empty($this->cfg->show_tags)) {
+            $query_str.= "AND t2.name IN ('".implode("','",$this->cfg->show_tags)."')";
+         }
+         
          if(isset($order_str))
             $query_str.= $order_str;
 
@@ -623,19 +775,30 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
             $selected.= $tag .",";
          $selected = substr($selected, 0, strlen($selected)-1);
 
+         /* photo has to match at least on of the selected tags */
          if($_SESSION['tag_condition'] == 'or') {
             $query_str = "
-               SELECT DISTINCT photo_id
-                  FROM photo_tags pt
+               SELECT DISTINCT pt1.photo_id
+                  FROM photo_tags pt1
+               INNER JOIN photo_tags pt2
+                  ON pt1.photo_id=pt2.photo_id
+               INNER JOIN tags t
+                  ON pt2.tag_id=t.id
                INNER JOIN photos p
-                  ON p.id=pt.photo_id
-               WHERE pt.tag_id IN (". $selected .")
+                  ON pt1.photo_id=p.id
+               WHERE pt1.tag_id IN (". $selected .")
             ";
             if(isset($additional_where_cond)) 
                $query_str.= "AND ". $additional_where_cond ." ";
+
+            if(isset($this->cfg->show_tags) && !empty($this->cfg->show_tags)) {
+               $query_str.= "AND t.name IN ('".implode("','",$this->cfg->show_tags)."')";
+            }
+
             if(isset($order_str))
                $query_str.= $order_str;
          }
+         /* photo has to match all selected tags */
          elseif($_SESSION['tag_condition'] == 'and') {
 
             if(count($_SESSION['selected_tags']) >= 32) {
@@ -658,6 +821,13 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
                   FROM photo_tags pt1
             ";
 
+            if(isset($this->cfg->show_tags) && !empty($this->cfg->show_tags)) {
+               $query_str.= "
+                  INNER JOIN tags t
+                     ON pt1.tag_id=t.id
+               ";
+            }
+
             for($i = 0; $i < count($_SESSION['selected_tags']); $i++) {
                $query_str.= "
                   INNER JOIN photo_tags pt". ($i+2) ."
@@ -668,16 +838,22 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
                INNER JOIN photos p
                   ON pt1.photo_id=p.id
             ";
-            $query_str.= "WHERE pt1.tag_id=". $_SESSION['selected_tags'][0];
+            $query_str.= "WHERE pt2.tag_id=". $_SESSION['selected_tags'][0]." ";
             for($i = 1; $i < count($_SESSION['selected_tags']); $i++) {
                $query_str.= "
-                  AND pt". ($i+1) .".tag_id=". $_SESSION['selected_tags'][$i] ."
+                  AND pt". ($i+2) .".tag_id=". $_SESSION['selected_tags'][$i] ."
                "; 
             }
             if(isset($additional_where_cond)) 
                $query_str.= "AND ". $additional_where_cond;
+
+            if(isset($this->cfg->show_tags) && !empty($this->cfg->show_tags)) {
+               $query_str.= "AND t.name IN ('".implode("','",$this->cfg->show_tags). "')";
+            }
+
             if(isset($order_str))
                $query_str.= $order_str;
+
          }
 
          $result = $this->db->db_query($query_str);
@@ -689,19 +865,30 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
 
       /* return all available photos */
       $query_str = "
-         SELECT DISTINCT photo_id
-            FROM photo_tags pt
-         INNER JOIN photos p
+         SELECT p.id
+         FROM photos p
+         LEFT JOIN photo_tags pt
             ON p.id=pt.photo_id
+         LEFT JOIN tags t
+            ON pt.tag_id=t.id
       ";
+
       if(isset($additional_where_cond)) 
          $query_str.= "WHERE ". $additional_where_cond ." ";
+
+      if(isset($this->cfg->show_tags) && !empty($this->cfg->show_tags)) {
+        if(isset($additional_where_cond))
+           $query_str.= "AND t.name IN ('".implode("','",$this->cfg->show_tags). "')";
+        else
+           $query_str.= "WHERE t.name IN ('".implode("','",$this->cfg->show_tags). "')";
+      }
       if(isset($order_str))
          $query_str.= $order_str;
 
       $result = $this->db->db_query($query_str);
       while($row = $this->db->db_fetch_object($result)) {
-         array_push($matched_photos, $row['photo_id']);
+         array_push($matched_photos, $row['id']);
       }
       return $matched_photos;
 
@@ -722,75 +909,54 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       if(isset($_SESSION['begin_with']) && $_SESSION['begin_with'] != "")
          $anchor = $_SESSION['begin_with'];
 
-      if(!isset($this->cfg->rows_per_page) || $this->cfg->rows_per_page == 0) {
+      if(!isset($this->cfg->thumbs_per_page) || $this->cfg->thumbs_per_page == 0) {
 
          $begin_with = 0;
          $end_with = $count;
 
       }
-      elseif($this->cfg->rows_per_page > 0) {
+      elseif($this->cfg->thumbs_per_page > 0) {
 
-         if(!$_SESSION['begin_with'] || $_SESSION['begin_with'] == 0)
+         if(!isset($_SESSION['begin_with']) || $_SESSION['begin_with'] == 0) {
             $begin_with = 0;
+         }
          else {
-
             $begin_with = $_SESSION['begin_with'];
-
-            // verify $begin_with - perhaps the thumbs-per-rows or
-            // rows-per-page variables have changed or the jump back
-            // from a photo wasn't exact - so calculate the real new
-            // starting point
-            $multiplicator = $this->cfg->rows_per_page * $this->cfg->thumbs_per_row;
-            for($i = 0; $i <= $count; $i+=$multiplicator) {
-               if($begin_with >= $i && $begin_with < $i+$multiplicator) {
-                  $begin_with = $i;
-                  break;
-               }
-            }
          }
 
-         $end_with = $begin_with + ($this->cfg->rows_per_page * $this->cfg->thumbs_per_row);
+         $end_with = $begin_with + $this->cfg->thumbs_per_page;
       }
 
-   
-      $rows = 0;
-      $cols = 0;
-      $images[$rows] = Array();
-      $img_height[$rows] = Array();
-      $img_width[$rows] = Array();
-      $img_id[$rows] = Array();
-      $img_name[$rows] = Array();
+      $thumbs = 0;
+      $images[$thumbs] = Array();
+      $img_height[$thumbs] = Array();
+      $img_width[$thumbs] = Array();
+      $img_id[$thumbs] = Array();
+      $img_name[$thumbs] = Array();
       $img_title = Array();
 
       for($i = $begin_with; $i < $end_with; $i++) {
 
-         $images[$rows][$cols] = $photos[$i];
-         $img_id[$rows][$cols] = $i;
-         $img_name[$rows][$cols] = htmlspecialchars($this->getPhotoName($photos[$i], 15));
-         $img_title[$rows][$cols] = "Click to view photo ". htmlspecialchars($this->getPhotoName($photos[$i], 0));
+         if(isset($photos[$i])) {
 
-         $thumb_path = $this->get_thumb_path($this->cfg->thumb_width, $photos[$i]);
+            $images[$thumbs] = $photos[$i];
+            $img_id[$thumbs] = $i;
+            $img_name[$thumbs] = htmlspecialchars($this->getPhotoName($photos[$i], 15));
+            $img_title[$thumbs] = "Click to view photo ". htmlspecialchars($this->getPhotoName($photos[$i], 0));
 
-         if(file_exists($thumb_path)) {
-            $info = getimagesize($thumb_path); 
-            $img_width[$rows][$cols] = $info[0];
-            $img_height[$rows][$cols] = $info[1];
-         }
+            $thumb_path = $this->get_thumb_path($this->cfg->thumb_width, $photos[$i]);
 
-         if($cols == $this->cfg->thumbs_per_row-1) {
-            $cols = 0;
-            $rows++;
-            $images[$rows] = Array();
-            $img_width[$rows] = Array();
-            $img_height[$rows] = Array();
-         }
-         else {
-            $cols++;
-         }
-      } 
+            if(file_exists($thumb_path)) {
+               $info = getimagesize($thumb_path); 
+               $img_width[$thumbs] = $info[0];
+               $img_height[$thumbs] = $info[1];
+            }
+            $thumbs++;
+         } 
+      }
 
       // +1 for for smarty's selection iteration
-      $rows++;
+      $thumbs++;
 
       if(isset($_SESSION['searchfor']) && $_SESSION['searchfor'] != '')
          $this->tmpl->assign('searchfor', $_SESSION['searchfor']);
@@ -805,18 +971,20 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       }
 
       /* do we have to display the page selector ? */
-      if($this->cfg->rows_per_page != 0) {
+      if($this->cfg->thumbs_per_page != 0) {
+
+         $page_select = "";
       
          /* calculate the page switchers */
-         $previous_start = $begin_with - ($this->cfg->rows_per_page * $this->cfg->thumbs_per_row);
-         $next_start = $begin_with + ($this->cfg->rows_per_page * $this->cfg->thumbs_per_row);
+         $previous_start = $begin_with - $this->cfg->thumbs_per_page;
+         $next_start = $begin_with + $this->cfg->thumbs_per_page;
 
          if($begin_with != 0) 
             $this->tmpl->assign("previous_url", "javascript:showPhotoIndex(". $previous_start .");"); 
          if($end_with < $count)
             $this->tmpl->assign("next_url", "javascript:showPhotoIndex(". $next_start .");"); 
 
-         $photo_per_page  = $this->cfg->rows_per_page * $this->cfg->thumbs_per_row;
+         $photo_per_page  = $this->cfg->thumbs_per_page;
          $last_page = ceil($count / $photo_per_page);
 
          /* get the current selected page */
@@ -885,11 +1053,14 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       
       $current_tags = $this->getCurrentTags();
       $extern_link = "index.php?mode=showpi";
+      $rss_link = "index.php?mode=rss";
       if($current_tags != "") {
          $extern_link.= "&tags=". $current_tags;
+         $rss_link.= "&tags=". $current_tags;
       }
       if(isset($_SESSION['from_date']) && isset($_SESSION['to_date'])) {
          $extern_link.= "&from_date=". $this->ts2str($_SESSION['from_date']) ."&to_date=". $this->ts2str($_SESSION['to_date']);
+         $rss_link.= "&from_date=". $this->ts2str($_SESSION['from_date']) ."&to_date=". $this->ts2str($_SESSION['to_date']);
       }
 
       $export_link = "index.php?mode=export";
@@ -898,16 +1069,18 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       $this->tmpl->assign('extern_link', $extern_link);
       $this->tmpl->assign('slideshow_link', $slideshow_link);
       $this->tmpl->assign('export_link', $export_link);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('rss_link', $rss_link);
       $this->tmpl->assign('count', $count);
       $this->tmpl->assign('width', $this->cfg->thumb_width);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('thumb_container_width', $this->cfg->thumb_width);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('thumb_container_height', $this->cfg->thumb_height+20);
       $this->tmpl->assign('images', $images);
       $this->tmpl->assign('img_width', $img_width);
       $this->tmpl->assign('img_height', $img_height);
       $this->tmpl->assign('img_id', $img_id);
       $this->tmpl->assign('img_name', $img_name);
       $this->tmpl->assign('img_title', $img_title);
-      $this->tmpl->assign('rows', $rows);
-      $this->tmpl->assign('columns', $this->cfg->thumbs_per_row);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('thumbs', $thumbs);
 
       $this->tmpl->show("photo_index.tpl");
 
@@ -923,6 +1096,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
    {
       $this->tmpl->assign('version', $this->cfg->version);
       $this->tmpl->assign('product', $this->cfg->product);
+      $this->tmpl->assign('db_version', $this->dbver);
       $this->tmpl->show("credits.tpl");
 
    } // showCredits()
@@ -950,26 +1124,26 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       $meta = $this->get_meta_informations($orig_image);
 
       $rotate = 0;
-      $flip = false;
+      $flip_hori = false;
+      $flip_vert = false;
 
       switch($meta['Orientation']) {
-
          case 1: /* top, left */
-            $rotate = 0; $flip = false; break;
+            /* nothing to do */ break;
          case 2: /* top, right */
-            $rotate = 0; $flip = true; break;
+            $rotate = 0; $flip_hori = true; break;
          case 3: /* bottom, left */
-            $rotate = 180; $flip = false; break;
+            $rotate = 180; break;
          case 4: /* bottom, right */
-            $rotate = 180; $flip = true; break;
+            $flip_vert = true; break;
          case 5: /* left side, top */
-            $rotate = 90; $flip = true; break;
+            $rotate = 90; $flip_vert = true; break;
          case 6: /* right side, top */
-            $rotate = 90; $flip = false; break;
+            $rotate = 90; break;
          case 7: /* left side, bottom */
-            $rotate = 270; $flip = true; break;
+            $rotate = 270; $flip_vert = true; break;
          case 8: /* right side, bottom */
-            $rotate = 270; $flip = false; break;
+            $rotate = 270; break;
       }
 
       $src_img = @imagecreatefromjpeg($orig_image);
@@ -985,9 +1159,9 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
 
       // If requested width is more then the actual image width,
       // do not generate a thumbnail, instead safe the original
-      // as thumbnail but with lower quality
-
-      if($width >= $cur_width) {
+      // as thumbnail but with lower quality. But if the image
+      // is to heigh too, then we still have to resize it.
+      if($width >= $cur_width && $cur_height < $this->cfg->thumb_height) {
          $result = imagejpeg($src_img, $thumb_image, 75);
          imagedestroy($src_img);
          return true;
@@ -1041,12 +1215,14 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       imagecopyresampled($dst_img, $src_img, 0, 0, 0, 0, $new_w, $new_h, imagesx($src_img), imagesy($src_img));
 
       /* needs the image to be flipped horizontal? */
-      if($flip) {
-         print "(FLIP)";
-         $image = $dst_img;
-         for($x = 0; $x < $new_w; $x++) {
-            imagecopy($dst_img, $image, $x, 0, $w - $x - 1, 0, 1, $h);
-         }
+      if($flip_hori) {
+         $this->_debug("(FLIP)");
+         $dst_img = $this->flipImage($dst_img, 'hori');
+      }
+      /* needs the image to be flipped vertical? */
+      if($flip_vert) {
+         $this->_debug("(FLIP)");
+         $dst_img = $this->flipImage($dst_img, 'vert');
       }
 
       if($rotate) {
@@ -1111,7 +1287,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     * 2. Check if the md5sum of the original file has changed
     * 3. Generate the thumbnails if needed
     */
-   public function gen_thumb($idx = 0, $force = 0)
+   public function gen_thumb($idx = 0, $force = 0, $overwrite = false)
    {
       $error = 0;
 
@@ -1125,7 +1301,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       $details = $this->get_photo_details($idx);
 
       /* calculate file MD5 sum */
-      $full_path = $this->translate_path($details['directory_path'])  ."/". $details['name'];
+      $full_path = $this->translate_path($this->parse_uri($details['uri'], 'fullpath'));
 
       if(!file_exists($full_path)) {
          $this->_error("File ". $full_path ." does not exist\n");
@@ -1139,12 +1315,16 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
 
       $file_md5 = md5_file($full_path);
 
-      $this->_debug("Image [". $idx ."] ". $details['name'] ." Thumbnails:");
+      $this->_debug("Image [". $idx ."] ". $this->shrink_text($this->parse_uri($details['uri'], 'filename'), 20) ." Thumbnails:");
+
+      $changes = false;
 
       foreach($resolutions as $resolution) {
+   
+         $generate_it = false;
 
          $thumb_sub_path = substr($file_md5, 0, 2);
-         $thumb_path = $this->cfg->base_path ."/thumbs/". $thumb_sub_path ."/". $resolution ."_". $file_md5;
+         $thumb_path = $this->cfg->thumb_path ."/". $thumb_sub_path ."/". $resolution ."_". $file_md5;
 
          if(!file_exists(dirname($thumb_path))) {
             mkdir(dirname($thumb_path), 0755);
@@ -1152,21 +1332,27 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
 
          /* if the thumbnail file doesn't exist, create it */
          if(!file_exists($thumb_path)) {
-
-            $this->_debug(" ". $resolution ."px");
-            if(!$this->create_thumbnail($full_path, $thumb_path, $resolution))
-               $error = 1;
+            $generate_it = true;
          }
          /* if the file hasn't changed there is no need to regen the thumb */
          elseif($file_md5 != $this->getMD5($idx) || $force) {
+            $generate_it = true;
+         }
+
+         if($generate_it || $overwrite) {
 
             $this->_debug(" ". $resolution ."px");
             if(!$this->create_thumbnail($full_path, $thumb_path, $resolution))
                $error = 1;
 
+            $changes = true;
          }
       }
 
+      if(!$changes) {
+         $this->_debug(" already exist");
+      }
+
       /* set the new/changed MD5 sum for the current photo */
       if(!$error) {
          $this->setMD5($idx, $file_md5);
@@ -1231,16 +1417,19 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     * getPhotoSelection() will then only return the matching
     * photos.
     */
-   public function startSearch($searchfor, $sort_order, $from = 0, $to = 0)
+   public function startSearch($searchfor, $from = 0, $to = 0)
    {
+      $this->get_tags();
+
       $_SESSION['searchfor'] = $searchfor;
-      $_SESSION['sort_order'] = $sort_order;
+
       if($from != 0)
-         $_SESSION['from_date'] = strtotime($from);
+         $_SESSION['from_date'] = strtotime($from ." 00:00:00");
       else
          unset($_SESSION['from_date']);
+
       if($to != 0)
-         $_SESSION['to_date'] = strtotime($to);
+         $_SESSION['to_date'] = strtotime($to ." 23:59:59");
       else
          unset($_SESSION['to_date']);
 
@@ -1255,6 +1444,23 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
 
    } // startSearch()
 
+   /**
+    * updates sort order in session variable
+    *
+    * this function is invoked by RPC and will sort the requested
+    * sort order in the session variable.
+    */
+   public function updateSortOrder($order)
+   {
+      if(isset($this->sort_orders[$order])) {
+         $_SESSION['sort_order'] = $order;
+         return "ok";
+      }
+
+      return "unkown error";
+
+   } // updateSortOrder()
+
    /**
     * rotate image
     *
@@ -1332,6 +1538,35 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
 
    } // rotateImage()
 
+   /**
+    * returns flipped image
+    *
+    * this function will return an either horizontal or
+    * vertical flipped truecolor image.
+    */
+   private function flipImage($image, $mode)
+   {
+      $w = imagesx($image);
+      $h = imagesy($image);
+      $flipped = imagecreatetruecolor($w, $h);
+
+      switch($mode) {
+         case 'vert':
+            for ($y = 0; $y < $h; $y++) {
+               imagecopy($flipped, $image, 0, $y, 0, $h - $y - 1, $w, 1);
+            }
+            break;
+         case 'hori':
+            for ($x = 0; $x < $w; $x++) {
+               imagecopy($flipped, $image, $x, 0, $w - $x - 1, 0, 1, $h);
+            }
+            break;
+      }
+
+      return $flipped;
+
+   } // flipImage()
+
    /**
     * return all assigned tags for the specified photo
     */
@@ -1393,7 +1628,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
          $missing = true;
       }
 
-      if(!function_exists("sqlite3_open")) {
+      if($this->cfg->db_access == "native" && !function_exists("sqlite3_open")) {
          print "PHP SQLite3 library extension is missing<br />\n";
          $missing = true;
       }
@@ -1410,6 +1645,11 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
          print "PEAR Calendar package is missing<br />\n";
          $missing = true;
       }
+      @include_once 'Console/Getopt.php';
+      if(isset($php_errormsg) && preg_match('/Failed opening.*for inclusion/i', $php_errormsg)) {
+         print "PEAR Console_Getopt package is missing<br />\n";
+         $missing = true;
+      }
       ini_restore('track_errors');
 
       if(isset($missing))
@@ -1461,19 +1701,23 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     */
    private function get_calendar($mode)
    {
-      $year = $_SESSION[$mode .'_date'] ? date("Y", $_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) : date("Y");
-      $month = $_SESSION[$mode .'_date'] ? date("m", $_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) : date("m");
-      $day = $_SESSION[$mode .'_date'] ? date("d", $_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) : date("d");
+      $year = isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) ? date("Y", $_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) : date("Y");
+      $month = isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) ? date("m", $_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) : date("m");
+      $day = isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) ? date("d", $_SESSION[$mode .'_date']) : date("d");
 
       $output = "<input type=\"text\" size=\"3\" id=\"". $mode ."year\" value=\"". $year ."\"";
-      if(!isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date'])) $output.= " disabled=\"disabled\"";
+      if(!isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date']))
+         $output.= " disabled=\"disabled\"";
       $output.= " />\n";
       $output.= "<input type=\"text\" size=\"1\" id=\"". $mode ."month\" value=\"". $month ."\"";
-      if(!isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date'])) $output.= " disabled=\"disabled\"";
+      if(!isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date']))
+         $output.= " disabled=\"disabled\"";
       $output.= " />\n";
       $output.= "<input type=\"text\" size=\"1\" id=\"". $mode ."day\" value=\"". $day ."\"";
-      if(!isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date'])) $output.= " disabled=\"disabled\"";
+      if(!isset($_SESSION[$mode .'_date']))
+         $output.= " disabled=\"disabled\"";
       $output.= " />\n";
+
       return $output;
 
    } // get_calendar()
@@ -1564,14 +1808,9 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       $pictures = $this->getPhotoSelection();
       $current_tags = $this->getCurrentTags();  
 
-      if(!isset($_SERVER['HTTPS'])) $protocol = "http";
-      else $protocol = "https";
-
-      $server_name = $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'];
-
       foreach($pictures as $picture) {
 
-         $orig_url = $protocol ."://". $server_name . $this->cfg->web_path ."index.php?mode=showp&id=". $picture;
+         $orig_url = $this->get_phpfspot_url() ."index.php?mode=showp&id=". $picture;
          if($current_tags != "") {
             $orig_url.= "&tags=". $current_tags;
          } 
@@ -1579,7 +1818,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
             $orig_url.= "&from_date=". $_SESSION['from_date'] ."&to_date=". $_SESSION['to_date'];
          }
 
-         $thumb_url = $protocol ."://". $server_name . $this->cfg->web_path ."phpfspot_img.php?idx=". $picture ."&width=". $this->cfg->thumb_width;
+         $thumb_url = $this->get_phpfspot_url() ."phpfspot_img.php?idx=". $picture ."&width=". $this->cfg->thumb_width;
 
          switch($mode) {
 
@@ -1603,13 +1842,81 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
 
    } // getExport()
 
+   /**
+    * output RSS feed
+    */
+   public function getRSSFeed()
+   {
+      Header("Content-type: text/xml; charset=utf-8");
+      print "<?xml version=\"1.0\" encoding=\"utf-8\"?>\n";
+?>
+<rss version="2.0"
+   xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/"
+   xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/"
+ >
+ <channel>
+  <title>phpfspot</title>
+  <description>phpfspot RSS feed</description>
+  <link><?php print htmlspecialchars($this->get_phpfspot_url()); ?></link>
+  <pubDate><?php print strftime("%a, %d %b %Y %T %z"); ?></pubDate>
+  <generator>phpfspot</generator>
+<?php
+
+      $pictures = $this->getPhotoSelection();
+      $current_tags = $this->getCurrentTags();  
+
+      foreach($pictures as $picture) {
+
+         $orig_url = $this->get_phpfspot_url() ."index.php?mode=showp&id=". $picture;
+         if($current_tags != "") {
+            $orig_url.= "&tags=". $current_tags;
+         } 
+         if(isset($_SESSION['from_date']) && isset($_SESSION['to_date'])) {
+            $orig_url.= "&from_date=". $_SESSION['from_date'] ."&to_date=". $_SESSION['to_date'];
+         }
+
+         $details = $this->get_photo_details($picture);
+
+         $thumb_url = $this->get_phpfspot_url() ."phpfspot_img.php?idx=". $picture ."&width=". $this->cfg->thumb_width;
+         $thumb_html = htmlspecialchars("
+<a href=\"". $orig_url ."\"><img src=\"". $thumb_url ."\" /></a>
+<br>
+". $details['description']);
+
+         $orig_path = $this->translate_path($this->parse_uri($details['uri'], 'fullpath'));
+         $meta = $this->get_meta_informations($orig_path);
+         $meta_date = isset($meta['FileDateTime']) ? $meta['FileDateTime'] : filemtime($orig_path);
+
+?>
+  <item>
+   <title><?php print htmlspecialchars($this->parse_uri($details['uri'], 'filename')); ?></title>
+   <link><?php print htmlspecialchars($orig_url); ?></link>
+   <guid><?php print htmlspecialchars($orig_url); ?></guid>
+   <dc:date.Taken><?php print strftime("%Y-%m-%dT%H:%M:%S+00:00", $meta_date); ?></dc:date.Taken>
+   <description>
+    <?php print $thumb_html; ?> 
+   </description>
+   <pubDate><?php print strftime("%a, %d %b %Y %T %z", $meta_date); ?></pubDate>
+  </item>
+<?php
+
+      }
+?>
+ </channel>
+</rss>
+<?php
+
+
+   } // getExport()
+
    /**
     * return all selected tags as one string
     */
    private function getCurrentTags()
    {
       $current_tags = "";
-      if($_SESSION['selected_tags'] != "") {
+      if(isset($_SESSION['selected_tags']) && $_SESSION['selected_tags'] != "") {
          foreach($_SESSION['selected_tags'] as $tag)
             $current_tags.= $tag .",";
          $current_tags = substr($current_tags, 0, strlen($current_tags)-1);
@@ -1671,20 +1978,21 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
    /**
     * returns a select-dropdown box to select photo index sort parameters
     */
-   private function get_sort_field()
+   public function smarty_sort_select_list($params, &$smarty)
    {
-      $output = "<select name=\"sort_order\">";
-      foreach(array('date_asc', 'date_desc', 'name_asc', 'name_desc') as $sort_order) {
-         $output.= "<option value=\"". $sort_order ."\"";
-         if($sort_order == $_SESSION['sort_order']) {
+      $output = "";
+
+      foreach($this->sort_orders as $key => $value) {
+         $output.= "<option value=\"". $key ."\"";
+         if($key == $_SESSION['sort_order']) {
             $output.= " selected=\"selected\"";
          }
-         $output.= ">". $sort_order ."</option>";
+         $output.= ">". $value ."</option>";
       }
-      $output.= "</select>";
+
       return $output;
 
-   } // get_sort_field()
+   } // smarty_sort_select_list()
 
    /**
     * returns the currently selected sort order
@@ -1699,10 +2007,20 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
             return " ORDER BY p.time DESC";
             break;
          case 'name_asc':
-            return " ORDER BY p.name ASC";
+            if($this->dbver < 9) {
+               return " ORDER BY p.name ASC";
+            }
+            else {
+               return " ORDER BY basename(p.uri) ASC";
+            }
             break;
          case 'name_desc':
-            return " ORDER BY p.name DESC";
+            if($this->dbver < 9) {
+               return " ORDER BY p.name DESC";
+            }
+            else {
+               return " ORDER BY basename(p.uri) DESC";
+            }
             break;
       }
 
@@ -1723,11 +2041,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       else
          $_SESSION['slideshow_img']++;
 
-      $server_name = $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'];
-      if(!isset($_SERVER['HTTPS'])) $protocol = "http";
-      else $protocol = "https";
-
-      return $protocol ."://". $server_name . $this->cfg->web_path ."phpfspot_img.php?idx=". $all_photos[$_SESSION['slideshow_img']] ."&width=". $this->cfg->photo_width;
+      return $this->get_phpfspot_url() ."phpfspot_img.php?idx=". $all_photos[$_SESSION['slideshow_img']] ."&width=". $this->cfg->photo_width;
 
    } // getNextSlideShowImage()
 
@@ -1746,11 +2060,7 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
       else
          $_SESSION['slideshow_img']--;
 
-      $server_name = $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'];
-      if(!isset($_SERVER['HTTPS'])) $protocol = "http";
-      else $protocol = "https";
-
-      return $protocol ."://". $server_name . $this->cfg->web_path ."phpfspot_img.php?idx=". $all_photos[$_SESSION['slideshow_img']] ."&width=". $this->cfg->photo_width;
+      return $this->get_phpfspot_url() ."phpfspot_img.php?idx=". $all_photos[$_SESSION['slideshow_img']] ."&width=". $this->cfg->photo_width;
 
    } // getPrevSlideShowImage()
 
@@ -1832,17 +2142,136 @@ class PHPFSPOT {
     */
    public function get_thumb_path($width, $photo)
    {
-      $sub_path = substr($this->getMD5($photo), 0, 2);
-      return $this->cfg->base_path
-         . "/thumbs/"
+      $md5 = $this->getMD5($photo);
+      $sub_path = substr($md5, 0, 2);
+      return $this->cfg->thumb_path
+         . "/"
          . $sub_path
          . "/"
          . $width
          . "_"
-         . $this->getMD5($photo);
+         . $md5;
 
    } // get_thumb_path()
 
-}
+   /**
+    * returns server's virtual host name
+    */
+   private function get_server_name()
+   {
+      return $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'];
+   } // get_server_name()
+
+   /**
+    * returns type of webprotocol which is
+    * currently used
+    */
+   private function get_web_protocol()
+   {
+      if(!isset($_SERVER['HTTPS']))
+         return "http";
+      else
+         return "https";
+   } // get_web_protocol()
+
+   /**
+    * return url to this phpfspot installation
+    */
+   private function get_phpfspot_url()
+   {
+      return $this->get_web_protocol() ."://". $this->get_server_name() . $this->cfg->web_path;
+   } // get_phpfspot_url()
+   
+   /**
+    * check file exists and is readable
+    *
+    * returns true, if everything is ok, otherwise false
+    * if $silent is not set, this function will output and
+    * error message
+    */
+   private function check_readable($file, $silent = null)
+   {
+      if(!file_exists($file)) {
+         if(!isset($silent))
+            print "File \"". $file ."\" does not exist.\n";
+         return false;
+      }
+
+      if(!is_readable($file)) {
+         if(!isset($silent))
+            print "File \"". $file ."\" is not reachable for user ". $this->getuid() ."\n";
+         return false;
+      }
+
+      return true;
+
+   } // check_readable()
+
+   /**
+    * check if all needed indices are present
+    *
+    * this function checks, if some needed indices are already
+    * present, or if not, create them on the fly. they are
+    * necessary to speed up some queries like that one look for
+    * all tags, when show_tags is specified in the configuration.
+    */
+   private function checkDbIndices()
+   {
+      $result = $this->db->db_exec("
+         CREATE INDEX IF NOT EXISTS
+            phototag
+         ON
+            photo_tags
+               (photo_id, tag_id)
+      ");
+
+   } // checkDbIndices()
+
+   /**
+    * retrive F-Spot database version
+    *
+    * this function will return the F-Spot database version number
+    * It is stored within the sqlite3 database in the table meta
+    */
+   public function getFspotDBVersion()
+   {
+      if($result = $this->db->db_fetchSingleRow("
+         SELECT data as version
+         FROM meta
+         WHERE
+            name LIKE 'F-Spot Database Version'
+      "))
+         return $result['version'];
+
+      return null;
+
+   } // getFspotDBVersion()
+
+   /**
+    * parse the provided URI and will returned the
+    * requested chunk
+    */
+   public function parse_uri($uri, $mode)
+   {
+      if(($components = parse_url($uri)) !== false) {
+
+         switch($mode) {
+            case 'filename':
+               return basename($components['path']);
+               break;
+            case 'dirname':
+               return dirname($components['path']);
+               break;
+            case 'fullpath':
+               return $components['path'];
+               break;
+         }
+      }
+
+      return $uri;
+
+   } // parse_uri()
+
+} // class PHPFSPOT
 
 ?>