Awesome S3 backed picture backup and browser

Awesome S3 backed picture backup and browser.

Start a server which watches /var/spool/depict for pictures to upload to S3 with:


You can change the upload directory with:

depict -u /tmp/depict-upload

or alternatively use set the DEPICT_UPLOAD environment variable:

DEPICT_UPLOAD=/tmp/depict-upload depict requires Node.js version 0.10.0 or higher.

Since there is no cross plattform file watching abstraction which works cleanly without polling and supporting the granularity of file system events needed requires a Linux system with kernel 2.6.13 or higher.

The exiv2 library and headers are needed to build the exiv2node extension. You will probably find them in you native package manager:

apt-get install libexiv2 libexiv2-dev
pacman -S exiv2
yum install exiv2-libs exiv2-devel