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Old 12-28-2003, 12:35 PM   #1
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Angry gphoto2 crashes


Well, i doubt i would get an answer for this, but i'll try anyways

I recently installed SuSE linux, from Mandrake and when i went to upload pictures from my HP Photosmart C 120 Camera (USB), it would see the thumbnails in the program, but when i went to save them, the program would just crash :S

It was wierd because it used to work with Mandrake, but to no avail on SuSE....

mabye i'm using the old lib package, but when i downloaded the tar file and i went to ./confgiure then make, i would just get an error..

help please

Thanks

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Old 12-28-2003, 09:05 PM   #2
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any help guys?
 
Old 12-28-2003, 10:13 PM   #3
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There seems to be a few bugs in gphoto. Thus you can most likely transfer them off your camera from the command line.

Most digital cameras are mass-storage devices. This means they works exactly like a hard disk or cd-rom.
The filesystem will most likely be FAT32, so you can mount it like any other FAT32 filesystem.

Mounting and un-Mounting a digital camera
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...threadid=84324
 
Old 12-29-2003, 12:40 AM   #4
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yeah, i even tried doing it through the command line... it's wierd... I don't know what's wrong.
 
Old 12-29-2003, 09:29 AM   #5
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What version of SuSE are you using? On 8.2 I could only get the command line working (as root, which didn't sit well with me), and none of the guis worked... They did exactly as you said. On 9 I can actually use the guis and like it better than my windows software... I did days and days of searching on 8.2 and gphoto2 and gtkam and digikam, and just found out SuSE's support of them on that particular version stunk.

Wish I could offer a solution... but I never found one either. Except with the upgrade.


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