[Digikam-users] Olympus Camedia C-480 Zoom camera and Digikam 0.9.2-final

Marcus Meissner meissner at suse.de
Sun Jun 8 22:25:13 BST 2008

On Sun, Jun 08, 2008 at 11:16:15PM +0200, Wolfgang Pfeiffer wrote:
> Chandra, Markus: Hi All
> First let's hope all addresses I use for this email are the correct
> ones. Sorry if not.
> I can confirm the solution mentioned by Chandra to comment out
> lines like so:
> #ATTRS{idVendor}=="07b4", ATTRS{idProduct}=="0109", MODE="0664", GROUP="plugdev
> The line above (about 4 or 5 instances of it, IINM .. :) is here, on a
> relatively fresh Debian/unstable in:
> /etc/udev/libgphoto2.rules
> There's also a link to that file:
> $ ls -l  /etc/udev/rules.d/025_libgphoto2.rules 
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 19 Apr  7  2006 /etc/udev/rules.d/025_libgphoto2.rules -> ../libgphoto2.rules
> The camera here is an Olympus C370Z. 
> Before that solution, /dev/sda1, which is the xd picture card in
> the device, could not be started/attached to the system since quite a
> few days in KDE. sda1 *could* be seen in FVWM tho', IIRC ...  and I'm
> not sure whether FVWM uses the triggers in /etc/udev.d/ ...
> I'm not sure, but i think the camera was much easier attached to the
> computer, in KDE, many months ago (i.e. a year ago, or so?) when being
> plugged in - without rewriting /etc/udev/libgphoto2.rules.
> The computer is a Powerbook5,8 (aka alubook5,8)
> The system here, as already mentioned, is Debian/unstable, last full
> software update for most packages was done today.
> KDE version: Release 3.5.9
> udev: 114, as it seems
> Kernel: 2.6.26-rc5
> Thanks a lot to Markus Meissner and Chandra Chandrasekhar: Good work,
> fine solution.
> Please let me know if you need more information.

Using libgphoto2 2.4.1 this would not be a problem, the ID 
is not generated there anymore.

Ciao, Marcus

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