[Digikam-users] problem connecting with Canon Powershot

Gys van Zyl gysvanzyl at gmail.com
Mon Apr 5 05:22:28 BST 2010

This was a known problem with the 1.0 beta 5 installation that came with
ubuntu 9.10.  You should update to the latest version.  For ubuntu it's
easy, just add this PPA and update as normal


On Mon, Apr 5, 2010 at 6:26 AM, N Fuller <nfuller at netwood.net> wrote:

> Running Digikam 1.0.0-beta5 on my new Ubuntu 9.0 distribution, but can
> no longer download from my Canon Powershot A 710S, as I could without
> any problem when I was running digiKam 0.6.2 on my old Mandrake 10.1.
> Keep getting error messages like "error connecting to camera"  "could
> not lock the device"  "connection failed" "failed to connect to
> camera".  I'm using my camera's cable connected to the USB port as
> before, and have tried to list the camera as USB class camera, and as
> auto-detect, with no success.
> BTW I can download the pix in my old distribution and version of
> digiKam, and then move them over to the new digiKam and work with them
> just fine, so it seems to be a problem connecting with my camera.
> Help?
> Nancy
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