From: Brenton Ross <rossb@fw...> - 2012-09-01 14:18:38
(accidentally not CC'd to list)
From: Brenton Ross <rossb@...>
To: Marcus Meissner <meissner@...>
Subject: Re: [Gphoto-user] Nikon Coolpix 990 no longer able to download
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2012 18:56:12 +1000
On Tue, 2012-08-21 at 17:25 +0200, Marcus Meissner wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 12:50:34AM +1000, Brenton Ross wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I was just trawling through some old stuff and came across a message to
> > this mailing list back in 11/11/2010 with the above title.
> > I note that it is still impossible to use the '990 with gphoto2, so
> > perhaps its time to drop it from the supported list (unless someone can
> > demonstrate how to make it work).
> What does "not work" mean for you?
> gphoto2 --auto-detect
> gphoto2 -L
> I think I might own a 990 these days, have to check my hardware zoo.
> Ciao, Marcus
After plugging in the camera via USB, and unmounting it from gvfs then
the following happens:
[brenton@... ~]$ gphoto2 -L
*** Error (-34: 'Error reading from the port')
followed by the usual instructions for getting a log.
I have provided logs previously, but it was for a slightly earlier
version. Currently using 2.4.11, as packaged by Fedora 16. See
I think this has been the situation since the new libusb was included.
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