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Submitted By: craxiter (craxiter)
Assigned to: Marcus Meissner (marcusmeissner)
Summary: gphoto2 -L does not work
In response to request for information about behavior of Nikon P500, dmesg indicates the camera picked up by the USB driver. gphoto2 -L does not produce output that is easily seen and seems to hang.
Thanks Marcus. Doing gvfs-mount -s gphoto2 and then gphoto2
--capture-image-and-download resulted in the first P500 capture for me.
This basic hurdle overcome, I will experiment with other features
rebooted to clean up the state of the machine
gvfs processes did not change when the camera was plugged in, nor did an
the dmesg may give a hint, the USB mount appears to have been delegated to
a gphoto2 related process which failed
[ 209.081314] usb 3-3: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and
[ 209.198770] usb 3-3: New USB device found, idVendor=04b0,
[ 209.198780] usb 3-3: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2,
[ 209.198789] usb 3-3: Product: NIKON DSC COOLPIX P500-PTP
[ 209.198795] usb 3-3: Manufacturer: NIKON
[ 209.198799] usb 3-3: SerialNumber: 000050112072
[ 230.736709] usb 3-3: usbfs: USBDEVFS_CONTROL failed cmd gvfs-gphoto2-vo
rqt 33 rq 102 len 0 ret -110
Please see uploaded file. I notice among other things that no nikon library
seemed to be accessed. BTW without the logfile option a rather abbreviated
version appeared on the screen. With that option, I had to exit with ^C.