usb camera configuration

Scott Edwards supadupa at gmail.com
Tue Jul 13 13:36:29 MDT 2010


On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 2:20 PM, Brett Rasmussen <
brett.rasmussen at twoedge.com> wrote:

> All,
> I've never hooked up a camera before, but I figured it would be just like
> other usb storage devices which I've just plugged in and looked in dmesg
> for
> a device file which I would then mount.  That's not working this time.
>
> I have a Fujifilm Finepix J38, and when I plug it into my Kubuntu 9.10
> machine, here's what shows up in dmesg:
>
> [5786177.644071] usb 5-1: new full speed USB device using ohci_hcd and
> address 2
> [5786177.811300] usb 5-1: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
>
> No device file.
>
> What am I missing here?
>
> Thanks,
> Brett
>
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What does lsusb show?  Is the camera in a specific mode, webcam, storage,
etc? (check the menu options/settings on the camera).

Regards,


Scott.


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