Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 495341
gthumb import tool does not work for autodetected camera.
Last modified: 2015-03-03 17:40:10 EST
Description of problem:
I connected my canon 350D camera (ptp). A dialog appeared giving me some options for actions to take. I chose to open with the gthumb import tool. After this nothing happened until my camera got bored with it and powered itself down.
I then noticed that gphoto2 and gvfs-gphoto2 were not installed. I suspect they are required so I installed them and tried again. Same result, nothing.
I repeated this several times, same thing each time.
I then tried selecting gthumb instead of the import tool. This worked well.
After a bit more digging, I found that the camera was mounted under ~me/.gvfs even after selecting the import tool. I suspect this is the real issue. Should it be unmounted prior to trying to launch the import tool?
If you look at /usr/bin/gthumb-importer, that (unmounting) is exactly what the script is trying to do before starting gthumb. It would be good to find out why that is failing for you.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.
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This had been working for me with F11, but I am now facing the
same issue on F12, now.
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