Bug 591242 - MTP plugin grabs PTP camera, blocking gphoto2
Summary: MTP plugin grabs PTP camera, blocking gphoto2
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rhythmbox (Show other bugs)
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Version: 16
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bastien Nocera
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: 694605 755299 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2010-05-11 17:51 UTC by James Ettle
Modified: 2011-12-20 21:45 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-12-20 21:45:47 UTC
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GNOME Bugzilla 615743 None None None Never
Red Hat Bugzilla 694605 None None None Never

Description James Ettle 2010-05-11 17:51:19 UTC
Description of problem:
When the MTP plugin is enabled, Rhythmbox will grab the USB device for a PTP camera before gvfs's gphoto2 component has the chance. This blocks gphoto2 rendering the camera inaccessible until Rhythmbox's MTP plugin is disabled.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rhythmbox-0.12.6-5.fc12.x86_64

How reproducible:
Always.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start Rhythmbox.
2. Enable MTP plugin.
3. Connect PTP camera.
  
Actual results:
Rhythmbox grabs camera.

Expected results:
Rhythmbox ignores camera.

Additional info:

Comment 1 James Ettle 2010-05-26 21:52:37 UTC
Still present in F13, rhythmbox-0.12.8-3.fc13.i686. Moreover, this plugin is enabled by default.

Comment 2 James Ettle 2011-01-06 12:41:35 UTC
Still present in F14, rhythmbox-0.13.2-1.fc14.x86_64.

Comment 3 seventhguardian 2011-04-30 15:42:49 UTC
*** Bug 694605 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 4 seventhguardian 2011-04-30 15:47:14 UTC
I believe this was fixed upstream (see upstream bug report)..

Comment 5 Gert Vervoort 2011-11-20 14:28:47 UTC
*** Bug 755299 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 6 Gert Vervoort 2011-11-20 14:30:17 UTC
Same problem is still present in Fedora 16

Comment 7 James Ettle 2011-12-20 21:04:03 UTC
(In reply to comment #6)
> Same problem is still present in Fedora 16

Seems fixed for me with rhythmbox-2.90.1-17.git20110927.fc16.x86_64 , Gert can you confirm before I close this?

Comment 8 Gert Vervoort 2011-12-20 21:35:43 UTC
It will start shotwell and shotwell sees my camera, however shotwell will fail with "Uable to fetch previes from the camera: Unspecified error (-1)".
(see also bug 755299).

A quick experiment shows, that the mtp plugin does not give any problems, these problems appear to be caused by the iPod plugin. 

Looks like a different problem, so I think this bug can be closed. I will open a new one for the iPod plugin problem.


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