Linux friendly cameras

James Knott james.knott-bJEeYj9oJeDQT0dZR+AlfA at
Thu Dec 18 17:55:39 UTC 2008

Christopher Browne wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 18, 2008 at 12:10 PM, Stephen <stephen-d-bJEeYj9oJeDQT0dZR+AlfA at> wrote:
>> You should never connect a camera directly to a computer. (Unless you are
>> doing wireless while you shoot, of course).
> When cameras did the "bad old days" thing of implementing custom USB
> interfacing to do all sorts of wacky things, I'd agree.
> If the camera implements the USB Storage interface, so you can mount
> it and see its storage as a set of filesystems, then it seems to me
> that "never" was a bit too long a timeframe...

You shouldn't have to wait any longer than for the Leafs to win the 
Stanley Cup.  ;-)

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