View Full Version : [ubuntu] Digtal Camera

July 20th, 2009, 09:29 PM
I remember when Ubuntu used to mount my digital camera like any USB flash drive. Now, when I mount it, it is located at:


I have no idea where that is in the file system. I just wish I knew how to get it to mount it in /media like it used to.

Also, every time I plug in the camera this way, it will freeze X.org for about a minute before I can even browse the photos.

The Cog
July 20th, 2009, 11:00 PM
Maybe this will help:

July 25th, 2009, 02:09 AM
Thank you so much, this works so much better. That was what I was looking for.

July 25th, 2009, 02:37 AM
Camera doesn't mount when connected and switched on.

Many people have reported this bug.

Quick fix:
Use the command:
sudo killall gvfs-gphoto2-volume-monitor

then connect the camera.

Long-term fix:
Prevent the process from starting. Use the command:
sudo chmod -x /usr/lib/gvfs/gvfs-gphoto2-volume-monitor