View Full Version : HOW-TO: Gphoto2 guide (upload file to camera)

October 15th, 2005, 07:43 PM
Gphoto2 is a command line tool for digital cameras in linux. Main Page: http://www.gphoto.org/There are some guis based on gphoto2. Like Digikam, Gtkkam. You can apt-get them with synaptic.

Some hints about using gphoto2:

Viewing digital camera's abilities:

gphoto2 -a
Listing folders:

gphoto2 -l
Downloading all files in camera:

gphoto2 -P

Upload a file to cam (We must specify an upload folder in camera)

gphoto2 -u a.jpg --folder /store_00010001/

Additional help, type:

man gphoto2

August 15th, 2012, 03:26 PM
something not right with the way the camera is mounted, I have a fujifilm JX370

gphoto2 -l
An error occurred in the io-library ('Could not lock the device'): Camera is already in use.
*** Error (-60: 'Could not lock the device') ***