__/ [Eamon Skelton] on Friday 21 October 2005 09:57 \__
> On Fri, 21 Oct 2005 03:22:47 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> Digital cameras are hard to cope with. That's what people tell me and it
>> is also something I have learned from experience. They often come with
>> Windows drivers and chasing Linux equivalents is a time-burner.
> Recent Fuji cameras are USB mass-storage devices. To mount mine,
> I plug it in and click on /mnt/camera in Rox Filer.
If you are lucky, it works perfectly well 'out of the box'. You plug it, the
device is auto-mounted and then shown on your desktop. If it fails, then the
failure can be a miserable, which that can lead to walking around in
circles. Palm Devices likewise. Much of that hassle can be avoided by
choosing a good distribution and continuously upgrading.
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