Makedev, USB Cameras and Viewing Images
ach at mpe.mpg.de
Tue Feb 21 00:28:44 UTC 2006
On Monday 20 February 2006 02:52, Irena and Richard Jenkins wrote:
[ Please cc me. I don't read k-users regularily ]
that's strange. When I inserted my USB camera with breezy, it got
automaticly mounted and konqueror fired up.
Are you sure that your camera supports or is set to export it's
storage as a disk?
what camera do you have?
> I have a usb camera which I want to use with this computer (Breezy). The
> changes to fstab that I have made seem to get me part way along. Now when my
> machine complains about no device 'sda1' ... I figure here's where makedev'
> comes into play. There's no sda1 in devices...
udev should create this device for you automaticly.
When you insert/turn on the camera, what is the output of:
tail -f /var/log/kern.log<return>
<now plugin you camera>
> However when I run MAKEDEV it complains it does not know how to make the
> device sda1!! Am I missing something?
> My fstab change was to include a new line for /dev/sda1 mounted
> as /media/sda1 ... using vfat ... and default settings. I mkdir a new
> directory as /media/sda1.
> My devices file still lacks an entry for sda1.
> Irena and Richard Jenkins
> Canberra, AUSTRALIA
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