Transfer video from JVC gr-d740e to computer

Bill beau at
Fri Oct 22 23:00:30 UTC 2010

On 10/22/2010 2:28 PM, Carl Friis-Hansen wrote:
> I have a JVC camcorder with digital tape and a firewire connection
> between the camera and the Ubuntu 10.04 computer and want to transfer
> the video on the tape in the camera to the computer.
> Is this possible at al and if so, how do you do it?
> There didn't appear to be any mount of the firewire connection, even
> after setting the camera to play. Hopefully someone have tried this
> thing before, because I am totally blank in this field  :-(
Start here
Then install Kino. /    sudo apt-get install kino/
then look at

I have been using adobe premier as I didnt care for the DV editing 
programs available to Linux.
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