Request for Approvel to commit Fix/Patch for Canon PowerShot G5 support for graphics/libgphoto2 port

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at
Mon Oct 20 09:00:51 PDT 2003

On Mon, 2003-10-20 at 05:01, Andreas Klemm wrote:
> Hi,
> the Canon PowerShot G5 doesn't work in libgphoto2.
> It should be supported by the ptp2 driver, but there seem to be some
> rough edges with this.
> The G3 driver would work, but you can't select it ...
> My patches add PowerShot G5 support in a way like the G3 model
> is supported and this way it works.
> Please note, you have to select the PowerShot G5 (normal mode)
> driver, just for the case gphoto2 should autodetect the camera
> with the not working ptp2 driver.
> This can be done the easiest way by using digikam's setup menu
> and selecting the right driver.
> Since FreeBSD ports is in semi-freeze phase I suggest adding
> this as a hot fix to fix PowerShot G5 support
> and to enhance the functionality of the following ports



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