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i'm using ubuntu and am trying to access the flash card in my camera when i plug in in via usb. when i plug it in and turn the camera on, f-spot opens and lets me copy the pictures off, but i would still like to be able to browse the flash drive manually but i can't seem to find where linux puts it. any ideas?
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IIRC ubuntu mounts removable drives in /media for you. That could be out of date though.
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i checked there and it only shows my cdrom drives
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Why not mount it manually then look through them? It's what I always do when in on the Ubuntu Desktop version.

Just 'sudo fdisk -l' to find it, then mount to a mount point, like '/media/usb' 'sudo mount /dev/sdc1 /media/usb'.

'/dev/sdc1' will be whatever fdisk tells you. and the mount point can be whatever, I always put them in /media now.

then 'sudo umount /dev/sdc1' or 'sudo umount /media/usb' both will work.


EDIT: oops I meant I do it when im on the Non Desktop version but you can do with anything version. Might just have to umount it first, if it was auto mounted.
Edited by rfarris - 5/25/08 at 11:45am
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awesome thanks! i'll try that when i get home.
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well when i do sudo fdisk -l it only shows my two internal hdds, nothing else.
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I don't know, I don't own a camera...


could try over at the Ubuntu forums
http://codeidol.com/unix/ubuntu/Mult...igital-Camera/
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