getphoto is a tool that lets you get photos from your
digital camera. Its work is to:
- mount the device (usb-storage) corresponding to your digicam;
- get photos from the mounted device and copy them to a local directory specified by user;
- umount the device
- and, optionally, resize photos, preserving the original ones.
Resizing support is available only for jpeg images and is
libjpeg, a project of the Independent JPEG
Group. You must have it, if you want to resize your images.
For the moment, only GNU/Linux systems are supported. If you want
to contribute, testing
getphoto on other platforms,
please send an e-mail to:
getphoto is released under the terms of the GNU General
Latest version of
getphoto is 0.0.2 and you can get it
getphoto needs to be run suid root to work properly;
please consider using it with
sudo or another tool of
this kind if you work in an environment where security is a need.
Help, support and bugs
If you need help, if you want to support
development or if you want to report a bug, please drop an e-mail to:
nicodds [at] Tiscali.IT
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