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VuPoint Slide copier?

G8tr Posts: 4

Can someone help me build a driver for a VuPoint Slide Copier? I don't have a clue where to begine but I learn fast.


  • arochester
    arochester Posts: 368
    edited November 2014
    What distro are you using? I have a slide scanner. It is just a digital camera/webcam in a case. Mine works with "Cheese". Try that, or a similar program, that takes a snapshot.
  • G8tr
    G8tr Posts: 4
    edited November 2014
    Using Umbuntu 14.04

    Cheese is installed but does not recognise the device which is USB connected.
  • What is the result when you put into a Terminal?: lsusb
  • G8tr
    G8tr Posts: 4
    Message: cheese-application.vala:291: Error during camera setup: No device found

    (cheese:31783): cheese-CRITICAL **: cheese_camera_device_get_device_node: assertion 'CHEESE_IS_CAMERA_DEVICE (device)' failed

    (cheese:31783): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_variant_new_string: assertion 'string != NULL' failed

    (cheese:31783): GLib-GIO-CRITICAL **: g_settings_schema_key_type_check: assertion 'value != NULL' failed

    (cheese:31783): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_variant_get_type_string: assertion 'value != NULL' failed

    (cheese:31783): GLib-GIO-CRITICAL **: g_settings_set_value: key 'camera' in 'org.gnome.Cheese' expects type 's', but a GVariant of type '(null)' was given

    ** (cheese:31783): CRITICAL **: cheese_preferences_dialog_setup_resolutions_for_device: assertion 'device != NULL' failed
  • G8tr
    G8tr Posts: 4
    It is plugged in but the computer does not recognise it.
  • tru to uninstall the drivver and try to setup it again


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