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GNOME Using a Digital Camera or Card Reader

The default photo management software under GNOME is F-Spot. Like many picture management programs, it aims to catalog pictures according to the date the pictures were taken. F-Spot's photo import wizard starts as soon as you attach the camera or insert a memory card into a card reader. If you click the Import Photos button in the dialog box, it will open a second dialog box by which you can actually import the pictures into F-Spot, as shown in Figure 8-20. Simply click the Import button to...

Important How to Safely Remove Devices Under KDE

There's an important caveat to note when you've finished using the card reader or digital camera. With Windows, you might be used to inserting and removing cards at will. Even though Windows usually complains about the possibility of data loss, this rarely happens. Under SUSE Linux, you should never simply remove a card There is a genuine risk of data loss. Also, the card or camera might not be recognized properly when you next insert it. Follow these steps to tell the system you've finished...