libgphoto2-port12 - gphoto2 digital camera port library

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libgphoto2-port12_2.5.9-3_amd64.deb
Package name libgphoto2-port12
Package version 2.5.9
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libs
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 46.89 KB
Installed size 292.00 KB
The gphoto2 library can be used by applications to access various
digital camera models, via standard protocols such as USB Mass Storage
and PTP, or vendor-specific protocols.
This package contains the runtime code for port access.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libgphoto2-port12_2.5.9-3_i386.deb 2.5.9 i386 Ubuntu Main
libgphoto2-port12 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
libltdl7 >= 2.4.2
libusb-1.0-0 >= 2:1.0.16


Name Value
libgphoto2-port10 >= 2.5.7


Type URL
Binary Package libgphoto2-port12_2.5.9-3_amd64.deb
Source Package libgphoto2

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libgphoto2-port12 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libgphoto2-port12




2015-12-08 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.9-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- packages suggest gphoto2 2.5.7 or above.
relationship with the ABI.
* debian/rules:
- SHLIBS var removed.
- '-V' option from dh_makeshlibs removed.
* debian/watch:
- '?' added at the end of the github line.
2015-11-25 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.9-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
* debian/copyright:
- po/ entry added in the previous revision.
2015-11-24 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.9-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright updated:
- The email about license for some files in camlibs/soundvision/
removed. Files with headers now.
* debian/patches:
- no_sprintf_chdk_ptp-h.patch: applied by the uptream.
- no_sprintf_chdk-c.patch: applied by the upstream.
- spell-error-epson-desc-c.patch: applied by the upstream.
- spell-error-sierra-c.patch: applied by the upstream.
* debian/*.symbols files updated.
* debian/watch updated:
- using github too.
2015-10-17 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.8-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/{rm,inst} removed:
- they only remove generated fdi files that are not used anymore.
2015-09-30 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.8-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
- set debhelper version >= 9.20151005. To be sure not use
ldconfig on post(rm|inst) scripts.
Thanks Mattia Rizzolo
* debian/rules:
- var SHLIBS updated to 2.5.7
- override for dh_strip to stop "unstripped-static-library"
Thanks Alex Vong.
* debian/libgphoto2-6.postrm:
- remove the '|| true'.
Thanks Jakub Wilk and Alex Vong
* debian/upstream/signing-key.asc:
- right key now.
2015-07-08 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright updated.
* debian/control:
- Replaced libgd2-xpm-dev (transitional pkg) for libgd-dev.
- Vcs-Browser updated.
* debian/libgphoto2-6.install:
- NEWS file (upstream) is been used as changelog file now. So
entry commented.
* debian/libgphoto2-6.NEWS removed. Info about changes in 2006.
* debian/rules:
- Using NEWS file as ChangeLog file.
- udev rule building is now 201. Thanks Martin Pitt and
Marcus Meissner. (Closes: #738522)
* debian/patches:
- spell-error-sierra-c.patch added.
- spell-error-epson-desc-c.patch added.
- no_sprintf_chdk-c.patch added. Doesn't build without it.
Thanks Marcus Meissner (upstream).
- no_sprintf_chdk_ptp-h.patch added. Doesn't build without it.
Thanks Marcus Meissner (upstream).
- canon-crc-c.patch applied by the upstream.
- canon-crc-h.patch applied by the upstream.
- canon-serial.patch applied by the upstream.
- libusb-kfreebsd.patch applied by the upstream.
- olympus-wrap-spelling-error.patch applied by the upstream.
- applied by the upstream.
* debian/watch:
- using signature.
- scan gz|bz2|xz files.
2015-04-30 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.7-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* The obsolete scripts gphoto2-config and gphoto2-port-config are back.
Using the patches from 689083 bug. Thanks Francois Gouget.
Manpages for them are in the package too.
2015-04-28 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.7-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
2015-04-07 - Herbert Parentes Fortes Neto <>
libgphoto2 (2.5.7-3) experimental; urgency=medium
* Fix FTBFS - Kfreebsd (added the patch libusb-kfreebsd.patch).

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