On Tue, Mar 12, 2002 at 10:14:25PM +0200, Tor Lillqvist wrote:

> > [...] the same features as the proprietary digital camera programs
> > for Microsoft Windows and MacOS that usually are shipped with the
> > camera.
> So, to over-simplify, what would be the point in porting software to
> Windows that intends to provide you with an emulation of software (for
> Windows) you already got with the camera?

Uhm. Maybe because you get a consistent interface in Win* as well as in
Linux? Or maybe you don't need to rely on crappy, cheap
shipped-with-camera software? Or maybe gphoto will evolve while the
shipped-with-camera software will not?

I can imagine several reasons for a gphoto port to Win*. It's always
nice to have a choice!

Just my 2 EUR-Cents... Tino, not owning a camera at all. ;-)

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