“r5u87x, firmware loader for cameras based on Ricoh R5U87x chipsets” team

PPA description

Packages for r5u87x – a bunch of userspace tools to help manage cameras based on Ricoh R5U87x chipsets (http://bitbucket.org/ahixon/r5u87x/)
Packaging request: bug #120434

The packages provided (both source and binary) include only the loader software and do not contain the microcode, whose copyright and license status is unclear. Instead, a simple shell script is provided that can download and install the microcode directly from the upstream repository.

Installation
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1. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:r5u87x-loader/ppa
2. sudo apt-get update
3. sudo apt-get install r5u87x
4. sudo /usr/share/r5u87x/r5u87x-download-firmware.sh

Supported hardware
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05ca:1803 Flybook V5
05ca:1810 HP Pavilion Webcam
05ca:1835 Sony Camera VGP-VCC5 (used on Sony Vaio SZ laptops)
05ca:1836 Sony Camera VGP-VCC4 (used on Sony Vaio FE laptops)
05ca:1837 Sony Camera VGP-VCC4 (used on Sony Vaio FZ laptops)
05ca:1839 Sony Camera VGP-VCC6 (used on Sony Vaio CR laptops)
05ca:183a Sony Camera VGP-VCC7 (used on Sony Vaio SZ and TZ11 laptops)
05ca:183b Sony Camera VGP-VCC8 (used on Sony Vaio FZ laptops)
05ca:183e Sony Camera VGP-VCC9 (used on Sony Vaio FZ laptops)
05ca:1841 Fujitsu F01 / Fujitsu Lifebook U810

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:r5u87x-loader/ppa to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

Display sources.list entries for:
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/r5u87x-loader/ppa/ubuntu YOUR_UBUNTU_VERSION_HERE main 
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/r5u87x-loader/ppa/ubuntu YOUR_UBUNTU_VERSION_HERE main 
Signing key:
1024R/9711AB5F (What is this?)
Fingerprint:
1C4872C1AB6F25836E877508CBCAB1579711AB5F

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact r5u87x, firmware loader for cameras based on Ricoh R5U87x chipsets.

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r5u87x 0.2.1+r64+dfsg1-0ppa12 David Jurenka (2014-02-16)
r5u87x 0.2.1+r64+dfsg1-0ppa12 David Jurenka (2013-10-17)
r5u87x 0.2.1+r64+dfsg1-0ppa12 David Jurenka (2012-06-30)
r5u87x 0.2.1+r64+dfsg1-0ppa12 David Jurenka (2011-10-15)
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