Cameras: Why Do We Still Need Computers To Download To HDD's?

Started Sep 29, 2013 | Discussions thread
domina
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Re: Cameras: Why Do We Still Need Computers To Download To HDD's?
In reply to marvin t martian, 11 months ago

marvin t martian wrote:

I believe the operating system in most digital cameras is some version of Linux.

Modern Canon cameras use DryOS, which is a real-time OS developed in-house by Canon. Nikon uses microITRON.

Yes, Canon uses DryOS now and it used VxWorks in the past. The camera OS isn't GNU/Linux.

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