I tried to import mini DV films from my old video camera (Samsung VP-D353) and it's not recognised by my Lubuntu 12.04 system.
I tried "DVGRAB" which should work, but it doesn't.
I found this tutorial:
But it's just saying "waiting for dv".
I don't really know what should I do now. Here is what I've got for the camera when I write
Bus 002 Device 013: ID 04e8:120f Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd