If you are concerned about this, you can minimize your risk by avoiding untested development builds (test builds posted on the forum, early betas, new hardware related features being careful about what scripts you run, and avoiding extreme overrides.
The features from these have generally been incorporated into the current stable release and they are no longer actively maintained.
When having a card with q inserted, the numbers of "Total Shoot "Open Shutter" and "Close Shutter" appear.Battery indicator, live histogram (RGB, blended, luminance and for each RGB channel).See also Unsupported Cameras, Adding support for a new camera and.The page Camera failures suspected to be caused by chdk exists to track suspected failures.What follows is just a few thoughts, and is not a legal opinion.
This is to report that I had to send in my managing successful projects manual 2009 edition A710 IS for repairs when the play/capture switch stopped functioning reliably.
It is the users responsibility to fully read and understand the development thread of any experimental hack before using.
Elimination of 1 GB video size-limit.Edit Please note that every camera model, and almost every firmware revision requires its own unique port.Many modern cameras correct for various lens issues in software before saving the image in a JPG file.Switch on the camera in playback mode and wait for the main screen (caution: switching on in rec mode and changing to playback later with open lens does not work with all models!) press the func setdisp.In rare cases, you may be able to update your cameras firmware to a supported version.Many many people have used chdk on their cameras (including some very experimental versions) and there is no report of any permanent malfunction.