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Old 03-30-2010, 06:41 AM   #1
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USB video capture

Are there any USB video capture devices that work with Linux?
Something that will take an input from RCA video and audio jacks.
Old 03-30-2010, 09:27 AM   #2
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The Plextor ConvertX PVR devices are supported through Linux drivers available from

Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-USB2 and variants are supported by the Linux Kernel as of 2.6.18. Additional information is available at


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