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Old 11-15-2003, 11:54 AM   #1
gdluiv
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Unhappy Webcam and ovcamchip


Hi guys! I have this problem...I installed my Philips camera with no problems on my red hat 9. Yesterday i updated the kernel and lots of things with apt-get dist-upgrade...the new kernel is 2.4.20-20.1.caps.rh90, everything works like before except for the webcam: I cannot load the ovcamchip module anymore...with insmod it says that the module is compiled for a different kernel (which is actually true!), but if I try to compile it again for the new kernel (from the ov511 driver), it gives me tons of errors...somebody PLEASE HELP ME!
 
  


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