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Old 03-07-2004, 01:10 PM   #1
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USB Webcam

I have a logitec webcam in my USB port. How can I get that bad boy to run?
Old 04-20-2006, 09:38 AM   #2
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Check dmesg to see if it shows up.

Then search for software, I've tried webcam, camsource,
motion (but work with my tv card).

Nothing seems to work. I know my usbweb camera does
work since I pulled a hack off the web that directly
talked to the USB port and bypassed v4l.

Maybe your distro is better.
Old 04-20-2006, 09:40 AM   #3
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i have a Logitech Quickcam and the drivers from here do the trick. Might want to see if yours is compatible.


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