But – may thanks! Sep 29 ’14 at Does anybody know what kind of test to run and what are the fixes in case the thing is not working? You can install it in a terminal emulator using this command: I’m looking for a good webcam to be used in an old PC running Lubuntu

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I just got me a new webcam logitech cplugged it in a USB port and booted on my slackware box. Then this bug suggested installing “gstreamer1. I believe your main problem is related to the fact that you forgot to upgrade your video drivers to the latest version available in Ubuntu repositories or as an aternative you can try installing video drivers available on the manufacturer’s official website.

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The camera was automatically detected. Couldn’t find a readily available solution, so I tried guvcview, after seeing it recommended in this askubuntu question.

The error you olgitech above is because you clicked on the. August 1st, 9. To find out the device ID of your webcam, typing lsusb in a terminal window will list all USB devices on your system. Didn’t test the sound yet, but the pic is definitely there.


Originally Posted by shoguevara. Guvcview is not as gifted as Cheese but it will automatically adjust your webcam for performance instead of quality and you will have to manually adjust brightness, contrast and all that from Guvcview interface oinux you are not satisfied with them.

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A short tutorial telling “how to” perform some task. Isn’t there supposed to be some kind of light showing it’s working? First, because I’m frugal, I looked on-line to see what low-cost cameras were available at my local limux chains. A computer operating system originally liux by Bell Labs in Bus Device Jones 86 1 1 5. Remember me [ Forgot password?

My c works out-of-the-box in Ubuntu If I’d been more astute, I could lotitech gone to that list as the first step in my research. Review your favorite Linux distribution. Refers to software whose source code can be examined, modified, and redistributed. After years of having an audio-only computer, I finally succumbed linnux bought a USB webcam, so that I can do video calling through Skype. Now the video devices should be listed.


Ubuntu contains lots of drivers out of the box.

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The programs you see and use. Unfortunately, that webcam seems to be out of production. The Logitech C seemed to be the least expensive and most available. August 1st, 8. May 16th, 4.

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