I cannot use webcam in skype or not even in amsn. Find More Posts by osor. Error inserting spca5xx spca5xx. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. If it is not in the man pages or the how-to’s this is the place! But as we use a pre-compiled kernel, we have to cheat.

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Originally Posted by JOtis So, in kernel must be turned on: This can be installed by running: If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. They hope these examples will inxtall you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. It can be something like this: It will be usable as a normal v4l2 device with both capture and stream capabilities.



Installing spca5xx driver for webcam

The time now is If the webcam works then, you might want to experiment with which USB port to use, as it seems to have these problems when on the same bus as e. On the box of Logitech QuickCam, there were logo of an alternative operation system, but in Debian configuration of a webcam is as easy as If the webcam does not apca5xx work check that the gspca module has been loaded with lsmod grep gspca If it is not loaded the command results in no output run sudo modprobe gspca Ubuntu 6.

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Compiling the spca5xx source code make There should be no errors. So, I get pretty the same:.

SpcaView & SpcaTools Howto

We have to change an environment variable see below. In amsn it says “Cannot display the webcam’s image.

Try it this way: Check whether the webcam was recognized by your system: So, we use spcw5xx method: Download the necessary packages Step 4: Except that there were mentioned only RedmondOS, Logitech QuickCam Messanger webcam works great in Linux, and configured in same three steps minus tons of useless proprietaty garbage.


I am using fedora FC10 with 2.

I am very thankful to my friend Igor Chernjavsky for presented webcam — thanks a lot! This process at least the last 4 steps has to be repeated if a new kernel version has been installed. All times are GMT If it is not in the man pages or the how-to’s this is the place!

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The spca5xx driver is included in the Ubuntu instalk and works out of the box in Ubuntu 6. The friend of mine had been presented to me a webcam recently. If we use sudo this change will be discarded when the execution of the sudo commands ends, i. Optionally it can be executed: