[mythtv-users] Webcam Issue (no device found) on Mythbuntu 8.10
i.adore.my.64 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 11 00:50:01 UTC 2009
I performed a re-install last night; brought it up to date and did all
my customizations - and the camera works now. I know not why.
2009/6/6 C.T. Paterson <i.adore.my.64 at gmail.com>:
> This could well be an issue not explicitly to do with mythtv - but I
> hope you guys will indulge me. Honestly, I've googled, but I can't
> seem to find a post that I quite recognize as my issue (although I'm
> sure the data is out there somewhere).
> I've wanted to use my myth setup and hdtv to start doing my video
> skyping. I picked up a Logitech QuickCam Communicator Deluxe/S7500
> which, according to http://linux-uvc.berlios.de/ would be a standard
> UVC camera. And with 8.10, the kernel (2.6.27-14) should have v4l2
> built-in, yes?
> Here's what I see after booting with the camera plugged in:
> From dmesg:
> [ 12.633869] uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device <unnamed> (046d:09a2)
> [ 12.638326] input: UVC Camera (046d:09a2) as
> From lsusb:
> Bus 008 Device 003: ID 046d:09a2 Logitech, Inc.
> From lsmod:
> uvcvideo 63624 0
> compat_ioctl32 9344 2 ivtv,uvcvideo
> v4l2_common 19840 5 wm8775,cx25840,tuner,ivtv,cx2341x
> videodev 41344 3 tuner,ivtv,uvcvideo
> v4l1_compat 22404 2 uvcvideo,videodev
> i2c_core 31892 12
> usbcore 149488 10
> I also note (from previous tests) that /dev/video2 will
> appear/disappear as the camera is connected/disconnected
> (/dev/video is used by my Hauppauge PVR-500).
> So everything looks fine - except that Skype says "no device found"
> when trying to configure the video...Ekiga says the same. Can anyone
> tell me what I might be missing, or where else I might look?
> Much obliged.
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