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RE: [SLE] connect a webcam
  • From: "Gustavo.Dutra" <gdutra@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 13 May 2005 14:14:37 -0300
  • Message-id: <16B2E8CC9A41C64099B50C348875DCAA040121@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> -----Mensaje original-----
> De: Catimimi [mailto:catimimi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Enviado el: Friday, May 13, 2005 1:43 PM
> Para: SuSE Linux E...
> Asunto: Re: [SLE] connect a webcam
>
>
> Laurent Renard a écrit :
> >Who knows the name of the device of a usb webcam ?
> >/dev/ ?
> >
> >Thank you
> >
> Hi all,
>
> It is /dev/video0 if you have no other video device such as
> TV card. If you have a TV card it depends on the order of
> loading the modules.
>
> In my case, I force in modprobe.conf, the bttv module to load
> before the Webcam module spca5xx, and the Webcam is always /dev/video1
>

hi,

You can also pass unit_video=1 in modprobe.conf, and it will be seen as /dev/video1

options ov511 unit_video=1



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