Any Video Capture card support in linux?

Any Video Capture card support in linux?

Post by Dan Moor » Tue, 06 Aug 1996 04:00:00

> : Yup.  I helped write a linux program that I used for 5 months to take
> : pictures for my web page (it took a picture every time someone reloaded
> : the page).  In fact, there will be two QCs in my dorm room next year ;)
> Do you already have the code for doing that with a QC? If so, I would
> most interested in finding out how do you did it. I would consider doing
> it from Linux, though I'm still trying to figure out a way to do it from
> Win95 (actually, I'll be running both at college, so I would like to be
> able to do it on both, so I could seamlessly switch back and forth.

Yup.  The code (like I said) has been stable for more than 5 months.  I'm
not going to release it without doing some major cleaning up first, though.

Quote:> : Basically, I got a broken camcorder for $5.00 (the recording part is
> : broken, but the video out is fine), and I wanted to use it for video
> : conferencing/3rd *...
> Garage sale or hamfest? :)

Church rummage sale ;)

Dan Moore

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