On Mon, 28 Aug 2006 22:43:59 -0400 (EDT) Darryl Seamans <seamansd ctech smccme edu> wrote: > I just purchased a Logitech QuickCam Express camera and while it > works under Windows I can't get it recognized under FC5. When I run camE > it tells me /dev/video0: no such device, even though it exists and has > 81,0 as major, minor device number. I tried downloading and modprobing > quickcam drivers, spca5xx drivers and pwc drivers and they load but to no > avail. camstream doesn't know the device and won't give me any video. I am > running core 5, 512MB ram, 80GB HD with USB 2.0. Toshiba Satellite PC. > Anyone else gotten the QuickCam Express working under FC5? Thanks in > advance. > > Darryl Seamans > Southern Maine Community College > Computer technology Dept. > So Portland, ME 04106 > Hi, Here are a few links you can check out to get your webcam working: http://qce-ga.sourceforge.net/ http://sourceforge.net/projects/qce-ga/ http://www.ee.oulu.fi/~tuukkat/quickcam/quickcam.html http://www.linux.com/howtos/Webcam-HOWTO/index.shtml http://www.ee.oulu.fi/~tuukkat/quickcam/FAQ FWIW, I used the first (two) link to get mine working... HTH, Myles PS: Considering the popularity of these webcams I wonder if they might be included as loadable modules in some future version of Fedora? -- Why do they call it baby-SITTING when all you do is run after them?
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