Webcam, dev/video ?
bobgoodwin at wildblue.net
Mon Feb 18 23:14:33 UTC 2008
Antonio M wrote:
> 2008/2/18, Kevin J. Cummings <cummings at kjchome.homeip.net
> <mailto:cummings at kjchome.homeip.net>>:
> Bob Goodwin wrote:
> > I have a Logitech so-called "Webcam" that works with Windows XP
> but has
> > never worked with any Fedora version I've tried. Apparently it
> > a driver gspcav and an application "v4l" both of which I have
> > via yumex on an F-8 system.
> > The problem always seems to be that there is no /dev/video0 when
> > with programs like camE, vlc, and ekiga.
> > lsusb shows it as:
> > Bus 002 Device oo2: ID 046d:0870 Logitech, Inc. QuickCam Express
> > I don't really need the camera but I have it and would like to
> make it
> > work.
> > Any suggestions appreciated.
> is the module loaded?
What do I have to do to load it?
> If so, what does it log to /var/log/messages when
> it loads?
> > Bob Goodwin
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