abate at discus.anu.edu.au
Mon Aug 26 11:08:28 EST 2002
You can also have a look at the vidcat implementation or try something
vidcat | xv -maxpect -root -quit +noresetroot -rmode 5 -
to get an image.
On Mon, Aug 26, 2002 at 09:51:53AM +1000, Michael Still wrote:
> On Mon, 26 Aug 2002, Pietro Abate wrote:
> > I think you have to use /dev/video to access the camera.
> > It uses video4linux API and should not be too difficult to pull
> > the latest image from the webcam in a raw format.
> Hmmm. I was hoping to just read a bitmap from the dev filesystem, as
> opposed to having to use the API.
> Oh well, thanks for your help.
> Michael Still (mikal at stillhq.com) UMT+10hrs
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