I’ve now made some progress and can actually see my webcam in Amsn. For my hn9c chipset webcam was also pretty poor. I’ve seen Microdia’s appear a few times on LQ last year, if you know the chipset used and search the http: This bug is missing log files that will aid in diagnosing the problem. You need to log in to change this bug’s status. Well, it looks like you either pay them for the driver, use the ubuntu kernel so you can use their driver, or sell that POS camera on ebay for twice what you paid for it and buy a new one that has better support. You may also see Could not grab image select timeout:

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In the near really near future this would be deprecated. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. It wont work with cheese or ekiga tho.

I have included an image of what I have installed in synaptics package manager. Install guvcview from the universe repository using the following command: From a terminal window please run: Lknux again visiting that website, ustream.



October 3rd, 3. It’s funny that every time I’ve actually looked through the HCL and wrote down the cameras that I would want and are supported, I went to the store and none of them were available, so I picked one that looked good went home, and it worked. Bug in recent version of Adobe flash player In Ubuntu 8.

By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. October 4th, 4. This change has been made by an automated script, maintained by the Ubuntu Kernel Team.

[ubuntu] Microdia Webcam drivers?

Worse still,I found one but it’s a ubuntu version. That’s my last resort. Status changed to ‘Confirmed’ because the bug affects multiple users. Using luvcview Start luvcview from the a terminal window. Tramlink Hero Member Posts: The time now is Also its a funny colour even after configuring and a bit fuzzy!

Go to the menu places, “search for files” and search for “v4l1compat. August 02, Luckily,I microdis contact the technical support from the webcam manufacturer pomax.

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I’m not even sure I have all the Git things installed that I need. This bug is missing log files that will aid in diagnosing the problem.


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Anyway, I took the following steps to getting my webcam audio to work: Introduction to Linux – Mocrodia Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

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Microdia Webcam driver

I’ve now made some progress and can actually see ,icrodia webcam in Amsn. The problem was that the alsa settings not visible under pulseaudio had the IEC device muted silly setting if you ask me! Download the source code From a command-line prompt, cd to a directory where you want to download it, then run the command: Logan Rosen logan on