When I use skype my video is upside down. But when I use Google hangouts or cheese it is fine. How do I fix this?
I have tried many things and nothing ever has worked. My laptop is a Asus K53E.
This is a link to a blog that appears to have solved the upside-down webcam issue on ubuntu 12.10.
First you need to make you have the libv4l-0 package installed.
If your system is 64-bit then you should specify the i386 architecture, as this is what seems to work with Skype:
Step 2 is to edit skype.desktop so you can pre-load libv4l-0 with skype so type in terminal:
In this file find
On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, this fix does not work with my Asus PC. The output of above command is:
Eventually, I got the command working from the
With an installation of the package:
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