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Using motion and skype simultaneously on a single web cam

I use a web cam on /dev/video0 and vloopback.ko module to pass videostream from /dev/video1 to /dev/video2. When I run motion with video_pipe /dev/video1 option in its config file I can see the ...
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Why do I get the Corrupt JPEG data error when I run Motion? [closed]

I have Ubuntu 10.04 64-bit and Logitech HD C270 webcam. When I run Motion (as root or normal user), I get this output: [0] Processing thread 0 - config file /etc/motion/motion.conf [0] Motion 3.2.11 ...
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How can I install Manycam or a Manycam equivalent in Ubuntu 10.04?

I am wondering if there is an Ubuntu equivalent to the Manycam program or if there is some way I can get Manycam to run in Ubuntu. Ideally, does this program have the same features as Manycam? Can ...
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How do I get an LG Lic-300 webcam working?

I use Ubuntu 10.04LTS from the beginning, and throughout that time the only thing that could not succeed was that this webcam is recognized but not working: Bus 005 Device 002: ID 0c45:60fc ...
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1answer
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Logitech Webcam Pro 9000 only works when motion is run as root

So I have a Logitech Webcam Pro 9000 under 10.04 and I am trying to get it to work with Motion. Here is the lsbusb output: Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 002 ...
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1answer
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Webcam worked yesterday, no more

Along with the rest of the world, I joined google plus right after invitations became available last night. I was able to use my webcam for their hangouts, now I cannot. When I checked lshw I can't ...
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Motion eye webcam and micro doesn't work

I'm having problems with my motion eye webcam and my microphone. it doesnt work on Ubuntu... i already tested it with cheese, empathy and pidgin, but ubuntu doesnt recognize it. My system: sony ...
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Very low webcam framerate in Dell Mini 10

The framerate of the built in webcam of my Dell Mini 10 (Inspiron 1010) is extremely slow (may be 1 frame every 10 seconds). Initially I couldn't see the webcam image. After following the ...
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1answer
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How do I get a Genius iLook 300 webcam to work?

please help me install webcam Genius iLook 300 v1.4 in ubuntu 10.04. lsusb show this: Bus 003 Device 002: ID 093a:2628 Pixart Imaging, Inc.
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What webcams are known to work? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What webcam can I buy that works out of the box with Ubuntu? What webcams work out of the box for 10.04 or Ubuntu?
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What webcam can I buy that works out of the box with Ubuntu?

I need to set up a video conference, yet I have no webcam. I'm looking to buy something that works out of the box with Ubuntu 10.04, and as many possible conferencing apps as possible. Can anyone ...
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How do I create a udev rule for my logitech webcam [closed]

With my webcam plugged in at boot, it always defaults to /dev/video0 and my TV-card defaults to /dev/video1. Tvtime defaults is using /dev/video0. I know that I can run Tvtime with the --device option ...