If the webcam does not automatically work check that the gspca module has been loaded with lsmod grep gspca If it is not loaded the command results in no output run sudo modprobe gspca Ubuntu 6. So, in kernel must be turned on: In that case, the easiest way is to enable the universe repository then follow these installation instructions. Download the necessary packages Step 4: Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Compiling the spca5xx source code make There should be no errors. Your email address will not be published.

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Webcam Configuration

Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Optionally it can be executed: During the tweaking I used this great guidelines because of my custom-made kernel. I tried this same tutorial on my other computer and it worked perfectly: A compilation of the kernel is not necessary. Partners Support Community Ubuntu.

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Download the necessary packages Step 4: Did not receive a reply. I cannot use webcam in skype or not even in amsn. Kernel modules MUST be compiled with the same compiler version as the kernel itself, so we need the older version.


The brightness settings are slightly off, is there a way to adjust brightness levels of the webcam? The command to install these packages is: Original post is HERE. JOtis02, You need to be root or use sudo to modprobe.

Originally Posted by JOtis Any help is greatly appreciated!!! I do not know what this means -Run as root go to gspcav1 directory and run: This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

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All times are GMT It’s only running in a graphical environment. Then you can use any application e.

Download the necessary packages In order to compile and integrate the drivers, the following packages are needed from the Ubuntu repositories: For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network instalo. Invalid module format You will have to recompile with the correct gcc version. Unpack it tar xfvz spca5xx You might have an access or security error preventing you from correctly reading from the video capture device.

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If the webcam works then, you might want to experiment with which USB port to use, as it seems to have these problems when on the same bus as e.

Webcam Configuration

After spxa5xx, webcam soft should be runned: They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. This information is valid for Breezy and may change in later versions of Ubuntu.

Now you can use your cam in Wengophone dpca5xx video conference with friends and colleagues. I am using fedora FC10 with 2. No such file or directory make: Some preparing words — if you didn’t compile your own kernel, this section can be omitted. If it is not in the man pages or the how-to’s this is the place!