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Re: USB video driver
On Sat, 07 Feb 2009 13:14:02 -0500
Donald T Hayford <don%donhayford.com@localhost> wrote:
> But I can't get anything else to work from that point. I built xawtv so
> I could use webcam, but get the error message:
I have not checked on a recent -current but briefly checked the status
of the v4l2 layer on netbsd-5 one night, and it seemed that uvideo(4)
does have a v4l2 frontend but that bktr(4) didn't. If your device is a
bktr(4) you probably should use the native bktr software support
(ffmpeg and mplayer/mencoder support it). For web cams which show up
as uvideo(4) you'd indeed use the v4l2 support.
Hopefully someone can correct me if I'm wrong though, as I only used
bktr but no usb video class device on netbsd yet.
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