Re: Problem runnning webcam on a sheevaplug with using pwc
- Date: Sat, 27 Mar 2010 16:02:23 +0100
- From: Raul Fajardo <rfajardo@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Problem runnning webcam on a sheevaplug with using pwc
this is a bug related to the hotplug system or something.
The driver works in two cases:
1) the camera was connected on power up.
2) you remove the module rmmod pwc, connect the camera and let the hotplug
system load the module
I suppose that's your problem.
On Sat, Mar 27, 2010 at 2:20 PM, Yves Glodt <yg@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> I have a problem when I run webcam on my sheevaplug, it seems to hang.
> I use the 2.6.33-1 kernel from
> The pwc module was missing so I cross-compiled it on my laptop and
> The modules loads and detects the camera without a problem. /dev/video0 is
> there as well.
> This is all what happens:
> root@sheevaplug:~# webcam
> reading config file: /root/.webcamrc
> video4linux webcam v1.5 - (c) 1998-2002 Gerd Knorr
> grabber config:
> size 640x480 [none]
> input usb, norm (null), jpeg quality 100
> rotate=0, top=0, left=0, bottom=480, right=640
> and then it hangs forever.
> When I use the same webcam with the same .webcamrc on my laptop, it works.
> I attach an strace of the webcam run.
> Somebody knows what goes wrong here? Or what other debug possibilities I
> have? :-)
> best regards,
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