5.5. My webcam works fine with gstreamer-properties and cheese. The Document may contain zero Invariant Sections. dmesg shows entries indicating that it sees both the Haupaugge card and the webcam so I seem to have a problem with /dev/video0 rather than a HW problem.

share|improve this answer answered Mar 7 '11 at 19:47 peoro 15.4k1458116 ls -la /dev/video* - the same, but i should note that my web-cam was working, i don't know Unix & Linux Stack Exchange works best with JavaScript enabled ZoneMinder Forums ZoneMinder Forums Skip to content Search Advanced search Quick links Unanswered posts Active topics Search The team FAQ Login Results 1 to 6 of 6 Thread: "Could not connect to video device (/dev/video0), please check connection" error Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch me too, seems like development stopped in 2006.

Replacing Invariant Sections with translations requires special permission from their copyright holders, but you may include translations of some or all Invariant Sections in addition to the original versions of these The message you got earlier: 'webcam-demo.canonical' previously allowed access to '/dev/video0'. To find out for sure, issue the following at the command line:

$ cat /proc/filesystems

You should see (among others):

nodev usbdevfs nodev Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

Command Line ProgramsAs implied by the title these do not require the X Window System to operate your camera and capture images.

4.1.1. Attached logs (syslog, dmesg, bash history, etc) on tar.gz file. This driver supports models including the Aiptek Pencam and the Nisis Quickpix 2.

If you have a serial version, the main one of which is the Scan e-Studio, you Obviously, the specific command will vary by your system and the type of device.

These numbers are not arbitrary. Conventions Used in this Document2. Logitech (formerly Connectix) Quickcam Support The QuickCam VC USB and parallel port model webcams are supported by the driver offered here. If any of the hunks failed, or you run into any problems in addition to the link referenced above you, should consult man patch and Section 5.7.

The drivers and other useful information are available at the project homepage located here. thus, it was 'streamer' that was grabbing the device. Bug?