[Dclug] Which WebCam works with ...?
timball at tux.org
Wed Nov 17 15:20:08 EST 2010
On Wed, Nov 17, 2010 at 07:33:32AM -0500, Mike Vore wrote:
> I am looking for a webcam, especially for my Linux systems. Yes, two systems,
> the 'Big Iron" at home is currently Fedora, and the mobile is a netbook
> running Ubuntu. I'd like to use the camera on either of these systems, and if
> needed on an XP system (I can dual boot to *doze on either of the Linux boxen.)
> Does anyone have a recommendation on which cam to buy that is the easiest to
> make work with both of the systems.
any logitech camera should work and most usb cams will work via the sccb
generic driver. older phillips cams suck but are supported.
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