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    Webcams with Debian GNU/Linux
    by gowlin on Wednesday, September 05 @ 08:49:50 BST

    Recently some of my friends have moved away for school and such and so I’ve been looking into getting a web cam.

    I was wondering if anyone has had any experience with this. Which work and which work well with Debian. Also, I’m curious as to what sort of things are supported with them. I don’t think there is any software to interoperate with netmeeting and those but I could be wrong. Will taking still pictures the only thing I can do with it? Recently some of my friends have moved away for school and such and so I’ve been looking into getting a web cam.

    I was wondering if anyone has had any experience with this. Which work and which work well with Debian. Also, I’m curious as to what sort of things are supported with them. I don’t think there is any software to interoperate with netmeeting and those but I could be wrong. Will taking still pictures the only thing I can do with it? DanielS: apt-get install gnomemeeting?


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