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Ariat
February 14th, 2009, 12:15 AM
I am completely new to Linux. I have only used it for a week. I was wondering what app i can use for webcam?

hansdown
February 14th, 2009, 12:25 AM
Hi and welcome Ariat.

Some webcams work better than others in ubuntu.

You can install skype,ekiga,or camorama.

Here is a list of webcams and how they work in ubuntu.

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SkypeWebCams

I have a logitec quickcam pro 9000 that works very well.

http://www.murrayc.com/blog/permalink/2008/03/28/webcams-that-just-work-with-ubuntu/