View Full Version : [ubuntu] USB 2.0 Webcam

April 21st, 2011, 10:59 AM
I have recently installed ubuntu 10.10
i tried out my webcam in cheese, vlc, kamorama and kamoso but i just get a black screen
I installed camera monitor and everytime i start one of the above apps, it says camera on
The cam is recognised but not giving an image but instead a black screen
any help thanks

I've done an lsusb command in terminal and the device is a Chicony Device
where can i find the drivers thanks

edit: now done uvc and luvc and still no image, help anyone

May 3rd, 2011, 05:07 PM
bump. anyone