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bholzer
July 5th, 2012, 07:10 PM
I have a Gateway NV series laptop, and have never needed to use my webcam until now, and unfortunately, it is not working at all.


ls -l /dev/video*
yields no results.

Result of lsusb:

Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 006 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 005 Device 002: ID 046d:c52f Logitech, Inc. Wireless Mouse M305


Any ideas on what to do next?