[nSLUG] Re: Followup Re: X freeze etc. Thanks all.
aa030 at chebucto.ns.ca
Sat Jun 11 17:00:42 ADT 2005
On Sat, 2005-06-11 at 03:59 -0300, Mike Spencer wrote:
> Worked but there were way too many dropped frames. This is better:
> Connect webcam to grody
> Mount grody:/tmp/cam on bogus
> Run motion on grody, writing to /tmp/cam
> Run a script on bogus that loops through:
> foreach grody:/tmp/cam/*.jpg
> copy the file to bogus:/tmp/incoming
> delete successfully copied file from grody
> sleep for a while
> which works much better because the motion app itself doesn't have a
> bottleneck waiting for writes across the wireless link to bogus.
> I get fewer dropped frames
What if you made grody:/tmp/cam a RAM drive?
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