[nSLUG] webcams...

Gerald linux at zdoit.airpost.net
Sat Nov 14 23:11:32 AST 2009



Michael Gillie wrote:
> Hello fellow Linux Users,
>  
> I'm in a bit of a bind. I'm trying to get my hands on a webcam that will
> actually work with, you guessed it, Linux. I'm going to admit, I'm
> running into road blocks. I'm using Debian 4.0 or Ubuntu, whichever is
> the first to do what I want. I've been working with a newer Logitech
> Quickcam, but my frustrations are building. I have to build a
> light-weight streaming server, and broadcast the feed from the camera.
> I'm planning on using VLC as the media server.
. . . .

Michael,

Will an IP based camera work for you? I've been using a D-Link DCS-900.

-- 
Gerald



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