Stewart Walker wrote: > > We have been exploring the possibilities using Centos5 for > video. Video and Audio Streaming sounds like great fun. > > Subject is pretty new to us here and well there was nothing > else to do but take the dive. > > After much time beating our heads against the wall and > covering the planet google'ing and hitting the books trying > to get a webcam to work. > I am wondering if it wouldn't be better just to head back to > the windows platform.. What a mess this has become on the > open source platform. > > Grant it could be hardware (ok maybe its me and the kernel > not agreeing) as this is just a development system that > appears to have kernel compatible hardware. > > Does anyone out there have any encouraging words, howto docs > or knowledge of commercial applications/support that are > known to work for Centos5? > > Much thanks in advance. Well if you give us the configuration info and the version of CentOS then maybe somebody can provide some help. I the key factors here is which web cam and what application are you using, as well as which version 4 or 5 of CentOS. -Ross ______________________________________________________________________ This e-mail, and any attachments thereto, is intended only for use by the addressee(s) named herein and may contain legally privileged and/or confidential information. If you are not the intended recipient of this e-mail, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of this e-mail, and any attachments thereto, is strictly prohibited. If you have received this e-mail in error, please immediately notify the sender and permanently delete the original and any copy or printout thereof.