[CentOS] webcam program for continuous recording.

Tue Sep 30 15:02:04 UTC 2014
Chris Pemberton <cjpembo at gmail.com>

On 09/29/2014 09:53 PM, g wrote:
> > the problem is, VLC steps all over a bunch of patents for various
> > media formats, like mp3, mp4, which are heavily constrained by
> > patents.... players are supposed to pay royalties, so legitimate US
> > business at least can't distribute working binaries of free
> > opensource implementations.

VLC has the option to record video using FLAC and THEORA.


I suppose you could dig into the RPM and delete any libraries that you 
don't have licenses for.  Or just use an external video camera...