[CentOS] webcam program for continuous recording.

Tue Sep 30 16:55:20 UTC 2014
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

I'm emailing G offlist, since once *again* that idiot nixspam is screwing
me over....

g wrote:
> On 09/30/2014 01:06 AM, Nicolas Thierry-Mieg wrote:
>> On 09/30/2014 04:08 AM, g wrote:
>>>> On 09/28/2014 05:28 PM, Chris Pemberton wrote:
>>>>> VLC can record the input from /dev/videoX.
>>> i did find a link at gofree.com that lead to videolan.org, which lead
>>> to rpm.pbone.net, where i found binary rpms for fedora and other os's,
>>> but none for centos.
>>> so, it looks like if i want vlc for centos, i will have to try compile
>>> source. not looking forward to such right now.
>> vlc is in nux dextop repo for C6, works fine
> i also enabled nux in yumex, but it did not show up. will try again.
> if it does not show, i will go direct to nux and look for it.
At work, the std. package motion works quite well (esp. once we bought
cards and BNC-connected cameras, instead of really cheap 10-yr-old USB

It uses ffmpeg and non-free to record as mp3, or avi.