webcam, video0

Morphex morphyusx at
Wed Sep 6 08:43:43 BST 2006

Hi all!

I am interested in webcam programming, but I have no idea where to start
learning about it.
I typed `cat /dev/video0` while my logitech quickcam was connected, and
I got a stream of data I don't know what to do with. Maybe I should know
the file format of this video stream.

I also downloaded the source code of the great program called streamer,
but I could not find a proper development documentation so I can
understand the code.

Please help me,

Bálint Fod

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