[ubuntu-uk] Webcams again

Barry Drake bdrake at crosswire.org
Fri Aug 12 12:52:11 UTC 2011

On 12/08/11 12:21, Gordon Burgess-Parker wrote:

>  Is there a problem with the current version of Skype? My Netbook
>  (which is currently awaiting a new screen as it got cracked) has a
>  built-in webcam and that gets used by Skype OK "OOTB"!
I have 2.2 beta running with 10.04 and Natty, and it seems to find the
camera OK.  But - my sister made the mistake of firing up Cheese before
firing up Skype 'just to check out the camera'.  Cheese takes sole
control of the camera and Skype doesn't find it!  She now knows different!

Regards,        Barry.

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