Thomas Kaiser (ubuntu) ubuntu at
Thu Sep 8 20:47:11 UTC 2005

Vaibhav Vaidya wrote:

> Hi,
> How do I use my Logitech Laptop USB Quickcam with Hoary on a Dell 
> Inspiron 9300? This might be 3 different problems:
> 1> Use it to take snapshots
> 2> Use it to take video
> 3> Use it for chat on amsn

You have to have a driver for your webcam running.
Is it the same cam as I mentioned on my page

If so hit the link and download the drive. 
Compile and modprobe it. And it should work.

The spca5xx webcam driver is not in Ubuntu 5.04, but should be in the 
next release.

Hope this helps.

Regards, Thomas


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