Getting Skype webcam working

Colin Brace cb at
Thu Feb 7 14:06:18 UTC 2008

Unplug the webcam. Run $ dmesg | tail. Plug in the webcam. Run $ dmesg
again. What is the output?

If dmesg indicates only a new USB device and nothing more, then your
webcam isn't recognized by any of the standard kernel modules.

  Colin Brace

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