WebCam Cannon powershot A520

NoOp glgxg at
Mon Sep 28 17:11:18 UTC 2009

On 09/27/2009 11:28 PM, Knapp wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 28, 2009 at 12:04 AM, NoOp <snipped> wrote:
>> OK. I just loaded the original A75 software in a Win2K VirtualBox VM and
>> now see the software that you are referring to (ZoomBrowser EX
>> - Remote Capture Task). That software does not allow you to capture
>> video, only still shots (perhaps newer versions for other models does).
>> It does however allow you to see what you are to capture by providing a
>> 'viewfinder' viewer - (pretty nice BTW); you can move the camera about &
>> see on-screen what the camera is viewing.
> Nice! That sounds like what I remember. Can it be done with Ubuntu? I
> saw that some fixes were suggested to make the camera work, but I am
> not sure how to bring this all together and make it work.

I'm sure that it could be done in Ubuntu. I see no reason why not -
someone just needs to write the code :-)

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