Video Camera

Rob robfleet at
Wed Oct 13 20:26:56 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-10-13 at 15:09 -0500, Anthony Papillion wrote:
> > Does anyone know how or if it is possible to get a Logitech QuickCam
> > working under Ubuntu 10.10?  I have QuickCam 8.3.0 software for Windows
> > but not aware of how to get it working in Linux.
> > 
> Hey Rob,
> Have you tried just plugging it in? I had a Quickcam AF and, if I
> remember correctly, it worked just fine under 10.04.  Haven't tried it
> on 10.10 yet. I might have to pull it out and see what happens.
> Either way, if the camera is supported, you won't need your Windows
> software at all.
> HTH,
> Anthony Papillion

ummm....yes, I plugged it in.  Sheesh!  When I do plug it in, however, I
get a red light beside the CCD, indicating it sees the power, but then
the red light goes off after about 2-3 seconds.  (It didn't work in
10.04 either  :(   )


More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list