Slow webcam video recording on Cheese

[C]hicken [G] od iamthechickengod at
Sun Oct 24 06:04:23 UTC 2010

No errors when I try recording. I am not sure how to find out the type of
webcam the 1000HE has. If you can, can you provide me some commands to work

On Sun, Oct 24, 2010 at 10:43 AM, Jordon Bedwell <jordon at>wrote:

> On 10/23/2010 09:34 PM, [C]hicken [G] od wrote:
> > I have an ASUS 1000HE with 10.04 and attempting to record a video using
> the
> > internal webcam and Cheese. The video just stops or displays just a blank
> > screen as if nothing is ever recorded. Is the IGP on the netbook too slow
> or
> > is there a setting I need to work on?
> What are the cam specs?  See what I'm getting at :P, do a simple
> diagnostic by starting cheese from terminal without & (don't close the
> terminal) and see if it spits out any errors you can give us. Since that
> netbook 2 years old it could be that the webcam is subpar to todays
> standards a lot of netbook cams were back then.
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