Asus built-in webcam showing upside-down (especially in skype)
wayward4now at gmail.com
Wed Sep 21 18:26:47 UTC 2011
On 09/21/2011 11:59 AM, Adam Funk wrote:
> I'm using an Asus laptop with a built-in webcam and getting the
> upside-down image problem that's been previously reported  but the
> LD_PRELOAD solutions aren't working for me. I've installed libv4l-0
> 0.8.3-1 and skype 126.96.36.199-1 (from skype.com for amd64), and running
> an x86_64 kernel. These commands
> LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype
> LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib64/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype
> give an "ERROR: ld.so: object '/usr/lib64/libv4l/v4l1compat.so' from
> LD_PRELOAD cannot be preloaded: ignored." warning but skype runs.
> This one
> LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib32/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype
> doesn't give that warning, and skype runs.
> In all 3 cases, the webcam image is still upside-down. Any other
Maybe turn the webcam over?? Or, maybe you live in New Zealand?
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"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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