[ubuntu-za] Webcam for Skype?

Andre Hugo cortexhugo at mac.com
Thu Feb 11 11:58:30 GMT 2010


On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 13:30 +0200, Tim Johnson wrote:
> Logitech work well...

Yip. Logitech is plug and play (Karmic). I have been using the combo one
(can't remember the model number could be C300) microphone and camera.
Even works with pulseaudio and the new skype beta (includes screen
sharing now). You can not go wrong with Logitech.

> AVOID Microsoft Webcams like the plague!  Countless hassles, no fixes  
> available (to the best of my searching and configuration capabilities) and  
> endless frustration.
> 
> On Thu, 11 Feb 2010 10:39:18 +0200, Sudhashen Naicker  
> <sudhashen at ixion.co.za> wrote:
> 
> > Hi
> >
> > Any recommendations on webcams I can buy from local suppliers that work
> > off the cuff or with minimal configuration in Ubuntu Jaunty?
> >
> > Kind Regards
> > S
> >
> 
> 
> -- 
> Using Ubuntu 9.04 and Opera 10
> 
> 





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