On 03/21/2010 12:11 PM, Graham Todd wrote:
> I have a Trust webcam which was given to me, so I don't have any
> documentation (or any packing to give me its exact model), but when I
> enter lsusb into a terminal, the relevant line relating to the webcam
> shows as:
> Bus 001 Device 008: ID 093a:2460 Pixart Imaging, Inc. Q-TEC WEBCAM 100
> I get something when using Cheese; its out of focus and green, but
> the webcam would seem to be recognised at least. Can anybody help me
> with advice on how to make this webcam work with Ubuntu?
> Alternatively, can anyone advise me which webcams they recommend to use
> with IM packages (particularly aMSN) under Ubuntu? I'd like the
> picture to be bright, clear, and in focus so my grand children can see
> how decrepit their grandfather really is....
Give guvcview a try. I had similar issues with cheese; guvcview provides
considerably more options for adjusting the video & sound.
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