I just went to the Logitech site and it explicitly says the C doesn’t support Linux: Warty and Hoary both detect and load the ov driver included with the kernel, but neglect to load the image decompressor kernel module. I suppose that light is for people walking into a room to let hem know they’re being recorded. It should also work with my USB 1. Worked perfectly with skype, great picture quality.

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These installation instructions worked admirably. Which shows up green because I have a dollar bill folded over the lens to block it’s view.

[ubuntu] Logitech C webcam install.

May 15th, 3. If your skype is not seeing your webcam, just start skype with the following command line: I’ve stayed away from Cheese because many users seem to have problems with it. I’m looking for a good webcam to be used in an old PC running Lubuntu Does the green light have any effect on whether or not I get video? To get the focus control working see this tread in the forum or this tutorial in Italian language.


installation – How to install a Logitech webcam? – Ask Ubuntu

Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Groups are changed with “usermod”. The green light on the camera lights up linyx I launch guvcview and I get audio but the video window is black. Refers to free as in freedom, not free as in free beer. See, for instance, the Linux HowTos.

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Specifically, the freedom to run, study, share, and modify the software. Searching for “Linux Logitech C” hit paydirt: So, that’s what I bought.

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This site is not affiliated with Microsoft Corporation in any way. Works perfectly with Cheese and Skype 2.

Could not initialize supporting library. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. I have that webcam.

Partners Support Community Ubuntu. This page rates the C as 5 out of 5 for Linux compatibility.

I’m currently running Mint I just went to the Logitech site and it explicitly says the C c2770 support Linux: Rebooted and changed USB slot. If programs like guvcview or cheese don’t show you the picture, please check if the device if detected, write: Videos recorded with cheese at x and x looked awful. Newer Post Older Post Home. Also, you need to be root the change permissions, and relog to have the changes take affect.


Are you trying to install the webcam on Ubuntu?

Originally Posted by llamabr. August 1st, 9.

Logitech Webcam Support

Image has blue taint with default gain levels. The device ID for the webcam on my machine, as lsusb told me wasn’t in the list. Sign up using Email and Password.