#14697 closed bug (duplicate)

Codycam webcam bug

Reported by: Kheminda Owned by: mmu_man
Priority: normal Milestone: Unscheduled
Component: Applications/CodyCam Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: All


So Codycam doesn't support integrated laptop webcam. And also would be good if Codycam could record video as well, from webcamera, same as cheese application for Linux. Because it seems now it can't record video formats, it supports only image formats.

Change History (5)

comment:1 by cb88, 15 months ago

It isn't that Codycam doesn't support webcams... its that Haiku doesn't support many standard webcams.

There is a uvcvideo driver that may work on usb 2.0 ports... and those are easy to find typically called "driverless webcams" since they are used the standard UVC video interface. Even still full isochronous transfer support is missing from Haiku's USB stack and this is typically needed for webcams.

Last edited 15 months ago by cb88 (previous) (diff)

comment:2 by pulkomandy, 15 months ago

The UVC driver is not included in default builds and does not work.

comment:3 by diver, 15 months ago

Component: - GeneralApplications/CodyCam
Owner: changed from nobody to mmu_man

comment:4 by humdinger, 15 months ago

Do we need this ticket? There are dozens already for webcam driver support.

comment:5 by diver, 15 months ago

Resolution: duplicate
Status: newclosed


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