Webcam problem - pwc

Lars Engels lars.engels at
Sun Jul 5 11:52:12 UTC 2009

Quoting Antonio Rieser <tonyrieser at>:

> Hi,
> I'm trying to get a Logitech QuickCam Notebook to work with FreeBSD
> 7.1 on an Acer Aspire 1680 laptop. I installed the pwcbsd port, but
> when I run pwcview -d /dev/ugen0 (where the camera is), I get the
> error: Failed to get current picture info: Invalid Argument.  Does
> anyone have any ideas? The dmesg line relative to the camera is
> ugen0: <vendor 0x046d product 0x08dd, class 0/0, rev 1.10/1.00, addr  
>  3> on uhub1
> Thanks in advance, and all the best,

I guess the cam is not supported by this driver.
A camera that is recognized by the driver is accessed via /dev/video0.
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