FYI: v4l-linuxulator support in FreeBSD-current now
Alexander at Leidinger.net
Tue Jan 12 10:17:03 UTC 2010
Quoting Matthias Apitz <guru at unixarea.de> (from Tue, 12 Jan 2010
> El día Saturday, December 05, 2009 a las 02:09:27PM -0500, J.R.
> Oldroyd escribió:
>> My testing is with a pwc(4) based webcam (in the multimedia/pwc
>> port). This driver has V4L support. If you test with any other
>> driver, please do send feedback.
> Alexander and jr,
> Thanks for your work! Having this support now in FreeBSD for my
> multimedia/pwcbsd based cam in Skype, I'd like to have the same for
> the cam in
> my EeePC 900, about which Linux says:
> [ 11.540000] Linux video capture interface: v2.00
> [ 11.560000] uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device CNF7129 (04f2:b071)
> [ 11.690000] usbcore: registered new interface driver uvcvideo
> [ 11.690000] USB Video Class driver (SVN r2008.02.27)
> Any chance to get this supported in the future?
What was committed is not a driver, just a translation layer to go
from the linuxulator to the FreeBSD driver. What you need is a FreeBSD
driver for the webcam. As it is a USB one, I suggest to talk with HPS
(probably on usb@) about it.
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