Recording from multiple webcams

Shane Ambler FreeBSD at ShaneWare.Biz
Wed May 18 07:12:50 UTC 2016

On 18/05/2016 02:34, Eduardo Morras via freebsd-questions wrote:
> Hello,
> Can I record video from multiple webcams? I need record from 3
> webcams simultaneusly, I've install webcamd but can't find any app to
> record from them. Some apps allow 1 webcam but I need at least 3.
> Any clue?

You should be able to run an instance of ffmpeg for each camera.

ffmpeg -f video4linux2 -input_format mjpeg -i /dev/video0 out.mpeg

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Shane Ambler

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