Motion - Feature Request 2010x 02x 17x 093705

Feature Request: Logitech Quickcam EP support with gspca_spca561 driver

Description

please add support in motion for web cams which report :
[0] Processing thread 0 - config file /etc/motion/motion.conf 

[0] Motion 3.2.11 Started

[0] ffmpeg LIBAVCODEC_BUILD 3412992 LIBAVFORMAT_BUILD 3415808

[1] Thread 1 started

[0] motion-httpd/3.2.11 running, accepting connections

[1] cap.driver: "spca561"

[0] motion-httpd: waiting for data on port TCP 8080

[1] cap.card: "Camera"

[1] cap.bus_info: "usb-0000:00:04.0-5"

[1] cap.capabilities=0x05000001

[1] - VIDEO_CAPTURE

[1] - READWRITE

[1] - STREAMING

[1] Supported palettes:

[1] 0: S561 (S561)

[1] 1: GBRG (GBRG)

[1] Unable to find a compatible palette format. ç

[1] Using VIDEO_PALETTE_YUV420P palette

[1] Using V4L1

[1] Resizing pre_capture buffer to 1 items

[1] Started stream webcam server in port 8081

[1] sync error in proc 15177:

[1] mcapture error in proc 15177:

[1] Video device fatal error - Closing video device

[1] Closing video device /dev/video0

which should be known registered v4l2 pix format : V4L2 _PIX_FMT_SPCA561.

V4L2 _PIX_FMT_SPCA561 'S561' Compressed GBRG Bayer format used by the gspca driver.

The gnome bundle Cheese application using gstreamer somehow manages to work with it correctly but havent found any other.

lsusb 
Bus 003 Device 003: ID 046d:092f Logitech, Inc. QuickCam Express Plus
 Device Descriptor: 
bLength 18 
bDescriptorType 1 
bcdUSB 1.10 
bDeviceClass 255 Vendor Specific Class 
bDeviceSubClass 255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
bDeviceProtocol 0 
bMaxPacketSize0 8 idVendor 0x046d Logitech, Inc. idProduct 0x092f QuickCam Express Plus 
bcdDevice 0.00 iManufacturer 1 iProduct 2 Camera iSerial 0 
bNumConfigurations 1 Configuration Descriptor: 
bLength 9 
bDescriptorType 2 wTotalLength 233 
bNumInterfaces 1 
bConfigurationValue 1 iConfiguration 0 
bmAttributes 0x80 (Bus Powered) MaxPower 100mA

-- HumbleMumble - 17 Feb 2010

Follow up

Comments

sorry, just compiled the last svn and it works out of the box, so please close this one

-- HumbleMumble - 17 Feb 2010

FeatureRequestForm edit

TopicTitle Logitech Quickcam EP support with gspca_spca561 driver
FeatureRequestStatus Rejected
SubmittedBy HumbleMumble
Topic revision: r3 - 21 Mar 2010, AngelCarpintero
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