Motion - Support Question 2007x 05x 23x 003505

Corrupted video capture on bt878

Question

I'm trying to get motion working with one capture card-connected camera. This setup works in vlc -- vlc v4l:/dev/video0:channel=1 gives a good picture.

However, motion's results can be seen in the attached pictures. The very top of the picture is okay, but below that is just a green bar.

Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Config:

daemon off
quiet off
videodevice /dev/video0
norm 1
frequency 0
input 1

width 320
height 240

quality 85
auto_brightness offthreshold 4500
noise_level 64
threshold 4500
noise_level 64

webcam_quality 50
webcam_maxrate 8



Environment

Motion version: 3.2.7
ffmpeg version:  
Libraries: ffmpeg
Server OS: Debian 4.0 (etch)

-- DavidGeirsson - 23 May 2007

Answer

As if by magic, when I restarted the machine this morning, everything worked fine without any configuration changes. I guess it just needed a reboot.
Topic revision: r2 - 23 May 2007, DavidGeirsson
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