[Nelug] Streaming web cam on fedora 8 with ffmpeg

Bob Groves bobgroves at blueyonder.co.uk
Sun Aug 10 17:54:41 UTC 2008

Daniel Tweedy wrote:
> Hi All,
> Has anyone had any experience of streaming a web cam with ffmpeg ?
> I've been reading this guide here its on the ubuntu website but seems to
> work just the same on fedora.
> http://ph.ubuntuforums.com/showthread.php?t=665607
> I'm getting a lot of buffer underflow errors, have installed cheese and
> the webcam works fine in cheese for just checking if it works the video
> is a little choppy like low fps.
> Any help as to why getting buffer underflow would be greatly appreciated.
> Thank you
> Daniel.
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I use Palantir -  http://www.fastpath.it/products/palantir/

... works exceptionally well (see my website = htttp://www.bobgroves.net)

Bob Groves 
(North East UK)

General Secretary, Association of Part-Time Tutors (APTT)
Tutor in ICT, Humanities and Staff-Development

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