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i've been using kino to grab from digital camera with firewire, but now the company has bought an analogic one and i can't edit the videos made with it cause ...
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    software to grab video from analogic camera?


    i've been using kino to grab from digital camera with firewire,
    but now the company has bought an analogic one and i can't edit the videos made with it
    cause i don't know how to capture the images.
    kino uses dvgrab tha captures from firewire only..?
    which software i need to grab from s-video?
    thanks

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    You probably need a capture card and video capture software. TV Time, KDE TV, XdTV, or XawTV would probably do the job.

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    ok, i have an video capture board, pinnacle system
    so i instaled xawtv but it won't open, here is the error message:
    This is xawtv-3.95, running on Linux/i686 (2.6.18.3)
    can't open /dev/video0: No such device
    v4l-conf had some trouble, trying to continue anyway
    v4l2: open /dev/video0: Dispositivo inexistente
    v4l2: open /dev/video0: Dispositivo inexistente
    v4l: open /dev/video0: Dispositivo inexistente
    no video grabber device available
    what could it be?
    bttv and videodev modules are loaded,
    lscpi:
    00:0b.0 Multimedia controller: Pinnacle Systems Inc. AV/DV Studio Capture Card
    00:0b.1 FireWire (IEEE 1394): Pinnacle Systems Inc. Unknown device 0015
    and ls -l /dev/video0:
    crwxrw-rw- 1 root video 81, 0 2006-12-01 16:24 /dev/video0

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