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I just purchased the Intel Qx3+ Bigital Blue Microscope. It's a nice piece of equipment for playing with. Anyone else have this toy and get it working under linux? Problems.... ...
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- 08-09-2004 #1
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Intel Qx3+ Bigital Blue Microscope
I just purchased the Intel Qx3+ Bigital Blue Microscope. It's a nice piece of equipment for playing with.
Anyone else have this toy and get it working under linux?
1) I have CPIA support enabled in my kernal; when I
cat /proc/cpia/video0 | grep toplight
toplight off off off off
Then I try
echo "toplight: on" >> /proc/cpia/video0
toplight on off off off
the light doesn't turn on. Everything tells me that if you have write access to video0, then you should be set-up and good to go. I can write it, but it doesn't work. Obviously, without the lights the scope is useless.
2) cpia-control. WTF is up with this program????? Why can't this dude just make it like every other program and .tar.gz it with make and make install. How do I install this?????
3) qtx3 won't start either. Another one without make and make install. I think it's libqt issues, but I don't even get an error with the pre-compiled binary, it just hangs. arrgggg.....
gqcam works great, but then I can't control the lights with a program, so I'd like to qtx3 working.
Can anyone help??
JeremyRegistered Linux user #346571
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