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    Question installing QuickCam Easy

    I have a Logitech QuickCam Easy webcam. It is supported by spca5xx driver. I downloaded spca5xx-20060501.tar.gz from There is a separate link for mandriva. But thet link is not working.
    Do anybody have experience in installing spca driver? How can I install it? what are the dependency packages needed for for this driver?


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    Linux Guru Juan Pablo's Avatar
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    Mar 2006
    Have you tested that you don't have the kernel module already on your computer?

    try this
    modprobe -l | grep -i spca

    If it doesn't show anything, you may need to build it from source or get a Mandriva package. You will need the kernel headers or sources

    tar zxf spca5xx-20060501.tar.gz
    make install
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    I run modprobe -l | grep -i spca and got this o/p


    so, is that mean installation is successful?

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