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hi users... need your help..... i want to interface a webcams drivers with the source code of video calling applications such as pidgin, ekiga,empathy etc in fedora core 15.... i ...
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    Lightbulb INterfacing drivers and application sorce code...!!!!!!!!!


    hi users...
    need your help.....

    i want to interface a webcams drivers with the source code of video calling applications such as pidgin, ekiga,empathy etc in fedora core 15....

    i dnt want to go with the default installation but want to expose the API, myself...
    plzz help, on how to start as i dnt hv any knowledge on this... plus direct me to ant website/tutorial where i can get help..

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    Generally, no integration is required other than to point the application to the v4l (video for linux) device in /dev. If you need a driver for your web cam, then go to this site: http://mxhaard.free.fr/spca5xx.html
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