[PLUG] program for taking a image from webcam
metherid at gmail.com
Tue Apr 6 15:14:33 IST 2010
On 04/05/2010 02:14 AM, Suraj Swami wrote:
> I am trying to write a code to take a snap from the webcam and store it in .
> But I am not able to do the basic reading of images. I get all zero value.
How about using the libcheese library?
$ yum info cheese-libs
Loaded plugins: presto, refresh-packagekit
Name : cheese-libs
Arch : i686
Version : 2.30.0
Release : 1.fc13
Size : 5.4 M
Repo : installed
>From repo : updates-testing
Summary : Webcam display and capture widgets
URL : http://projects.gnome.org/cheese/
License : GPLv2+
Description: This package contains libraries needed for applications that
want to display a webcam in their interface.
Install the cheese-libs-devel package or equivalent to get the header
files. Alternatively Gyachi yahoo messenger has the ability to take
snaps from a webcam and you can look at the source code of that to
understand the details.
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