#868 closed System Defect (fixed)

webcamd seems to not run

Reported by: itaylor57 Owned by: kris
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: System Configuration Version: 10-STABLE
Keywords: Cc: trac-bugs@…

Description

if i try pwcview i get:
'[itaylor@abyss ~]% pwcview
Failed to access webcam: No such file or directory
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Make sure you have connected your webcam to the root hub
or to a USB 1.1 hub, also check your dmesg for any errors.
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if i run webcamd as root i can get pwcview to work.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 17 months ago by joshms

  • Owner set to kris

comment:2 Changed 17 months ago by kris

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

Fixed! Had to do with some old rc script not working properly anymore.

https://github.com/pcbsd/freebsd/commit/1c0248c849d040fa232805023c524dd9a5d38f21

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