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Getting Xbox 360 to work?

Postby Bouncer on Sun Aug 24, 2008 8:52 pm

I used to have a cheap webcam that once worked in linux, I bought the xbox 360 camera to replace it, Anyway to get it to work in linux?
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Re: Getting Xbox 360 to work?

Postby proxima_centauri on Mon Aug 25, 2008 6:52 am

http://www.liamm.com/tech/xbox-live-vis ... -in-ubuntu

Perhaps that might be of assistance.
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Re: Getting Xbox 360 to work?

Postby Bouncer on Mon Aug 25, 2008 9:00 am

Thanks for that link, I come across a problem when I'm doing this though

This is what I get

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 dpkg -i /mjpg-streamer_r64-1_i386.deb
dpkg: requested operation requires superuser privilege
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Re: Getting Xbox 360 to work?

Postby proxima_centauri on Mon Aug 25, 2008 11:12 am

try
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sudo dpkg -i /mjpg-streamer_r64-1_i386.deb
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Re: Getting Xbox 360 to work?

Postby Bouncer on Mon Aug 25, 2008 11:15 am

I tried that and got this

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dpkg: error processing /mjpg-streamer_r64-1_i386.deb (--install):
 cannot access archive: No such file or directory
Errors were encountered while processing:
 /mjpg-streamer_r64-1_i386.deb
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Re: Getting Xbox 360 to work?

Postby proxima_centauri on Mon Aug 25, 2008 11:36 am

Try this step again with what i posted, the poster forget the b on .deb

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mkdir /home/username/uvcwork
cd /home/username/uvcwork
wget http://internap.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/mjpg-streamer/mjpg-streamer_r64-1_i386.deb
sudo dpkg -i ./mjpg-streamer_r64-1_i386.deb
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Re: Getting Xbox 360 to work?

Postby Bouncer on Mon Aug 25, 2008 1:03 pm

Thanks I did that and it worked the next step then failed :evil:

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[code]mjpg_streamer -i "input_uvc.so -d /dev/video0 -f 15 -r 640x480" -o "output_http.so -p 8080 -w ./"
MJPG Streamer Version.: 2.0
 i: Using V4L2 device.: /dev/video0
 i: Desired Resolution: 640 x 480
 i: Frames Per Second.: 15
 i: Format............: MJPEG
ERROR opening V4L interface: No such file or directory
 Init v4L2 failed !! exit fatal
 i: init_VideoIn failed
[/code]
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Re: Getting Xbox 360 to work?

Postby proxima_centauri on Mon Aug 25, 2008 4:21 pm

OK i think I found a better tutorial that is confirmed as working
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=283913&page=3
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