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ulises69
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unable to install webcam

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Hi there ,I tried to install a webcam Cybertel in my computer with Linuxmint 19.1 but no success , I have installed Cheese but it does not recognize the webcam .
run the command inxi -Fxxxrz and this is the result :

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alejandro@alejandro-desktop:~$ inxi -Fxxxrz
System:
  Host: alejandro-desktop Kernel: 4.15.0-108-generic i686 bits: 32 
  compiler: gcc v: 7.5.0 Desktop: MATE 1.20.1 info: mate-panel 
  wm: marco 1.20.1 dm: LightDM 1.26.0 Distro: Linux Mint 19.1 Tessa 
  base: Ubuntu 18.04 bionic 
Machine:
  Type: Desktop Mobo: Gigabyte model: 8I945G v: x.x serial: <filter> 
  BIOS: Award v: F6 date: 01/04/2006 
CPU:
  Topology: Dual Core model: Intel Pentium D bits: 64 type: MCP 
  arch: Netburst Presler rev: 5 L2 cache: 2048 KiB 
  flags: lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 bogomips: 13665 
  Speed: 2400 MHz min/max: 2400/3400 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 2400 2: 2400 
Graphics:
  Device-1: NVIDIA G98 [GeForce 8400 GS Rev. 2] vendor: XFX Pine 
  driver: nvidia v: 340.108 bus ID: 01:00.0 chip ID: 10de:06e4 
  Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.19.6 driver: nvidia 
  unloaded: fbdev,modesetting,nouveau,vesa compositor: marco v: 1.20.1 
  resolution: 1280x1024~60Hz 
  OpenGL: renderer: GeForce 8400 GS/PCIe/SSE2 v: 3.3.0 NVIDIA 340.108 
  direct render: Yes 
Audio:
  Device-1: Intel NM10/ICH7 Family High Definition Audio 
  vendor: Gigabyte GA-8I945PG-RH Mainboard driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel 
  bus ID: 00:1b.0 chip ID: 8086:27d8 
  Sound Server: ALSA v: k4.15.0-108-generic 
Network:
  Device-1: Broadcom and subsidiaries NetLink BCM5789 Gigabit Ethernet PCI 
  Express 
  vendor: Gigabyte driver: tg3 v: 3.137 port: 8000 bus ID: 03:00.0 
  chip ID: 14e4:169d 
  IF: enp3s0 state: down mac: <filter> 
  Device-2: VIA VT6105/VT6106S [Rhine-III] 
  vendor: D-Link System DFE-520TX Fast PCI driver: via-rhine v: N/A 
  port: 9000 bus ID: 04:00.0 chip ID: 1106:3106 
  IF: enp4s0 state: unknown speed: 100 Mbps duplex: full mac: <filter> 
Drives:
  Local Storage: total: 1.28 TiB used: 1.09 TiB (84.6%) 
  ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Seagate model: ST3160215A size: 149.05 GiB 
  speed: <unknown> serial: <filter> rev: D scheme: MBR 
  ID-2: /dev/sdb vendor: Maxtor model: 6L250R0 size: 233.76 GiB 
  speed: <unknown> serial: <filter> rev: 1G10 scheme: MBR 
  ID-3: /dev/sdc type: USB vendor: Toshiba model: External USB 3.0 
  size: 931.51 GiB serial: <filter> rev: 5438 scheme: MBR 
RAID:
  Hardware-1: Integrated Express IT8212 Dual channel ATA RAID controller 
  driver: pata_it821x v: 0.4.2 port: ac00 bus ID: 04:06.0 chip ID: 1283.8212 
  rev: 13 
Partition:
  ID-1: / size: 145.71 GiB used: 95.24 GiB (65.4%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda1 
Sensors:
  Message: No sensors data was found. Is sensors configured? 
Repos:
  No active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list 
  Active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/official-package-repositories.list 
  1: deb http://packages.linuxmint.com tessa main upstream import backport
  2: deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic main restricted universe multiverse
  3: deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates main restricted universe multiverse
  4: deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-backports main restricted universe multiverse
  5: deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ bionic-security main restricted universe multiverse
  6: deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ bionic partner
Info:
  Processes: 148 Uptime: 22m Memory: 3.14 GiB used: 556.5 MiB (17.3%) 
  Init: systemd v: 237 runlevel: 5 Compilers: gcc: 7.5.0 alt: 7 Shell: bash 
  v: 4.4.20 running in: mate-terminal inxi: 3.0.27 
alejandro@alejandro-desktop:~$ 
When run cheese it says device doesn't found.even when it is plugged to an USB port,
Is necessary an driver specifically to Linux to install? Where I get one? or how can make it work? ,
Waiting for your kindly answers .

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