V4L IEEE1394 devices

From LinuxTVWiki
Revision as of 17:38, 10 February 2008 by CityK (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

The V4L API in itself does not support any FireWire devices. However, in the case of some devices, V4L applications can obtain access to video via Firewire, using either a loopback or LD_PRELOAD method.

via Loopback

  • V4L with Firewire camcorders:
  • V4L with IEEE1394 cameras:

via LD_PRELOAD

  • V4L with Firewire camcorders: