kaikeraut
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bcm_host_init failed

Wed Jun 04, 2014 6:18 am

I am trying to write my own simple camera app, taking reference from RaspStill.c.

But its failing at bcm_host_init.

error : failed to open vchiq instance.

jamesh
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Re: bcm_host_init failed

Wed Jun 04, 2014 8:47 am

Does raspistill work?
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kaikeraut
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Re: bcm_host_init failed

Wed Jun 04, 2014 9:42 am

jamesh wrote:Does raspistill work?
Yes, raspstill working.

Lavanya_lave
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Re: bcm_host_init failed

Wed Jun 04, 2014 9:58 am

Even I am facing the same issue with vchiq instance failed

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