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RPi Camera Module V4L Driver

Wed Jul 24, 2013 2:57 pm

Hi all,

I am working on a project which uses OpenCV to do motion detection. I would like to use the RPi camera module as input, but at this time I can only use an external Webcam. Do you have any development status and time scales on when a suitable V4L drive will be available for Pi? I understand that V4L driver is a requirement to be able to use OpenCV. I will soon be getting to point where I will not be able to progress the way I want to.

Ernie

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Re: RPi Camera Module V4L Driver

Wed Jul 24, 2013 3:01 pm

Don't know anything about this, its the the Foundation sponsored effort, but..

http://www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/viewt ... 43&t=50639
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Re: RPi Camera Module V4L Driver

Wed Jul 24, 2013 3:01 pm

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