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Camera input using Video for Linux

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Author: Jan Wedekind Copyright: 2010 License: GPL


This Ruby extension provides camera input using Video for Linux.


hornetseye-v4l is deprecated. It requires the Video for Linux development headers. If you are running Debian or (K)ubuntu, you can install them like this:

$ sudo aptitude install linux-libc-dev libswscale-dev libboost-dev

To install this Ruby extension, use the following command:

$ sudo gem install hornetseye-v4l

Alternatively you can build and install the Ruby extension from source as follows:

$ rake
$ sudo rake install
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