[PD] PD, Linux & raw1394/ieee1394

thewade pdman at aproximation.org
Wed May 31 04:28:21 CEST 2006

> On 31 May 2006, at 4:08 AM, juto aviten wrote:
> > I would like to ask you if anyone of you use dv firewire cam with  
> GEM and if I
> > have to do a special compilation of PD to use it or special  
> compilation of GEM?
> to use [pix_video] with DV in linux (at least in debian/kannotix)  
> you need the cvs
> version of Gem because the older Gem is looking for the device at  
> the wrong place (with
> the cvs version you can specify the device location).
> simon

Also using udev on FC5 I could not get a firewire camcorder to work  
with Gem - even hacking the videoDV4l.cpp file to specify the correct  
location of /dev/dv1394/0

If you get gem and a dv1394 camera working under fedora core please  
let me know how you did it! THanks!


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