[PD] processing webcam input with GEM

Max Neupert abonnements at revolwear.com
Fri Jul 2 18:45:32 CEST 2004

i just installed pd/Gem on a winxp laptop and i have exactly the same 
trouble in combination with the logitech quickcam pro 3000.
pd crashes after creating the pix_video object.

same problem on two computers, anybody has an idea?

Am 20.06.2004 um 19:04 schrieb Max Neupert:

>>>> Gem-version ?
>>> the version in hans's package.
>> well, this is not very specific; unfortunately i am not using Hans's 
>> package and i guess he will do updates now and then.
>> could you have a look at what is said at the console ?
> sorry, that was imprecise indeed. the terminal says that GEM is 0.90
>> i would highly recommend using gem-0.90; if it is not packaged yet, 
>> go to http://gem.iem.at and download the binary-zip; this should 
>> contain a single Gem.dll (and a very short README). then go and 
>> search for the Gem.dll that is installed on your system, back it up 
>> and replace it by the new one.
>>>> DirectDraw version ? (not that i would know what to do with this 
>>>> info, but just for the archives)
>>> where to find that?? [not @ ~ on PCs]
>> i do understand the @ sign, but what does ~ mean ?
> home
>> go systemproperties->directX (or similar; don't know)
> just installed directx 9.0b; does not help.

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