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by dhcpy
Sat Dec 19, 2009 7:18 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder 1.24.x
Topic: /dev/video0 File Permissions in UBUNTU
Replies: 2
Views: 4532

Hi, As no-one else has answered, I'll try to help, but with a huge caveat - I'm a newbie as well, at most a couple of weeks further down the road. My understanding of this issue is that while it can be solved with chmod it's possibly overkill, the real problem is likely to be related to access via ...
by dhcpy
Tue Dec 01, 2009 5:53 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder 1.24.x
Topic: How to record with ffmpeg.
Replies: 5
Views: 2524

how is that?
it only makes jpg stills when motion is detected?
It does not actually record video??
by dhcpy
Tue Dec 01, 2009 5:02 pm
Forum: Hardware Queries
Topic: how to test hardware compatibility?
Replies: 4
Views: 3665

dmseg showed the following - a list of boards and numbers after the following paragraph. Congratulations! Your TV card vendor saved a few [ 9.840386] saa7134: cents for a eeprom, thus your pci board has no [ 9.840387] saa7134: subsystem ID and I can't identify it automatically [ 9.840389] saa7134: ...
by dhcpy
Mon Nov 30, 2009 11:50 am
Forum: Non-ZoneMinder Chat
Topic: Indoor camera looking out window, or outdoor camera?
Replies: 5
Views: 4972

Maybe some fake cameras on the outside, just to make that sensation of a secure perimeter and also to not lose money in case they get vandalized. You could then put real cameras on more safe spots, maybe even aiming at the decoy cameras.. or protected in some DIY enclosure. I would also recommend do...
by dhcpy
Sun Nov 29, 2009 6:47 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder Hints & Tips
Topic: Tutorial for Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty) desktop
Replies: 30
Views: 35289

Thank you very much Finch... will try this tomorrow to see what happens About this part options bttv gbuffers=32 card=77 tuner=4 radio=0 core=1 full_luma_range=1 chroma_agc=1 comb filter=1 autoload=0 triton1=0 vsfx=0 which is posted straight out of the instructions at: http://www.zoneminder.com/wiki...
by dhcpy
Fri Nov 27, 2009 1:28 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder Hints & Tips
Topic: Tutorial for Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty) desktop
Replies: 30
Views: 35289

I eventually managed to get it working perfectly, but it was a case of totally wiping and starting again. Using Synaptic, I removed Apache2, MySql, MySql server, MMySql core and zoneminder. It's a total removal including the config files. Then using Synaptic again, I installed Zoneminder 1.23. That...
by dhcpy
Fri Nov 27, 2009 11:55 am
Forum: Non-ZoneMinder Chat
Topic: Internet-Enabled Automatic Cat Feeder (using ZM of course!)
Replies: 3
Views: 3007

hahaha, what a great invention!
is so cool how you managed to make that cisco switch to do that!
by dhcpy
Fri Nov 27, 2009 11:42 am
Forum: Hardware Queries
Topic: camera works in other applications but NOT zoneminder
Replies: 2
Views: 2009

Hi !! I'm new at the forum and to zoneminder too. Not really sure if this is the right place for posting the question, but maybe we can help each other. I have the same problem that you have. But something tells me that I'm just some steps away for finally getting it to work. Here is the deal: -I ha...