man uvccapture Command

Man page for apt-get uvccapture Command

Man Page for uvccapture in Linux

Ubuntu Man Command : man uvccapture

Man Uvccapture  Command

This tutorial shows the man page for man uvccapture in linux.

Open terminal with 'su' access and type the command as shown below:
man uvccapture

Result of the Command Execution shown below:

UVCCAPTURE(1)                                                    UVCCAPTURE(1)



NAME
uvccapture USB UVC Video Class snapshot software

SYNOPSIS
uvccapture [options]

DESCRIPTION
This manual page documents briefly the uvccapture command.

The purpose of uvccapture is to capture an image from a USB webcam at a
specified interval, and save it to a JPEG file, no other formats are
supported, imagemagick can handle anything else you might need.

OPTIONS
A summary of options is included below.

h Show summary of options.

v Verbose output.

o
Output filename (default is snap.jpg)

d
V4L2 Device (default is /dev/video0)

x
Image Width (must be supported by device) (>960 activates YUYV
capture)

y
Image Height (must be supported by device) (>720 activates YUYV
capture)

c
Command to run after each image capture (executed as
)

t
Take continuous shots with seconds between them (0 for
single shot)

q
JPEG Quality Compression Level (activates YUYV capture)

r Use read instead of mmap for image capture

w Wait for capture command to finish before starting next capture

m Toggles capture mode to YUYV capture

B
Brightness

C
Contrast

S
Saturation

SEE ALSO
http://linux uvc.berlios.de/

AUTHOR
uvccapture was written by Gabriel A. Devenyi . This
software is based of the package luvcview by Laurent Pinchart and
Michel Xhaard.

This manual page was written by Krzysztof Burghardt
, for the Debian project (but may be used by
others).



28th March, 2008 UVCCAPTURE(1)


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