[FFmpeg-user] libdc1394 troubles

Anthony Brown av at bsbc.nb.ca
Sat Dec 1 20:16:03 CET 2012

On 12-11-30 05:03 PM, Bryan Goldstein wrote:
> Hello,
> I am new to ffmpeg and I am having some trouble using my libdc1394
> supported webcam with it. I keep getting the same error:
> ----
> [libdc1394 @ 0x1722520] Can't find matching camera format for uyvy422,
> 320x240 at 29970:1000fps
> hw:0,0: Operation not permitted

Wild guess, but dvgrab requires running as root to access 1394 devices, 
at least on any machine I've used it on, perhaps ffmpeg does too?


Anthony Brown
Audiovisual coordinator
Brunswick Street Baptist Church
Telephone: (506)-458-8348 (leave message)
Email:     av at bsbc.nb.ca
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