Gentoo/Lenovo UVC Camera

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Lenovo UVC Camera

A small webcam embedded within Lenovo laptops.

USB

17ef:4807 Lenovo UVC Camera

Fortunately it is standard camera!

Kernel

Linux Kernel Configuration:
  Device Drivers  --->
    <M> Multimedia support  --->
      <M>   Video For Linux
      [*]   Video capture adapters  --->
        [*]   Autoselect pertinent encoders/decoders and other helper chips
        [*]   V4L USB devices  --->
          <M>   USB Video Class (UVC)
          [*]     UVC input events device support

Test

File: /etc/portage/package.use/vlc.conf
media-video/vlc v4l
vlc v4l2:///dev/v4l/by-id/usb-Chicony_Electronics_Co.__Ltd._4807-video-index0

Maintainer

Alon Bar-Lev

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Originally written by: Alon Bar-Lev - 2011-11-25


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