[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] grabbing with V4L

Mat heavensdoor78
Fri Feb 3 09:41:44 CET 2006

Michael Niedermayer wrote:

[ V4L ]
> or should we drop it in favor of v4l2?
IMO there should always be a V4L module...

In 2.4.x kernels V4L2 isn't included.
You have to patch your kernel source and for some drivers ( like BTTV ) 
you can do it easily only if >= 2.4.26

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