Author: Sjoerd Simons (
Gcam is a gtk webcam viewer for philips usb webcams. It's goal to support all of the features of the linux
driver. It can save single shots as jpeg. Currently it only works with the pwc driver and not with other v4l devices.
24/08/2002: sweat cvs moved to
1/06/2001: The gcam version in the
works with linux 2.4.5
31/05/2001: linux 2.4.5 includes a version of the pwc driver, gcam will not work with it though because it assumes the driver can deliver RGB. See
the pwc driver page
for more details
14/04/2001: Version 0.2 released, see changelog
30/03/2001: Version 0.1.1 released, see changelog
24/03/2001: The first version was released!! More news will probably follow.
Click on the screenshot for larger version of the picture.
0.2: Added some new options.
0.1.1: cleaned up some unnecessary header files.
0.1: first release
The Software on this page is released under the
general public licence.
Feel free to e-mail
with comments,questions or suggestions.