How To Use Your Webcam On Linux

There was a time not too many years ago when using secondary devices like webcams would have been a nightmare with most Linux distributions. Then one day, a single individual changed everything with a single focus – making webcams work with Linux distributions of the era.

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French programmer Michel Xhaard took the bull by the horns and forever charged history for Linux-loving webcam users. He did so for free, and I thank him for getting us where we are today. Well, at least for those of us with webcams working flawlessly. (Read the rest)