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Re: [pygame] Problem with Camera

Unfortunately, it seems your camera only outputs JPEG frames, which
are not currently supported by the camera module.  This support might
show up in the future.


On Fri, Aug 7, 2009 at 2:02 PM, Rafael Pinto<kurama.youko.br@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi!
> I'm trying to use the Capture class in this tutorial:
> http://www.pygame.org/docs/tut/camera/CameraIntro.html (with PyGame
> 1.91)
> But the start() method is giving me this error: "SystemError:
> ioctl(VIDIOC_S_FMT) failure: no supported formats". It seems to relate
> to the pixel format used by the camera.
> My webcam is a Microdia/Sonix 0c45:612c SN9C110, and it works fine
> with gstreamer and cheese (but not with camorama and mplayer).
> Anyone knows some workaround for this? Thanks!
> --
> Rafael C.P.
>  http://www.inf.ufrgs.br/~rcpinto