The camera i am currently using is the IQeye camera
Protocols supported: IP, TCP, UDP, ICMP, ARP, FTP, SMTP, DHCP, HTTP, BOOTP,
SNMP, Telnet and TFTP
Compression format: JPEG and Motion JPEG
----- Original Message -----
From: "Alex Gibson" <alxx@...>
To: "General mailing list for gumstix users."
Sent: Wednesday, December 13, 2006 1:23 AM
Subject: Re: [Gumstix-users] Network Camera
> Quoting Demetris Zavorotnichenko <fgcity4652@...>:
>> I have a couple of 1.3 Megapixel Ethernet Cameras, what type of
>> software could i use for Gumstix in order to capture single frames
>> from the camera? i mean Is there any known software i coul dinstall
>> on gumstix to capture images through network camera?
>> Demetris Z.
> What sort of ip camera ?
> If they are similar to the mobotix ip cameras and allow direct access to
> the jpeg stream, its
> fairly easy to get a single frame.
> IE if camera has current jpeg.
> http://ip/image/current.jpeg could use almost anything to grab it
> If its more link the propierty / el cheapo cams like some of the dlink
> or others its more of a pain.
> ftp or wget is going to be easiest if they can access the image.
> On a pc you could use opencv for making things a bit easier but a lot
> I'm not sure if ipp (Intel performance primitives) is available for the
> pxa255 chips.
> Otherwise, write your own capture.
> Go to the address , read the image or image stream into a buffer,
> find the start and end of the jpeg headers, read that much into another
> and go from there.
> If its a different image format -> png or mpeg2/4 stream, its a
> littlemore difficult
> but still do able.
> Alex Gibson
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