my cam is an IP Cam so I think it isn't compatible..
But why this program should run with a small load than motion alone ?
> I use mjpg-streamer as mentioned:
> You have to have UVC compatible camera though...
> Running 640x480 stream from Logitech Sphere MP gives a CPU load below 1%.
> That stream is piped to motion.
> Running motion alone gives CPU load about 95-98% (running on small ARM
> device Seagate Dockstar, Marvell 1.2GHZ processor, 128MB RAM)
> When mjpg-streamer stream is piped to motion for motion detection, CPU
> load produced by motion drops down to 68-69%.
> In motion.conf you need to tell motion where is the stream coming from
> by specifying netcam_url value
> Mine is as follows:
> and of course, when running mjpg_streamer, you need to specify a port in
> to which is the stream streamed, in this case 8082
> Hope that helps,