I have a usb camera connected to the gumstix, it just has to go through a powered USB hub (I’m trying to figure out a different cable config now). The gumstix will see it as a V4L2 source.
From: david hayat [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 5:02 PM
Subject: [Gumstix-users] Connecting a camera to gumstix overo fire
My university bought 5 gumstix overo fire with 2 summit boards and 5 pinto boards.
the use is for kondo khr-3hv robot desined for robocup competition.
we would like to connect camera to the gumstix. i read that there is:
"Gumstix Overo COMs: 27-pin connector J5 to manage camera controls"
but i cant find any camera that match, and the gumstix wount except any other camera via usb.
can anyone explain how to connect a usb camera or which camera the gumstix supports?
the hole project depend on the camera, and we are stuck....
we work on 2 versions of linux: v9.6 & OpenEmbedded.
thanks for the help,