Bug 443642 - No video in video window
Summary: No video in video window
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-i810
Version: 9
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Adam Jackson
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-04-22 17:12 UTC by Jay Fenlason
Modified: 2018-04-11 13:00 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-07-14 17:37:41 UTC
Type: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Log file from the X server (18.61 KB, text/plain)
2008-04-22 17:12 UTC, Jay Fenlason
no flags Details
X configuration file (1023 bytes, text/plain)
2008-04-22 17:13 UTC, Jay Fenlason
no flags Details

Description Jay Fenlason 2008-04-22 17:12:34 UTC
Description of problem:
When I run luvcview to view the output from my webcam, I get a solid black or 
solid blue window.  When I ssh -Y in to the box and run luvcview displaying on 
another machine it works fine.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run luvcview
2.Look at solid blue/black window
Actual results:
Solid window without video

Expected results:
Video from the camera appears

Additional info:
luvcview can capture frames, record movies, and display to a different X 
server, so I think it's blameless.

Comment 1 Jay Fenlason 2008-04-22 17:12:34 UTC
Created attachment 303339 [details]
Log file from the X server

Comment 2 Jay Fenlason 2008-04-22 17:13:06 UTC
Created attachment 303340 [details]
X configuration file

Comment 3 Jay Fenlason 2008-04-22 17:21:12 UTC
The machine is here in Westford if you want to take a look at it.

Comment 4 Matěj Cepl 2008-04-23 11:49:08 UTC
Probably duplicate, but not sure which bug it is.

Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 09:57:22 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 00:22:06 UTC
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Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 17:37:41 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
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