Bug 59173 - RFE: No Support for QuickCam Pro in module pwc
RFE: No Support for QuickCam Pro in module pwc
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2002-02-01 09:24 EST by Ed Greshko
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:39 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-06-07 20:59:23 EDT
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Description Ed Greshko 2002-02-01 09:24:25 EST
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Description of problem:
This is more of a request than an acutal bug.

I would like to see support for the QuickCam Pro 3000 in the pwc module.

According to the documentation this support is available with kernel 2.4.13.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Connect a Logitech QuickCam Pro 3000 to the USB port.
2.The pwc module supplied with the latest kernel will not understand.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ed Greshko 2002-02-01 09:32:58 EST
From http://www.smcc.demon.nl/webcam/release.html

8.3 (kernel 2.4.13, 2.5.0)

    * Adding Samsung C10 and C30 cameras
    * Removing palette module parameter
    * Fixed typo in ID of QuickCam 3000 Pro
    * Adding LED settings (blinking while in use) for ToUCam cameras.
    * Turns LED off when camera is not in use.

8.2 (kernel 2.4.10)

    * Making module more silent when trace = 0
    * Adding QuickCam 3000 Pro IDs
    * Chrominance control for the Vesta cameras
    * Hopefully fixed problems on machines with BIGMEM and > 1GB of RAM
    * Included Oliver Neukem's lock_kernel() patch
    * Allocates less memory for image buffers
    * Adds ioctl()s for the whitebalancing

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