wxCam is a webcam application for Linux. It supports video recording (in an uncompressed AVI format or Xvid format), snapshot taking, and some special commands for Philips webcams, so you can also use the program for astronomy purposes. It supports both video4linux 1 and 2 drivers.
|Tags||multimedia Video Capture|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: OSS recording was replaced with ALSA. Bugs in the supported resolutions list were fixed. A buffer was added in Xvid recording. Bugs in querying capabilities and in Philips webcam v4l2 controls were fixed.
Release Notes: Compilation fixes for Ubuntu 11.04 and support for BGGR16, GBRG8, GRBG8, and SPCA561 frame formats.
Release Notes: Improved support for MJPEG webcams. Some bugfixes in gain and shutter speed GUI controls (for Philips webcams).
Release Notes: Bugs in setting webcam resolution and showing fullscreen were fixed. The laplacian filter was added.
Release Notes: Some compiling issues with new versions of the cimg library were fixed. Some compile time warnings were cleared up.