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[_] Webcams for linux

Dave Hodgkinson daveh at
Mon Apr 2 12:24:11 BST 2001

shomon at writes:

> Hi,
> Anyone know where I can find a list of nice webcams that are well supported
> by Linux? I have tried web searches but have been lost for words, and
> therefore haven't found anything comprehensive.
> It's because a long lost relative has offered to buy us a webcam, so price
> is not (within reason) as relevant as "cool tech" factor... I heard of one
> that came with a USB bus for example... Any suggestions?

Cut the cack and get an axis one - it's linux based and just sits on
the ethernet. for £800 you get remote control too :-)

Dave Hodgkinson,                   
Editor-in-chief, The Highway Star 
	  Interim CTO, web server farms, technical strategy