[MPlayer-users] xawtv can play from USB2 capture card, but mplayer cannot

Marc MERLIN marc_mplayer at merlins.org
Wed Jul 16 19:26:23 CEST 2014

On Thu, Jul 10, 2014 at 12:08:39PM -0600, JD wrote:
> What is your usb capture device, and what is it capturing from?
> Cable? WiFi? ...etc...
> I would like to get a good working USB videocard (for not a lot of money
> :) ), for the purpose of capture from other external devices, but do not
> know which ones have been tested to work well with Linux (in my case,
> Fedora 20).  Thanx!!

I'm not capturing TV, just capturing video input from a camera.
Most of those work with linux (use google to verify).
If you need one with a tuner, I can't help you with that, I haven't done
this in a long time :)

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