Motion - Mjpg Streamer
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Convert v4l2 to mjpeg stream


mjpg_streamer takes input from a v4l2 device and streams it in a format compatible with motion

Detailed Description

Run this from the command line:

mjpg_streamer -i " -d /dev/video5" -o ""

and put this in for the motion configuration:

input 8
netcam_url http://localhost:8080/?action=stream

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Comments and Bug Reports

Hi Im trying to use mjpegstreamer on my raspberry pi and then on the same network I use a linux pc to detect motion using motion, however motion isnt detecting and storing anything.. PLease help

-- AibakiT - 16 Aug 2015

RelatedProjectsForm edit

ProjectSummary program that will take input from a v4l2 device and stream it
ProjectStatus Stable
ProjectSubmitter Jon Zeeff
Topic revision: r2 - 16 Aug 2015, AibakiT
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