Motion Support

The Motion Wiki Support pages are here for you if you have a technical question or any question about the use of Motion. Motion is free software and does not include support, so please do not contact the developers directly if you have installation questions. This support web is for Motion users by Motion users. Developers are monitoring this web but do not necessarily answer all questions.

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Already Asked Questions

Questions Asked but Not Yet Answered:

Headline Age Last Change
Motion unable to open video device 1 13 Feb 2016 - 08:30
AllanBogh
Frame Rate? 4 10 Feb 2016 - 09:28
SteffenEwald
Adjusting webcam settings before motion thread grabs camera 7 09 Feb 2016 - 17:14
IaMalcolm
Motion gives me distorted colores 31 08 Feb 2016 - 10:27
IaMalcolm
Can't make motion do a simple beep (bel) 15 29 Jan 2016 - 17:53
JonBaker
motion detects a "motion" every time it is started 18 26 Jan 2016 - 16:44
MarkMiller31
Installation Failing 22 22 Jan 2016 - 15:30
MattDunn
web srever connection question 33 11 Jan 2016 - 18:57
BilskerBoo
Configuring Motion 35 10 Jan 2016 - 00:07
CarlHart
Gate opening with Raspberry Pi, motion and OpenALPR 38 06 Jan 2016 - 19:51
RaymondWarichet
Detection on slow turning boat; maximal threshold 56 27 Dec 2015 - 06:35
MdFigley
The high speed of the video stream using a codec mov. 51 24 Dec 2015 - 13:43
AlexanderYakovlev
Fail to call bash file from motion.conf 67 17 Dec 2015 - 11:27
JuanPita
Mask file 75 11 Dec 2015 - 03:06
SethD
Everything works except webcam port and motion detection 68 07 Dec 2015 - 22:22
DavidPowell
HTTP API raw output? 69 06 Dec 2015 - 18:29
SethD
AutoStartDaemonProducesNoVideoOutput 71 04 Dec 2015 - 20:50
WayneGregori
Motion differences 87 30 Nov 2015 - 14:21
StuartBloom
Configuration tolerance for network loss 85 30 Nov 2015 - 04:21
MrDave
Alternate ffmpeg output 131 22 Nov 2015 - 18:54
MrDave
Server returned 401 Unauthorized (authorization failed) 127 22 Nov 2015 - 18:52
MrDave
Running external commands "in the background"? 124 22 Nov 2015 - 18:40
MrDave
LaView LV-CDP6014 network camera 123 22 Nov 2015 - 18:37
MrDave
Mac OS X support 101 22 Nov 2015 - 17:31
MrDave
IPC ipcam trouble to connect with motion 105 22 Nov 2015 - 17:15
MrDave
Problem with access right to target directory 120 16 Oct 2015 - 16:00
PuckeyP
Motion installation error on Intel Edison 124 12 Oct 2015 - 12:32
FalakDesai
Configure Network IP Cam with Raspberry Pi as DVR 134 04 Oct 2015 - 17:23
DouglasHurd
image is smaller than specified 142 24 Sep 2015 - 20:04
DieterB
CORS and motion 152 15 Sep 2015 - 11:53
FranceTittu
Captured flv files playback ways to fast 162 04 Sep 2015 - 21:02
MarkusK
Is it possible to track one stream for motion and record another on detection 198 04 Sep 2015 - 20:59
MarkusK
Launching a script 177 21 Aug 2015 - 03:29
DvrHax
Can't use other resolution other than 352x288 with yuvy pallete 178 20 Aug 2015 - 10:00
JonathanRahardjo
Authentication error with RTSP 201 27 Jul 2015 - 18:56
DanielLettau
motion_init: Error capturing first image 209 19 Jul 2015 - 17:08
KlingC
connection problem 213 15 Jul 2015 - 12:17
KarstenDarre
Daily time-lapse video only records 16-18 hours 216 13 Jul 2015 - 03:40
PaulMcCarthy
.mov files is not created 219 10 Jul 2015 - 13:05
CarloOrecchia
on_motion_end not working 230 28 Jun 2015 - 23:48
FlyingPersian
unrecognized image header, choppy image 238 21 Jun 2015 - 08:16
DonAitken
motion segfaults in ffmpeg 284 15 Jun 2015 - 19:51
MarcinJurkowski
Record multiple cameras on any motion to one mpeg 244 15 Jun 2015 - 10:25
FlashT
Foscam fi8910w connection issue 247 11 Jun 2015 - 15:59
XybotSmith
Motion segfaults when image size width=640 keight=480 250 08 Jun 2015 - 17:43
LinuxLearner
on_event_end script log error missing 272 17 May 2015 - 17:08
GilbertWilliams
integration with C program 274 15 May 2015 - 19:52
SetuGupta
ffmpeg Pipe vs. Library 283 07 May 2015 - 01:51
ChrisConner
Debian 8 jessie, 284 05 May 2015 - 18:05
IgorLimonov
Logitech QuickCam not working 288 02 May 2015 - 07:45
BartChaltin
external data source for text display 291 28 Apr 2015 - 14:48
KeithSchmitt
Green screen only from Wanscam. 297 22 Apr 2015 - 18:51
JamesRoots
Timelapse video broken again by ffmpeg upgrade (to 2.2.14) 297 22 Apr 2015 - 12:27
StefanBruda
Motion-trunk does not save all images 830 22 Apr 2015 - 08:50
DavidRobb
--sysconfdir configure parameter specifies both config file install dir AND search dir. 370 09 Feb 2015 - 05:57
AlanFord
How to get less sensitive to fluctuations of brightness 484 17 Oct 2014 - 13:09
RoBra81
daemon removal 485 16 Oct 2014 - 21:10
GerhardW
Targeting system for Raspberry Pi 499 03 Oct 2014 - 01:01
ChrisHinshaw
Edit HTML Motion Configuration 501 30 Sep 2014 - 18:28
NandaSamudera
milli/nano seconds 575 18 Jul 2014 - 23:24
JoshuaPeluso
How to record all the time and save a image when a motion ocurs 618 05 Jun 2014 - 23:39
GoekhanSevo
Bug for using Postgresql 631 24 May 2014 - 05:57
AlanLai
Smart mask and static mask 641 13 May 2014 - 13:09
KyuzoUzumaki
Exporting Coordinates 647 07 May 2014 - 17:43
HenriqueAndrade
increase fps in timelaps 666 18 Apr 2014 - 20:10
VitoAmmirata
Motion capture jpg contains interframe frame line offset 668 16 Apr 2014 - 18:59
GlennTelleed
Motion with 2 cameras, only one works 668 16 Apr 2014 - 17:08
PanosXatzi
Movie record quality bad 786 15 Apr 2014 - 20:55
DirkHilges
on_movie_end doesen't work 1056 08 Apr 2014 - 13:26
DavidPowell
Detection from multiple cameras simulteanusly 685 08 Apr 2014 - 10:31
DazzConway
Problems controling motion via cron - bug? 686 30 Mar 2014 - 07:40
ReggieNoo
Is it possible to record or capture IP Camera using motion in realtime ? 687 29 Mar 2014 - 02:52
IrvanKro
Snapshots get overwritten if interval < 10s 688 27 Mar 2014 - 15:38
EnzoBrands
svn trunk motion + git trunk ffmpeg + Ubuntu 10.04 698 26 Mar 2014 - 13:06
KarelH
Watchdog timeout httpd 691 25 Mar 2014 - 07:52
CharlesMoyes
Increase motion detection speed 694 22 Mar 2014 - 04:31
HunterHu
possible race with 2 stk1160 USB devices 704 11 Mar 2014 - 18:58
PratFall
Slow MPEG Record 730 14 Feb 2014 - 10:35
AlexKirchner
AXIS 207 Network Camera 733 11 Feb 2014 - 10:16
B0ssK4ra
Trying to build on CentOS 6.4 - compiler throwing errors 758 08 Feb 2014 - 15:20
MikePort
Using motion with stream from VLC 739 04 Feb 2014 - 19:27
GustavoCampos
Screen variables 741 02 Feb 2014 - 21:31
AugustoVelasco
Video pictures very dark and cannot increase brightness 742 02 Feb 2014 - 09:16
ReggieNoo
couldn't get IP-Cam L-Series working with motion 745 01 Feb 2014 - 06:22
MichaelPlagmann
Can motion read from standard input / pipe / file instead of the video device ? 752 23 Jan 2014 - 06:55
AndySen
myfopen: Error opening file | put_picture: Can't write picture to file 762 13 Jan 2014 - 03:25
RaulFenossi
Two Questions about Motion on Raspberry Pi (x.264 and FFMPEG) 763 11 Jan 2014 - 15:02
MattMoore
Motion with Logitech cam works for the first time, the second always fails 1478 27 Dec 2013 - 09:43
TosiaraT
Please Adjust Webcam Server to Work with Chrome 779 26 Dec 2013 - 17:05
DavidRadin
What are the default Saturation, Contrast and Hue values? 791 15 Dec 2013 - 05:19
StevenD
Command line options for reconfiguring motion 798 08 Dec 2013 - 10:19
AravindI
delete file.avi file.jpeg 810 28 Nov 2013 - 01:50
AmriAm
Camera IP Wanscam JW0008 (Motion OK); JW0011 esterna (Motion KO!) 812 24 Nov 2013 - 15:29
DanieleModica
H264 support in "v4l2_palette"-option? 830 06 Nov 2013 - 09:45
AndreiAlexsson
What does emulate_motion do? 830 05 Nov 2013 - 18:35
AndrewK
Threshold for movies in seconds 830 05 Nov 2013 - 16:14
ThomasKuczek
No motion detected in netcam (Axis) though motion previously detected in webcam 836 31 Oct 2013 - 02:48
WillStewart
motion works, but does not show stream 896 29 Oct 2013 - 17:24
DavidRadin
Duplicate and blank webcams in multi camera setup. 854 15 Oct 2013 - 14:25
JohnBadger
nph-mjprox won't refresh 857 10 Oct 2013 - 10:14
DavidKjoeller
Help me with setting 875 21 Sep 2013 - 19:47
KirsSysh
Cannot view motion streaming images in browser 875 21 Sep 2013 - 18:08
JasonYang
record all images. attach to mail only the best one. 878 19 Sep 2013 - 11:48
ChristopheC
Camera D-Link 932L 883 14 Sep 2013 - 11:02
AlbertBufias
What determines when the %v (event) counter resets? 898 29 Aug 2013 - 18:38
KeeganMorrison
Digitemp and Motion 900 28 Aug 2013 - 05:54
AkulovMikhail
Add webcam_authentication feature - just like control_authentication 903 25 Aug 2013 - 04:24
JoeMotionMan
How to reduce false motion alarms 908 19 Aug 2013 - 15:04
LawrenceChiu
Motion shows the bottom of the image gray 911 16 Aug 2013 - 17:46
LuisMunster
Is there any Support Here 911 16 Aug 2013 - 15:03
LynnPaskett
on_event_end not executing script 913 15 Aug 2013 - 03:50
LynnPaskett
Motion Crashes. No logs... 915 12 Aug 2013 - 22:00
KesanoKX
Panasonic IP Cam Support 927 31 Jul 2013 - 20:18
JustinPoiroux
text_left 927 31 Jul 2013 - 16:32
StanBruyn
Overlay text on webcam-server stream 927 31 Jul 2013 - 14:58
StanBruyn
Hosting webcam with nginx on RPi 942 16 Jul 2013 - 20:05
BeeMan
Autobrightness does not work on two USB cameras 947 12 Jul 2013 - 08:58
RobbertBen
No longer able to record timelapse video 947 12 Jul 2013 - 07:03
StefanBruda
RTSP Support 949 09 Jul 2013 - 22:58
GerardoCaudillo
ffmpeg_open: avcodec_open - could not open codec mpeg4 951 07 Jul 2013 - 19:12
UweWeng
on_motion_detected not working 954 04 Jul 2013 - 14:52
TyY
Differences in behaviour between daemon and non daemon modes 981 07 Jun 2013 - 18:37
GlennT
How can I hide defined image area 999 20 May 2013 - 16:28
UweHeidrich
X-Y coordinates 1011 09 May 2013 - 05:51
JasonRStockton
Get info where the motion was detected 1011 08 May 2013 - 13:41
MatthiasHeise
Video recording start 1 min after motion has detected 1021 28 Apr 2013 - 14:04
YimengNiu
movie_filename with directories generating weird characters in directory names 1029 20 Apr 2013 - 22:22
RichardBlundell
Timelapse movies from 1280 * 720 IP cam mostly can not be viewed 1060 20 Mar 2013 - 20:05
BenZandstra
Starting motion only during the day 1066 15 Mar 2013 - 05:33
RodoDendron
webcam restarting and patrol movement should not be detected 1070 11 Mar 2013 - 02:17
LuisOrtega
Mition terminating from permission issue but have full (777) writes to target_dir 1094 14 Feb 2013 - 14:36
JasonKumpf
Code insertion 1102 06 Feb 2013 - 20:32
YannTripet
Picture corruption, 'setup_mode on', 2 Logitech QuickCams 1810 24 Jan 2013 - 20:29
DazzConway
Adjusting resolution from 640x480 to 176x144 - Wouldn't seem to be USB related 2060 21 Jan 2013 - 21:13
DazzConway
Partial green image 1120 21 Jan 2013 - 19:22
AadSlingerland
When streaming live webcam feed, only moving objects is shown 1126 13 Jan 2013 - 22:07
MichaelAndersen
height and width remove modulo 16 restriction 1133 07 Jan 2013 - 08:31
PeepoCom
Motion 3.2.12 gmake failed with ffmpeg error 1134 05 Jan 2013 - 13:02
ChengGan
Solved: 2 video encoders, same brand, same settings, one works, one gives libjpeg decompression failure 1141 30 Dec 2012 - 06:29
BenZandstra
Motion suddenly run in 176x144 1153 17 Dec 2012 - 21:07
TaryaKnyazya
illegal instruction error 1158 12 Dec 2012 - 22:52
NeuroneTv
libjpeg problem 1173 27 Nov 2012 - 15:09
RaivoKask
on_motion_start, on_motion_end - only starting/ending at start/end of motion 1182 18 Nov 2012 - 19:02
AndrewA
streaming from windows box to use as netcam in motion 1187 14 Nov 2012 - 11:40
JosephCurwen
http://:8081 display a grey captured image/streaming 1190 10 Nov 2012 - 19:42
MiguiPda
No video after trying chmod/palettes/etc. 1202 29 Oct 2012 - 18:36
VladHid
motion prevents the use of second camera by other apps 1203 28 Oct 2012 - 19:30
RisRos
Occasional watchdog timeouts on netcams 1220 11 Oct 2012 - 14:20
JeffSiddall
Motin works, but FFMpeg gives errors 1223 08 Oct 2012 - 20:34
BenZandstra
Sending live stream to a cloud server apache 1244 17 Sep 2012 - 18:26
JonVrabel
can't see live image; only see mask image 1246 15 Sep 2012 - 17:07
GaryNg
Which of usb cammera cooperates the best with motion 1247 15 Sep 2012 - 11:38
RomoSnie
Can I send a RAW video stream (YUV or YUYV)? 1271 22 Aug 2012 - 08:13
EthanMiller
Minimum Size of motion capture 1276 16 Aug 2012 - 21:30
FrTed
motion spawning 1277 15 Aug 2012 - 14:22
DaleWilcox
jpeg there but configure and make so no 1286 07 Aug 2012 - 03:45
DavidHorner
HTTP server only serves at about 1 frame per second 1290 02 Aug 2012 - 22:58
JoelLieberman
Incorrect palete problem. Logitech C200 working on raspberrypi 1297 27 Jul 2012 - 01:55
RemigiuszWawrzyniak
Problem if resolution is greater then 352x288 1303 21 Jul 2012 - 07:37
VaclavKeberdle
AVI Filename Mismatch When Viewed in Windows 1378 06 May 2012 - 20:30
RockyCJC
Saving individual frames of mjpeg stream 1383 01 May 2012 - 18:30
PeterSchmidt
Create folders by date 1412 03 Apr 2012 - 08:23
AppoloAppolosov
create folders by date 1412 03 Apr 2012 - 08:16
AppoloAppolosov
Bandwith issue in USB 3.0 1424 21 Mar 2012 - 13:42
JeanFrancoisHEINTZ
Image corruption when capturing 2 cameras 1447 21 Mar 2012 - 10:21
TosiaraTT
Webcam doesn't work with Motion active 1434 11 Mar 2012 - 21:00
FaceAnoms
Relative links in HTTP Based Control 1451 23 Feb 2012 - 18:52
DanielFarfan
How to set txt file as output 1456 19 Feb 2012 - 01:29
AqilG
Error capturing first image 1458 16 Feb 2012 - 22:37
CimOrlandu
How to configure to capture only at specified times of day 1480 13 Feb 2012 - 06:55
DavidHorner
Loss of remote control. 1462 13 Feb 2012 - 06:49
DavidHorner
Trouble backgrounding daemon process - Debian PowerPC Linux 1462 12 Feb 2012 - 15:58
KevinZedrick
2 usbcams on 1 usb bus with 15 fps is possible - how to set frames per second? 1477 29 Jan 2012 - 00:05
GeJansen
Motion on OpenSuse 12.1 x64 1499 07 Jan 2012 - 01:35
RaoEl
Motion Paused while ptz moving 1507 30 Dec 2011 - 09:46
AlfredoMarchini2
OSMF Player (Instead Combozola) Live Stream 1539 28 Nov 2011 - 11:49
EduardoCosta
mysql connections in sleep state 1599 29 Sep 2011 - 08:39
PeterTar
error on my cam GRANDTECH MEGAPIXEL IP CAM 1599 28 Sep 2011 - 22:34
FedericoDalZotto
low fps in detected motion 1603 24 Sep 2011 - 15:37
EvgenyPolupanov
Using motion as a tool to log amount of motion 1614 14 Sep 2011 - 07:05
LukasRuge
on_movie_start 1631 06 Sep 2011 - 20:28
FlorinAnton
Motion not recognizing the webcams 1627 31 Aug 2011 - 18:14
ChesterLou
Motion + pwcbsd + FreeBSD 8.1p2 amd64 + USB Quickcam 4000 Express 1628 31 Aug 2011 - 08:20
B3r3N
on_event_start not working in daemon mode on Fedora 14 1642 16 Aug 2011 - 23:40
MichaelMullins
should on_event_start run more than once per event? 1650 09 Aug 2011 - 03:18
FrankMildan
It looks like motion is running with interrupts off, ignoring the scheduler, or something even more wonky on OMAP3 (gumstix) system 1657 02 Aug 2011 - 02:25
ThorFarrish
Motion detection Algorithm 1665 25 Jul 2011 - 11:31
AyhiIlhi
Palette fail on composite input 1680 09 Jul 2011 - 22:01
TravisSimonds
Logitech C200 auto exposure control 1690 30 Jun 2011 - 11:44
UrosS
Order of time of motion detection ? 1702 17 Jun 2011 - 22:53
AsmaaElassal
Light level changes causing false events 1882 09 Jun 2011 - 18:13
AndrewBurgess
Camera refocusing causes false positive motion detection 1854 09 Jun 2011 - 18:00
AndrewBurgess
Live Streaming in format other than MJPEG 1714 06 Jun 2011 - 06:46
PranavTipnis
Quantization table 0x00 was not defined 1729 21 May 2011 - 13:41
AlexeyRod
How to secure access to your cam ports? 1797 15 Mar 2011 - 11:09
DannyKeuleneire
on_picture_save - calling rsync 1804 08 Mar 2011 - 13:30
MichaelS
how it knows page sis a jpg and multiple jpgs/movies per page example 1837 03 Feb 2011 - 01:49
DavidH
IP Camera Aviosys-9060AK: Unable to open video device. 2118 18 Jan 2011 - 20:39
PavelM345
webcam server: need to NOT write jpeg files, and bind to a different interface 1859 11 Jan 2011 - 23:01
LeeAllen
solid white image 1860 10 Jan 2011 - 22:14
StoneObscurity
Random picture using motion on synology with uvc-drivers (mjpg-streamers works) 1866 04 Jan 2011 - 22:42
RolandEgli
Fedora 14 motion daemon stops after a few seconds 1875 26 Dec 2010 - 13:19
BRUNETJeanPhilippe
How does DLink DCS 5230 use PTZ with Motion? 1888 13 Dec 2010 - 12:18
UweHeidrich
how to restrict access to camera streaming 1903 29 Nov 2010 - 10:51
IgorBunjevac
Airlink101 SkyIPCam500 Wired Night Vision Network Camera 1903 28 Nov 2010 - 18:07
DanEger
very slow frame from only one camera on arm9 s3c2410 paltform.whycan you help me!! 1909 23 Nov 2010 - 03:06
LikelinuxLikelinux
Captured image has wrong colors (displacement of chrome data) 1934 29 Oct 2010 - 11:07
JorgeNerin
USB Video device permissions need changing before motion can connect 1940 23 Oct 2010 - 08:22
DazzConway
LINKSYS WVC200 camera connection 1940 23 Oct 2010 - 07:20
JorgeOvallos
put password on streaming page 1966 27 Sep 2010 - 07:57
JeromeBzh
mp4 h264 streaming 1989 05 Sep 2010 - 11:14
FlorinAnton
No auto exposure with Logitech Quickcam express 1989 05 Sep 2010 - 08:14
DazzConway
Streaming server 1990 02 Sep 2010 - 19:48
AntonioTellechea
adding camera in runtime 2005 18 Aug 2010 - 21:04
FlorinAnton
BT878 video (IVC-200), VIDIOC_ENUMINPUT: Invalid, VIDIOCGCHAN): Invalid 2012 17 Aug 2010 - 05:16
DougDuBoulay
USB webcam bad immage at 640x480, all good at 352x288 2042 30 Jul 2010 - 10:51
PavelM345
Moving objects in video are transparent 2041 27 Jul 2010 - 19:57
JokubasJokubas
Trigger / Post Cap etc. in upper left of video 2028 26 Jul 2010 - 13:02
DavidPickard
USB disconnects 2034 21 Jul 2010 - 05:19
CeeJay
How to add audio to my .avi captured file? 2058 26 Jun 2010 - 12:27
LouisCroisez
OpenSuse 11.2 JPEG Library Issue 2062 25 Jun 2010 - 07:39
DanieWeideman
netcam and bktr0 not working in one config.. 2267 17 May 2010 - 11:19
JeffMcCorney
Motion can't open device after capture 2101 15 May 2010 - 10:41
PabloGNU
Many green lines on a image! 2217 27 Jan 2010 - 16:02
JeffMcCorney
Advanced suppression/timeout of motion detection 2209 27 Jan 2010 - 08:08
MichlSchmid
Increase motion detecting sensitivity/ have motion recording everything between hours? 2277 19 Nov 2009 - 16:22
NateLeDuc
Functionality of old Minimum_Gap in 3.2.11? 2311 17 Oct 2009 - 18:02
AdemRudin
Static mask file and smart mask at the same time? 2475 06 May 2009 - 11:14
DominicH
Number of topics: 228


Up to 10 Most Recent Support Questions that have been Assigned:

Headline Age Last Change Assigned To
motion: Thread 3 - Watchdog timeout, did NOT restart graceful,killing it! 1591 12 Apr 2015 - 09:23
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Installation on Slackware 489 12 Apr 2015 - 09:21
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
motion crashing after motion capture 438 12 Apr 2015 - 09:14
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
stable release wanted! 400 12 Apr 2015 - 09:07
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Install Motion on Centos6 386 12 Apr 2015 - 09:00
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
motion 3.2.12 - ffmpeg 0.8.16-6 - ipwebcam android 380 12 Apr 2015 - 08:54
TosiaraT
AlanFord
Blocky image artifacts corrupting snapshots 389 12 Apr 2015 - 08:51
TosiaraT
AlanFord
Deasturated image with color shifted 352 12 Apr 2015 - 08:47
TosiaraT
AlanFord
Event on motion picture saved 348 12 Apr 2015 - 08:43
TosiaraT
AlanFord
Motion detection, PIR-like function 328 12 Apr 2015 - 08:31
TosiaraT
 
Number of topics: 10

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The 100 Most Recent Support Questions that have been Answered:

Headline Age Last Change
errors while parsing motion.conf (Motion 3.2.12 in Raspbian Jessie) 4 11 Feb 2016 - 06:29
JoelK
Raspbrerry Pi 2 150 04 Dec 2015 - 11:09
BoudelJenks
motion detection method 96 22 Nov 2015 - 17:26
MrDave
raspberry pi motion 234 04 Sep 2015 - 20:51
MarkusK
SOLVED: rtsp netcam not working 299 22 Apr 2015 - 09:56
EmilioDefranco
/etc/init.d/motion: 2: /etc/default/motion: logfile: not found 306 21 Apr 2015 - 21:02
ArnaudCognard
Motion start errors 648 12 Apr 2015 - 09:42
TosiaraT
Fedora 20->21 motion stopped working. 428 12 Apr 2015 - 09:09
TosiaraT
How to make multiple views af streaming webcams (Raspberry Pi cam) 340 12 Apr 2015 - 08:37
TosiaraT
mjpeg with uvcvideo cam logitech HDPro C910 1861 12 Apr 2015 - 08:20
TosiaraT
Extra frames detected after real motion 376 17 Feb 2015 - 00:49
AlanFord
(segfault) Failed to create avi file, segmentation fault 582 28 Sep 2014 - 14:07
TosiaraT
(package) Is motion really in rpmfusion repo for redhat/centos 6? 565 28 Sep 2014 - 13:56
TosiaraT
remote control/config motion via web browser 504 28 Sep 2014 - 13:54
TosiaraT
Problem with image quality or stream authentification 2114 26 Sep 2014 - 19:06
TosiaraT
Divide Screen/Multiple cameras 2396 26 Sep 2014 - 19:05
TosiaraT
how to save a image as bmp file type 581 26 Sep 2014 - 18:25
TosiaraT
RSTP Protocol Support 570 26 Sep 2014 - 18:16
TosiaraT
Multiple raspberry pi's with camera module, running motion 567 26 Sep 2014 - 18:15
TosiaraT
Compilation with kernel 3.11.6 ? 514 26 Sep 2014 - 17:50
TosiaraT
Motion "unknown config options" with the standard given motion.conf 1471 23 Apr 2014 - 10:23
DavidWales
How can I use auto-brightness with a netcam? 1025 24 Feb 2014 - 06:02
AngelCarpintero
Access to Live Webcan Server through login and password 722 24 Feb 2014 - 05:59
AngelCarpintero
Motion compile fails on Beaglebone (arm7) with "Error: bad instruction `emms'" 1472 27 Dec 2013 - 09:13
TosiaraT
FOSCAM FI8918W and Motion 1080 28 Jul 2013 - 05:58
PhilipTait
Unable to find a compatible palette format with pac207 webcam 2580 03 Mar 2013 - 23:56
ChrisBlack
Calling an external program when the capture device fails? 1082 01 Mar 2013 - 07:14
KennethLavrsen
lastsnap.jpg not being created 1081 01 Mar 2013 - 07:04
KennethLavrsen
Green Output from USB Capture on Raspberry Pi 1325 08 Jul 2012 - 00:41
AngelCarpintero
Motion and MySQL on raspberrypi 1328 08 Jul 2012 - 00:36
AngelCarpintero
Cannot upload to FTP. (Solved) 1324 07 Jul 2012 - 17:33
AngelCarpintero
No my sql support? 1345 09 Jun 2012 - 21:35
AngelCarpintero
Unable to open Logitech C270 1351 07 Jun 2012 - 11:07
AngelCarpintero
external commands 1361 02 Jun 2012 - 02:55
AngelCarpintero
how do i view live stream from remote computer 1372 02 Jun 2012 - 02:50
AngelCarpintero
Background daemon seems to not function whatsoever. 1354 02 Jun 2012 - 02:47
AngelCarpintero
Normal motion stream on mini http server 1502 04 Feb 2012 - 23:54
AngelCarpintero
No action happening for on_event_start, on_movie_end, etc,, running in daemon mode 1492 24 Jan 2012 - 11:49
AngelCarpintero
linux/videodev.h not found 1519 05 Jan 2012 - 03:17
AngelCarpintero
Translate movement into direction 1545 30 Nov 2011 - 21:02
AngelCarpintero
Unknown webcam is not working :( 1545 22 Nov 2011 - 09:18
AngelCarpintero
Can't get on_movie_end to do anything 2518 11 Nov 2011 - 18:08
JohnR
Panasonic bl-c121 1564 11 Nov 2011 - 09:20
AngelCarpintero
cannot compile motion 3.2.12 with latest ffmpeg 1729 31 Oct 2011 - 03:53
AngelCarpintero
Motion detecting changes long after objects have stopped moving 1599 30 Sep 2011 - 10:41
JasonWestervelt
Logitech Quickcam cool using spca5xx-le driver 2894 08 Jun 2011 - 08:58
HenryFord
Motion does not identify /dev/video0 on Ubuntu Lucid, but VLC can see it. 1855 26 Apr 2011 - 10:19
DavidLeeming
How is it possible to restart only one thread? 1827 17 Feb 2011 - 02:56
AngelCarpintero
Problems in resolution using a Trust Webcam 2103 07 Feb 2011 - 20:15
ChuckHeron
ffmpeg enconding to flv to fast (msmpeg4 is ok) 2671 28 Jan 2011 - 21:15
FlorinAnton
How can I check why I cannot reach the motion webserver at localhost on the given port in the motion.conf ? 1904 01 Dec 2010 - 20:12
BenZandstra
Maximum number of cameras 1968 07 Nov 2010 - 11:43
AngelCarpintero
Multiple usb cams - unable to open device 1934 29 Oct 2010 - 02:04
OctavianStolnicu
Disable Auto exposure? 2335 29 Jul 2010 - 16:00
YannickDrolet
How to take pictures less frequently during motion? 2079 06 Jun 2010 - 18:58
AngelCarpintero
black screen on web preview 2116 30 May 2010 - 11:28
AngelCarpintero
unable to compile vloopback 1.3 in gentoo 2103 16 May 2010 - 00:55
AngelCarpintero
Simple logitech webcam, /dev/video0 fatal error 2107 15 May 2010 - 17:54
AngelCarpintero
Have motion run only at certain times. 2367 02 May 2010 - 13:59
AngelCarpintero
set a color for the motion outline box 2120 28 Apr 2010 - 22:00
AngelCarpintero
Conceptronic C54netcam2 problem 2307 28 Mar 2010 - 22:22
AngelCarpintero
HTTP authentication for STREAM URl 2379 28 Mar 2010 - 15:19
AngelCarpintero
Running motion on a Nokia N810 2620 21 Mar 2010 - 18:53
AngelCarpintero
More than 2 usb webcams in motion? 2248 21 Mar 2010 - 18:53
AngelCarpintero
How to allow only certain IP's connect to my webcam?? 2161 16 Mar 2010 - 13:28
AngelCarpintero
Ubuntu 9.10 and Motion as Daemon 2272 23 Feb 2010 - 08:18
FranzFoedermayr
configure pthread support 2200 05 Feb 2010 - 22:51
AngelCarpintero
Port Password Protect 2223 15 Jan 2010 - 00:20
AngelCarpintero
How configure to handle *30 simultaneous clients* for 2 hours? (online class!) 2228 09 Jan 2010 - 23:11
AngelCarpintero
Video4Linux Loopback Device "resize" 2253 21 Dec 2009 - 08:33
AngelCarpintero
046d:08cc logitech Orbit 2257 10 Dec 2009 - 09:10
AngelCarpintero
ZONEMINDER FAULT! 2258 09 Dec 2009 - 21:37
DarkPhoinix
i can make in linux-2.6.32 errors 409: error 469: error ... 2259 09 Dec 2009 - 15:32
AngelCarpintero
Saved files are root.root how do you change? 2263 04 Dec 2009 - 10:15
AngelCarpintero
Could not fetch initial image from camera -- no driver info is given. 2336 15 Nov 2009 - 18:16
AngelCarpintero
smart_mask_speed silently kills motion 2305 15 Nov 2009 - 18:11
AngelCarpintero
two webcams and motion.conf 2310 15 Nov 2009 - 17:59
AngelCarpintero
motion video record and video from live http server jump up and down 2340 15 Nov 2009 - 17:16
AngelCarpintero
mjprox, deny access to cgi-bin? 2315 15 Nov 2009 - 16:12
AngelCarpintero
How to config motion to use ipCams 2286 15 Nov 2009 - 13:38
AngelCarpintero
myIp:8081 ! the pictures are black, blue, grey 2340 21 Sep 2009 - 09:49
AngelCarpintero
Logitech Quickcam Sphere MP - Pan & Tilt do not work 2937 11 Aug 2009 - 04:19
AngelCarpintero
How to disable warnings about corrupt image? 2522 10 Aug 2009 - 00:21
AngelCarpintero
Canon raw mjpeg stream failure? Failed to read first camera header - giving up for now 2541 10 Aug 2009 - 00:00
AngelCarpintero
MSI Starcam Clip II problem 2711 09 Aug 2009 - 23:59
AngelCarpintero
White pictures when using multiple inputs on one card 2716 09 Aug 2009 - 23:58
AngelCarpintero
Error capturing first image 2784 09 Aug 2009 - 23:57
AngelCarpintero
Motion and dv4l, problem similar to Support Question 2008x 08x 14x 014531? 2589 09 Aug 2009 - 20:28
AngelCarpintero
Logitech 46d:092f QuickCam Express Plus didn't work. 2643 09 Aug 2009 - 20:25
AngelCarpintero
Kernel oop when accessing vloopback device 2386 08 Aug 2009 - 23:01
AngelCarpintero
Images are Grey with "Unable to open Video Device" printed top left - Genius Eye 312 2383 06 Aug 2009 - 01:36
AngelCarpintero
PJPG Unable to find a compatible palette format. 2672 06 Aug 2009 - 00:51
AngelCarpintero
opensuse 11 2646 06 Aug 2009 - 00:38
AngelCarpintero
Motion on Freebsd 2420 05 Aug 2009 - 19:51
AngelCarpintero
Motion stalling in Ubuntu 9.04 2479 05 Aug 2009 - 19:47
AngelCarpintero
Does Linux Preemption Matter? 2585 05 Aug 2009 - 19:41
AngelCarpintero
Two cameras don't work together 2384 05 Aug 2009 - 18:35
AngelCarpintero
Memory map error when adding a new Logitech Quickcam Pro 9000 2770 05 Aug 2009 - 16:36
AngelCarpintero
Motion.conf is not making sense 2390 03 Aug 2009 - 20:49
AngelCarpintero
Many destroyed frames ==> permanent motion detect 2409 12 Jul 2009 - 22:29
AngelCarpintero
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