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.

Note that if you have questions about Linux, Camera drivers, Special Uses of Motion etc you probably have a better chance getting an answer by joining and asking the MailingList.

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Already Asked Questions

Questions Asked but Not Yet Answered:

Headline Age Last Change
RTSP motion.conf syntax 6 25 Oct 2014 - 00:49
MrDave
How to get less sensitive to fluctuations of brightness 9 17 Oct 2014 - 13:09
RoBra81
daemon removal 10 16 Oct 2014 - 21:10
GerhardW
Installation on Slackware 14 12 Oct 2014 - 15:56
AndreyBykov
motion: Thread 3 - Watchdog timeout, did NOT restart graceful,killing it! 1116 06 Oct 2014 - 21:07
KennethLavrsen
Targeting system for Raspberry Pi 24 03 Oct 2014 - 01:01
ChrisHinshaw
Edit HTML Motion Configuration 26 30 Sep 2014 - 18:28
NandaSamudera
milli/nano seconds 100 18 Jul 2014 - 23:24
JoshuaPeluso
How to record all the time and save a image when a motion ocurs 143 05 Jun 2014 - 23:39
GoekhanSevo
Bug for using Postgresql 156 24 May 2014 - 05:57
AlanLai
Smart mask and static mask 166 13 May 2014 - 13:09
KyuzoUzumaki
Motion start errors 173 08 May 2014 - 18:38
SemenovAlexey
Exporting Coordinates 172 07 May 2014 - 17:43
HenriqueAndrade
increase fps in timelaps 191 18 Apr 2014 - 20:10
VitoAmmirata
Motion capture jpg contains interframe frame line offset 193 16 Apr 2014 - 18:59
GlennTelleed
Motion with 2 cameras, only one works 193 16 Apr 2014 - 17:08
PanosXatzi
Movie record quality bad 311 15 Apr 2014 - 20:55
DirkHilges
on_movie_end doesen't work 581 08 Apr 2014 - 13:26
DavidPowell
Detection from multiple cameras simulteanusly 210 08 Apr 2014 - 10:31
DazzConway
Problems controling motion via cron - bug? 211 30 Mar 2014 - 07:40
ReggieNoo
Is it possible to record or capture IP Camera using motion in realtime ? 212 29 Mar 2014 - 02:52
IrvanKro
Snapshots get overwritten if interval < 10s 213 27 Mar 2014 - 15:38
EnzoBrands
svn trunk motion + git trunk ffmpeg + Ubuntu 10.04 223 26 Mar 2014 - 13:06
KarelH
Watchdog timeout httpd 216 25 Mar 2014 - 07:52
CharlesMoyes
Increase motion detection speed 219 22 Mar 2014 - 04:31
HunterHu
possible race with 2 stk1160 USB devices 229 11 Mar 2014 - 18:58
PratFall
Slow MPEG Record 255 14 Feb 2014 - 10:35
AlexKirchner
AXIS 207 Network Camera 258 11 Feb 2014 - 10:16
B0ssK4ra
Trying to build on CentOS 6.4 - compiler throwing errors 283 08 Feb 2014 - 15:20
MikePort
Using motion with stream from VLC 264 04 Feb 2014 - 19:27
GustavoCampos
Screen variables 266 02 Feb 2014 - 21:31
AugustoVelasco
Video pictures very dark and cannot increase brightness 267 02 Feb 2014 - 09:16
ReggieNoo
couldn't get IP-Cam L-Series working with motion 270 01 Feb 2014 - 06:22
MichaelPlagmann
Can motion read from standard input / pipe / file instead of the video device ? 277 23 Jan 2014 - 06:55
AndySen
myfopen: Error opening file | put_picture: Can't write picture to file 287 13 Jan 2014 - 03:25
RaulFenossi
Two Questions about Motion on Raspberry Pi (x.264 and FFMPEG) 288 11 Jan 2014 - 15:02
MattMoore
Motion with Logitech cam works for the first time, the second always fails 1003 27 Dec 2013 - 09:43
TosiaraT
Please Adjust Webcam Server to Work with Chrome 304 26 Dec 2013 - 17:05
DavidRadin
What are the default Saturation, Contrast and Hue values? 316 15 Dec 2013 - 05:19
StevenD
Command line options for reconfiguring motion 323 08 Dec 2013 - 10:19
AravindI
delete file.avi file.jpeg 335 28 Nov 2013 - 01:50
AmriAm
Camera IP Wanscam JW0008 (Motion OK); JW0011 esterna (Motion KO!) 337 24 Nov 2013 - 15:29
DanieleModica
Motion-trunk does not save all images 355 08 Nov 2013 - 19:20
AndrewK
H264 support in "v4l2_palette"-option? 355 06 Nov 2013 - 09:45
AndreiAlexsson
What does emulate_motion do? 355 05 Nov 2013 - 18:35
AndrewK
Threshold for movies in seconds 355 05 Nov 2013 - 16:14
ThomasKuczek
No motion detected in netcam (Axis) though motion previously detected in webcam 361 31 Oct 2013 - 02:48
WillStewart
motion works, but does not show stream 421 29 Oct 2013 - 17:24
DavidRadin
Duplicate and blank webcams in multi camera setup. 379 15 Oct 2013 - 14:25
JohnBadger
nph-mjprox won't refresh 382 10 Oct 2013 - 10:14
DavidKjoeller
Help me with setting 400 21 Sep 2013 - 19:47
KirsSysh
Cannot view motion streaming images in browser 400 21 Sep 2013 - 18:08
JasonYang
record all images. attach to mail only the best one. 403 19 Sep 2013 - 11:48
ChristopheC
Camera D-Link 932L 408 14 Sep 2013 - 11:02
AlbertBufias
What determines when the %v (event) counter resets? 423 29 Aug 2013 - 18:38
KeeganMorrison
Digitemp and Motion 425 28 Aug 2013 - 05:54
AkulovMikhail
Add webcam_authentication feature - just like control_authentication 428 25 Aug 2013 - 04:24
JoeMotionMan
How to reduce false motion alarms 433 19 Aug 2013 - 15:04
LawrenceChiu
Motion shows the bottom of the image gray 436 16 Aug 2013 - 17:46
LuisMunster
Is there any Support Here 436 16 Aug 2013 - 15:03
LynnPaskett
on_event_end not executing script 438 15 Aug 2013 - 03:50
LynnPaskett
Motion Crashes. No logs... 440 12 Aug 2013 - 22:00
KesanoKX
Panasonic IP Cam Support 452 31 Jul 2013 - 20:18
JustinPoiroux
text_left 452 31 Jul 2013 - 16:32
StanBruyn
Overlay text on webcam-server stream 452 31 Jul 2013 - 14:58
StanBruyn
Hosting webcam with nginx on RPi 467 16 Jul 2013 - 20:05
BeeMan
Autobrightness does not work on two USB cameras 472 12 Jul 2013 - 08:58
RobbertBen
No longer able to record timelapse video 472 12 Jul 2013 - 07:03
StefanBruda
RTSP Support 474 09 Jul 2013 - 22:58
GerardoCaudillo
ffmpeg_open: avcodec_open - could not open codec mpeg4 476 07 Jul 2013 - 19:12
UweWeng
on_motion_detected not working 479 04 Jul 2013 - 14:52
TyY
Differences in behaviour between daemon and non daemon modes 506 07 Jun 2013 - 18:37
GlennT
How can I hide defined image area 524 20 May 2013 - 16:28
UweHeidrich
X-Y coordinates 536 09 May 2013 - 05:51
JasonRStockton
Get info where the motion was detected 536 08 May 2013 - 13:41
MatthiasHeise
Video recording start 1 min after motion has detected 546 28 Apr 2013 - 14:04
YimengNiu
movie_filename with directories generating weird characters in directory names 554 20 Apr 2013 - 22:22
RichardBlundell
Timelapse movies from 1280 * 720 IP cam mostly can not be viewed 585 20 Mar 2013 - 20:05
BenZandstra
Starting motion only during the day 591 15 Mar 2013 - 05:33
RodoDendron
webcam restarting and patrol movement should not be detected 595 11 Mar 2013 - 02:17
LuisOrtega
Mition terminating from permission issue but have full (777) writes to target_dir 619 14 Feb 2013 - 14:36
JasonKumpf
Code insertion 627 06 Feb 2013 - 20:32
YannTripet
Picture corruption, 'setup_mode on', 2 Logitech QuickCams 1335 24 Jan 2013 - 20:29
DazzConway
Adjusting resolution from 640x480 to 176x144 - Wouldn't seem to be USB related 1585 21 Jan 2013 - 21:13
DazzConway
Partial green image 645 21 Jan 2013 - 19:22
AadSlingerland
When streaming live webcam feed, only moving objects is shown 651 13 Jan 2013 - 22:07
MichaelAndersen
height and width remove modulo 16 restriction 658 07 Jan 2013 - 08:31
PeepoCom
Motion 3.2.12 gmake failed with ffmpeg error 659 05 Jan 2013 - 13:02
ChengGan
Solved: 2 video encoders, same brand, same settings, one works, one gives libjpeg decompression failure 666 30 Dec 2012 - 06:29
BenZandstra
Motion suddenly run in 176x144 678 17 Dec 2012 - 21:07
TaryaKnyazya
illegal instruction error 683 12 Dec 2012 - 22:52
NeuroneTv
libjpeg problem 698 27 Nov 2012 - 15:09
RaivoKask
on_motion_start, on_motion_end - only starting/ending at start/end of motion 707 18 Nov 2012 - 19:02
AndrewA
streaming from windows box to use as netcam in motion 712 14 Nov 2012 - 11:40
JosephCurwen
http://:8081 display a grey captured image/streaming 715 10 Nov 2012 - 19:42
MiguiPda
No video after trying chmod/palettes/etc. 727 29 Oct 2012 - 18:36
VladHid
motion prevents the use of second camera by other apps 728 28 Oct 2012 - 19:30
RisRos
Occasional watchdog timeouts on netcams 745 11 Oct 2012 - 14:20
JeffSiddall
Motin works, but FFMpeg gives errors 748 08 Oct 2012 - 20:34
BenZandstra
Sending live stream to a cloud server apache 769 17 Sep 2012 - 18:26
JonVrabel
can't see live image; only see mask image 771 15 Sep 2012 - 17:07
GaryNg
Which of usb cammera cooperates the best with motion 772 15 Sep 2012 - 11:38
RomoSnie
Can I send a RAW video stream (YUV or YUYV)? 796 22 Aug 2012 - 08:13
EthanMiller
Minimum Size of motion capture 801 16 Aug 2012 - 21:30
FrTed
motion spawning 802 15 Aug 2012 - 14:22
DaleWilcox
jpeg there but configure and make so no 811 07 Aug 2012 - 03:45
DavidHorner
HTTP server only serves at about 1 frame per second 815 02 Aug 2012 - 22:58
JoelLieberman
Incorrect palete problem. Logitech C200 working on raspberrypi 822 27 Jul 2012 - 01:55
RemigiuszWawrzyniak
Problem if resolution is greater then 352x288 828 21 Jul 2012 - 07:37
VaclavKeberdle
AVI Filename Mismatch When Viewed in Windows 903 06 May 2012 - 20:30
RockyCJC
Saving individual frames of mjpeg stream 908 01 May 2012 - 18:30
PeterSchmidt
Create folders by date 937 03 Apr 2012 - 08:23
AppoloAppolosov
create folders by date 937 03 Apr 2012 - 08:16
AppoloAppolosov
Bandwith issue in USB 3.0 949 21 Mar 2012 - 13:42
JeanFrancoisHEINTZ
Image corruption when capturing 2 cameras 972 21 Mar 2012 - 10:21
TosiaraTT
Webcam doesn't work with Motion active 959 11 Mar 2012 - 21:00
FaceAnoms
Relative links in HTTP Based Control 976 23 Feb 2012 - 18:52
DanielFarfan
How to set txt file as output 981 19 Feb 2012 - 01:29
AqilG
Error capturing first image 983 16 Feb 2012 - 22:37
CimOrlandu
How to configure to capture only at specified times of day 1005 13 Feb 2012 - 06:55
DavidHorner
Loss of remote control. 987 13 Feb 2012 - 06:49
DavidHorner
Trouble backgrounding daemon process - Debian PowerPC Linux 987 12 Feb 2012 - 15:58
KevinZedrick
2 usbcams on 1 usb bus with 15 fps is possible - how to set frames per second? 1002 29 Jan 2012 - 00:05
GeJansen
Motion on OpenSuse 12.1 x64 1024 07 Jan 2012 - 01:35
RaoEl
Motion Paused while ptz moving 1032 30 Dec 2011 - 09:46
AlfredoMarchini2
OSMF Player (Instead Combozola) Live Stream 1064 28 Nov 2011 - 11:49
EduardoCosta
mysql connections in sleep state 1124 29 Sep 2011 - 08:39
PeterTar
error on my cam GRANDTECH MEGAPIXEL IP CAM 1124 28 Sep 2011 - 22:34
FedericoDalZotto
low fps in detected motion 1128 24 Sep 2011 - 15:37
EvgenyPolupanov
Using motion as a tool to log amount of motion 1139 14 Sep 2011 - 07:05
LukasRuge
on_movie_start 1156 06 Sep 2011 - 20:28
FlorinAnton
Motion not recognizing the webcams 1152 31 Aug 2011 - 18:14
ChesterLou
Motion + pwcbsd + FreeBSD 8.1p2 amd64 + USB Quickcam 4000 Express 1153 31 Aug 2011 - 08:20
B3r3N
on_event_start not working in daemon mode on Fedora 14 1167 16 Aug 2011 - 23:40
MichaelMullins
should on_event_start run more than once per event? 1175 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 1182 02 Aug 2011 - 02:25
ThorFarrish
Motion detection Algorithm 1190 25 Jul 2011 - 11:31
AyhiIlhi
Palette fail on composite input 1205 09 Jul 2011 - 22:01
TravisSimonds
Logitech C200 auto exposure control 1215 30 Jun 2011 - 11:44
UrosS
Order of time of motion detection ? 1227 17 Jun 2011 - 22:53
AsmaaElassal
Light level changes causing false events 1407 09 Jun 2011 - 18:13
AndrewBurgess
Camera refocusing causes false positive motion detection 1379 09 Jun 2011 - 18:00
AndrewBurgess
Live Streaming in format other than MJPEG 1239 06 Jun 2011 - 06:46
PranavTipnis
Quantization table 0x00 was not defined 1254 21 May 2011 - 13:41
AlexeyRod
How to secure access to your cam ports? 1322 15 Mar 2011 - 11:09
DannyKeuleneire
on_picture_save - calling rsync 1329 08 Mar 2011 - 13:30
MichaelS
how it knows page sis a jpg and multiple jpgs/movies per page example 1362 03 Feb 2011 - 01:49
DavidH
IP Camera Aviosys-9060AK: Unable to open video device. 1643 18 Jan 2011 - 20:39
PavelM345
webcam server: need to NOT write jpeg files, and bind to a different interface 1384 11 Jan 2011 - 23:01
LeeAllen
solid white image 1385 10 Jan 2011 - 22:14
StoneObscurity
mjpeg with uvcvideo cam logitech HDPro C910 1386 09 Jan 2011 - 19:44
EmmettBrown
Random picture using motion on synology with uvc-drivers (mjpg-streamers works) 1391 04 Jan 2011 - 22:42
RolandEgli
Fedora 14 motion daemon stops after a few seconds 1400 26 Dec 2010 - 13:19
BRUNETJeanPhilippe
How does DLink DCS 5230 use PTZ with Motion? 1413 13 Dec 2010 - 12:18
UweHeidrich
how to restrict access to camera streaming 1428 29 Nov 2010 - 10:51
IgorBunjevac
Airlink101 SkyIPCam500 Wired Night Vision Network Camera 1428 28 Nov 2010 - 18:07
DanEger
very slow frame from only one camera on arm9 s3c2410 paltform.whycan you help me!! 1434 23 Nov 2010 - 03:06
LikelinuxLikelinux
Captured image has wrong colors (displacement of chrome data) 1459 29 Oct 2010 - 11:07
JorgeNerin
USB Video device permissions need changing before motion can connect 1465 23 Oct 2010 - 08:22
DazzConway
LINKSYS WVC200 camera connection 1465 23 Oct 2010 - 07:20
JorgeOvallos
put password on streaming page 1491 27 Sep 2010 - 07:57
JeromeBzh
mp4 h264 streaming 1514 05 Sep 2010 - 11:14
FlorinAnton
No auto exposure with Logitech Quickcam express 1514 05 Sep 2010 - 08:14
DazzConway
Streaming server 1515 02 Sep 2010 - 19:48
AntonioTellechea
adding camera in runtime 1530 18 Aug 2010 - 21:04
FlorinAnton
BT878 video (IVC-200), VIDIOC_ENUMINPUT: Invalid, VIDIOCGCHAN): Invalid 1537 17 Aug 2010 - 05:16
DougDuBoulay
USB webcam bad immage at 640x480, all good at 352x288 1567 30 Jul 2010 - 10:51
PavelM345
Moving objects in video are transparent 1566 27 Jul 2010 - 19:57
JokubasJokubas
Trigger / Post Cap etc. in upper left of video 1553 26 Jul 2010 - 13:02
DavidPickard
USB disconnects 1559 21 Jul 2010 - 05:19
CeeJay
How to add audio to my .avi captured file? 1583 26 Jun 2010 - 12:27
LouisCroisez
OpenSuse 11.2 JPEG Library Issue 1587 25 Jun 2010 - 07:39
DanieWeideman
netcam and bktr0 not working in one config.. 1792 17 May 2010 - 11:19
JeffMcCorney
Motion can't open device after capture 1626 15 May 2010 - 10:41
PabloGNU
Many green lines on a image! 1742 27 Jan 2010 - 16:02
JeffMcCorney
Advanced suppression/timeout of motion detection 1734 27 Jan 2010 - 08:08
MichlSchmid
Increase motion detecting sensitivity/ have motion recording everything between hours? 1802 19 Nov 2009 - 16:22
NateLeDuc
Functionality of old Minimum_Gap in 3.2.11? 1836 17 Oct 2009 - 18:02
AdemRudin
Static mask file and smart mask at the same time? 2000 06 May 2009 - 11:14
DominicH
Number of topics: 179


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

Headline Age Last Change Assigned To
Add ability to use conversion specifiers for target_dir 68 30 Sep 2014 - 15:32
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Add group permittions to new files 63 30 Sep 2014 - 15:11
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
ftp'ing pictures 170 28 Sep 2014 - 14:06
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
4 Camera laptop capture frequently fails to open 1 camera 30 27 Sep 2014 - 17:32
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
How to use a RTMP stream in Motion 168 26 Sep 2014 - 18:59
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
How disable movement detection ? 188 26 Sep 2014 - 18:56
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Limit on # of IP cameras being monitored? 100 26 Sep 2014 - 18:47
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
TV-IP651W libjpeg decompression failure 144 26 Sep 2014 - 18:46
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Can I update the same image file somehow? 53 26 Sep 2014 - 18:07
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Cannot save movies 42 26 Sep 2014 - 18:03
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Number of topics: 10

See all AssignedQuestions.


The 100 Most Recent Support Questions that have been Answered:

Headline Age Last Change
(segfault) Failed to create avi file, segmentation fault 107 28 Sep 2014 - 14:07
TosiaraT
(package) Is motion really in rpmfusion repo for redhat/centos 6? 90 28 Sep 2014 - 13:56
TosiaraT
remote control/config motion via web browser 29 28 Sep 2014 - 13:54
TosiaraT
Problem with image quality or stream authentification 1639 26 Sep 2014 - 19:06
TosiaraT
Divide Screen/Multiple cameras 1921 26 Sep 2014 - 19:05
TosiaraT
how to save a image as bmp file type 106 26 Sep 2014 - 18:25
TosiaraT
RSTP Protocol Support 95 26 Sep 2014 - 18:16
TosiaraT
Multiple raspberry pi's with camera module, running motion 92 26 Sep 2014 - 18:15
TosiaraT
Compilation with kernel 3.11.6 ? 39 26 Sep 2014 - 17:50
TosiaraT
Motion "unknown config options" with the standard given motion.conf 996 23 Apr 2014 - 10:23
DavidWales
How can I use auto-brightness with a netcam? 550 24 Feb 2014 - 06:02
AngelCarpintero
Access to Live Webcan Server through login and password 247 24 Feb 2014 - 05:59
AngelCarpintero
Motion compile fails on Beaglebone (arm7) with "Error: bad instruction `emms'" 997 27 Dec 2013 - 09:13
TosiaraT
FOSCAM FI8918W and Motion 605 28 Jul 2013 - 05:58
PhilipTait
Unable to find a compatible palette format with pac207 webcam 2105 03 Mar 2013 - 23:56
ChrisBlack
Calling an external program when the capture device fails? 607 01 Mar 2013 - 07:14
KennethLavrsen
lastsnap.jpg not being created 606 01 Mar 2013 - 07:04
KennethLavrsen
Green Output from USB Capture on Raspberry Pi 850 08 Jul 2012 - 00:41
AngelCarpintero
Motion and MySQL on raspberrypi 853 08 Jul 2012 - 00:36
AngelCarpintero
Cannot upload to FTP. (Solved) 849 07 Jul 2012 - 17:33
AngelCarpintero
No my sql support? 870 09 Jun 2012 - 21:35
AngelCarpintero
Unable to open Logitech C270 876 07 Jun 2012 - 11:07
AngelCarpintero
external commands 886 02 Jun 2012 - 02:55
AngelCarpintero
how do i view live stream from remote computer 897 02 Jun 2012 - 02:50
AngelCarpintero
Background daemon seems to not function whatsoever. 879 02 Jun 2012 - 02:47
AngelCarpintero
Normal motion stream on mini http server 1027 04 Feb 2012 - 23:54
AngelCarpintero
No action happening for on_event_start, on_movie_end, etc,, running in daemon mode 1017 24 Jan 2012 - 11:49
AngelCarpintero
linux/videodev.h not found 1044 05 Jan 2012 - 03:17
AngelCarpintero
Translate movement into direction 1070 30 Nov 2011 - 21:02
AngelCarpintero
Unknown webcam is not working :( 1070 22 Nov 2011 - 09:18
AngelCarpintero
Can't get on_movie_end to do anything 2043 11 Nov 2011 - 18:08
JohnR
Panasonic bl-c121 1089 11 Nov 2011 - 09:20
AngelCarpintero
cannot compile motion 3.2.12 with latest ffmpeg 1254 31 Oct 2011 - 03:53
AngelCarpintero
Motion detecting changes long after objects have stopped moving 1124 30 Sep 2011 - 10:41
JasonWestervelt
Logitech Quickcam cool using spca5xx-le driver 2419 08 Jun 2011 - 08:58
HenryFord
Motion does not identify /dev/video0 on Ubuntu Lucid, but VLC can see it. 1380 26 Apr 2011 - 10:19
DavidLeeming
How is it possible to restart only one thread? 1352 17 Feb 2011 - 02:56
AngelCarpintero
Problems in resolution using a Trust Webcam 1628 07 Feb 2011 - 20:15
ChuckHeron
ffmpeg enconding to flv to fast (msmpeg4 is ok) 2196 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 ? 1429 01 Dec 2010 - 20:12
BenZandstra
Maximum number of cameras 1493 07 Nov 2010 - 11:43
AngelCarpintero
Multiple usb cams - unable to open device 1459 29 Oct 2010 - 02:04
OctavianStolnicu
Disable Auto exposure? 1860 29 Jul 2010 - 16:00
YannickDrolet
How to take pictures less frequently during motion? 1604 06 Jun 2010 - 18:58
AngelCarpintero
black screen on web preview 1641 30 May 2010 - 11:28
AngelCarpintero
unable to compile vloopback 1.3 in gentoo 1628 16 May 2010 - 00:55
AngelCarpintero
Simple logitech webcam, /dev/video0 fatal error 1632 15 May 2010 - 17:54
AngelCarpintero
Have motion run only at certain times. 1892 02 May 2010 - 13:59
AngelCarpintero
set a color for the motion outline box 1645 28 Apr 2010 - 22:00
AngelCarpintero
Conceptronic C54netcam2 problem 1832 28 Mar 2010 - 22:22
AngelCarpintero
HTTP authentication for STREAM URl 1904 28 Mar 2010 - 15:19
AngelCarpintero
Running motion on a Nokia N810 2145 21 Mar 2010 - 18:53
AngelCarpintero
More than 2 usb webcams in motion? 1773 21 Mar 2010 - 18:53
AngelCarpintero
How to allow only certain IP's connect to my webcam?? 1686 16 Mar 2010 - 13:28
AngelCarpintero
Ubuntu 9.10 and Motion as Daemon 1797 23 Feb 2010 - 08:18
FranzFoedermayr
configure pthread support 1725 05 Feb 2010 - 22:51
AngelCarpintero
Port Password Protect 1748 15 Jan 2010 - 00:20
AngelCarpintero
How configure to handle *30 simultaneous clients* for 2 hours? (online class!) 1753 09 Jan 2010 - 23:11
AngelCarpintero
Video4Linux Loopback Device "resize" 1778 21 Dec 2009 - 08:33
AngelCarpintero
046d:08cc logitech Orbit 1782 10 Dec 2009 - 09:10
AngelCarpintero
ZONEMINDER FAULT! 1783 09 Dec 2009 - 21:37
DarkPhoinix
i can make in linux-2.6.32 errors 409: error 469: error ... 1784 09 Dec 2009 - 15:32
AngelCarpintero
Saved files are root.root how do you change? 1788 04 Dec 2009 - 10:15
AngelCarpintero
Could not fetch initial image from camera -- no driver info is given. 1861 15 Nov 2009 - 18:16
AngelCarpintero
smart_mask_speed silently kills motion 1830 15 Nov 2009 - 18:11
AngelCarpintero
two webcams and motion.conf 1835 15 Nov 2009 - 17:59
AngelCarpintero
motion video record and video from live http server jump up and down 1865 15 Nov 2009 - 17:16
AngelCarpintero
mjprox, deny access to cgi-bin? 1840 15 Nov 2009 - 16:12
AngelCarpintero
How to config motion to use ipCams 1811 15 Nov 2009 - 13:38
AngelCarpintero
myIp:8081 ! the pictures are black, blue, grey 1865 21 Sep 2009 - 09:49
AngelCarpintero
Logitech Quickcam Sphere MP - Pan & Tilt do not work 2462 11 Aug 2009 - 04:19
AngelCarpintero
How to disable warnings about corrupt image? 2047 10 Aug 2009 - 00:21
AngelCarpintero
Canon raw mjpeg stream failure? Failed to read first camera header - giving up for now 2066 10 Aug 2009 - 00:00
AngelCarpintero
MSI Starcam Clip II problem 2236 09 Aug 2009 - 23:59
AngelCarpintero
White pictures when using multiple inputs on one card 2241 09 Aug 2009 - 23:58
AngelCarpintero
Error capturing first image 2309 09 Aug 2009 - 23:57
AngelCarpintero
Motion and dv4l, problem similar to Support Question 2008x 08x 14x 014531? 2114 09 Aug 2009 - 20:28
AngelCarpintero
Logitech 46d:092f QuickCam Express Plus didn't work. 2168 09 Aug 2009 - 20:25
AngelCarpintero
Kernel oop when accessing vloopback device 1911 08 Aug 2009 - 23:01
AngelCarpintero
Images are Grey with "Unable to open Video Device" printed top left - Genius Eye 312 1908 06 Aug 2009 - 01:36
AngelCarpintero
PJPG Unable to find a compatible palette format. 2197 06 Aug 2009 - 00:51
AngelCarpintero
opensuse 11 2171 06 Aug 2009 - 00:38
AngelCarpintero
Motion on Freebsd 1945 05 Aug 2009 - 19:51
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Motion stalling in Ubuntu 9.04 2004 05 Aug 2009 - 19:47
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Does Linux Preemption Matter? 2110 05 Aug 2009 - 19:41
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Two cameras don't work together 1909 05 Aug 2009 - 18:35
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Memory map error when adding a new Logitech Quickcam Pro 9000 2295 05 Aug 2009 - 16:36
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Motion.conf is not making sense 1915 03 Aug 2009 - 20:49
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Many destroyed frames ==> permanent motion detect 1934 12 Jul 2009 - 22:29
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Motion won't write video files after ubuntu 8.04-9.04 reinstall 2006 12 Jul 2009 - 09:56
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Webcam stream only displaying Ghost Images 1933 11 Jul 2009 - 21:55
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List current used options from motion.conf 2023 09 Jul 2009 - 09:00
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Huffman table 0x00 was not defined 2020 09 Jul 2009 - 08:59
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Authentication for the mini-http server 2022 09 Jul 2009 - 08:57
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YUYV not working with USB 1.1 2047 09 Jul 2009 - 08:27
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emailing of pictures 1992 09 Jul 2009 - 07:56
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Running Motion 1956 09 Jul 2009 - 07:55
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sync error + mcapture error 1961 09 Jul 2009 - 07:46
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Weird behaviour with two cams 1977 09 Jul 2009 - 07:42
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Unable to open video device 1985 08 Jul 2009 - 07:54
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