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
on_event_end script log error missing 9 17 May 2015 - 17:08
GilbertWilliams
integration with C program 11 15 May 2015 - 19:52
SetuGupta
ffmpeg Pipe vs. Library 20 07 May 2015 - 01:51
ChrisConner
motion segfaults in ffmpeg 21 06 May 2015 - 01:39
L29Ah
Debian 8 jessie, 21 05 May 2015 - 18:05
IgorLimonov
Logitech QuickCam not working 25 02 May 2015 - 07:45
BartChaltin
external data source for text display 28 28 Apr 2015 - 14:48
KeithSchmitt
Green screen only from Wanscam. 34 22 Apr 2015 - 18:51
JamesRoots
Timelapse video broken again by ffmpeg upgrade (to 2.2.14) 34 22 Apr 2015 - 12:27
StefanBruda
Motion-trunk does not save all images 567 22 Apr 2015 - 08:50
DavidRobb
--sysconfdir configure parameter specifies both config file install dir AND search dir. 107 09 Feb 2015 - 05:57
AlanFord
How to get less sensitive to fluctuations of brightness 221 17 Oct 2014 - 13:09
RoBra81
daemon removal 222 16 Oct 2014 - 21:10
GerhardW
Targeting system for Raspberry Pi 236 03 Oct 2014 - 01:01
ChrisHinshaw
Edit HTML Motion Configuration 238 30 Sep 2014 - 18:28
NandaSamudera
milli/nano seconds 312 18 Jul 2014 - 23:24
JoshuaPeluso
How to record all the time and save a image when a motion ocurs 355 05 Jun 2014 - 23:39
GoekhanSevo
Bug for using Postgresql 368 24 May 2014 - 05:57
AlanLai
Smart mask and static mask 378 13 May 2014 - 13:09
KyuzoUzumaki
Exporting Coordinates 384 07 May 2014 - 17:43
HenriqueAndrade
increase fps in timelaps 403 18 Apr 2014 - 20:10
VitoAmmirata
Motion capture jpg contains interframe frame line offset 405 16 Apr 2014 - 18:59
GlennTelleed
Motion with 2 cameras, only one works 405 16 Apr 2014 - 17:08
PanosXatzi
Movie record quality bad 523 15 Apr 2014 - 20:55
DirkHilges
on_movie_end doesen't work 793 08 Apr 2014 - 13:26
DavidPowell
Detection from multiple cameras simulteanusly 422 08 Apr 2014 - 10:31
DazzConway
Problems controling motion via cron - bug? 423 30 Mar 2014 - 07:40
ReggieNoo
Is it possible to record or capture IP Camera using motion in realtime ? 424 29 Mar 2014 - 02:52
IrvanKro
Snapshots get overwritten if interval < 10s 425 27 Mar 2014 - 15:38
EnzoBrands
svn trunk motion + git trunk ffmpeg + Ubuntu 10.04 435 26 Mar 2014 - 13:06
KarelH
Watchdog timeout httpd 428 25 Mar 2014 - 07:52
CharlesMoyes
Increase motion detection speed 431 22 Mar 2014 - 04:31
HunterHu
possible race with 2 stk1160 USB devices 441 11 Mar 2014 - 18:58
PratFall
Slow MPEG Record 467 14 Feb 2014 - 10:35
AlexKirchner
AXIS 207 Network Camera 470 11 Feb 2014 - 10:16
B0ssK4ra
Trying to build on CentOS 6.4 - compiler throwing errors 495 08 Feb 2014 - 15:20
MikePort
Using motion with stream from VLC 476 04 Feb 2014 - 19:27
GustavoCampos
Screen variables 478 02 Feb 2014 - 21:31
AugustoVelasco
Video pictures very dark and cannot increase brightness 479 02 Feb 2014 - 09:16
ReggieNoo
couldn't get IP-Cam L-Series working with motion 482 01 Feb 2014 - 06:22
MichaelPlagmann
Can motion read from standard input / pipe / file instead of the video device ? 489 23 Jan 2014 - 06:55
AndySen
myfopen: Error opening file | put_picture: Can't write picture to file 499 13 Jan 2014 - 03:25
RaulFenossi
Two Questions about Motion on Raspberry Pi (x.264 and FFMPEG) 500 11 Jan 2014 - 15:02
MattMoore
Motion with Logitech cam works for the first time, the second always fails 1215 27 Dec 2013 - 09:43
TosiaraT
Please Adjust Webcam Server to Work with Chrome 516 26 Dec 2013 - 17:05
DavidRadin
What are the default Saturation, Contrast and Hue values? 528 15 Dec 2013 - 05:19
StevenD
Command line options for reconfiguring motion 535 08 Dec 2013 - 10:19
AravindI
delete file.avi file.jpeg 547 28 Nov 2013 - 01:50
AmriAm
Camera IP Wanscam JW0008 (Motion OK); JW0011 esterna (Motion KO!) 549 24 Nov 2013 - 15:29
DanieleModica
H264 support in "v4l2_palette"-option? 567 06 Nov 2013 - 09:45
AndreiAlexsson
What does emulate_motion do? 567 05 Nov 2013 - 18:35
AndrewK
Threshold for movies in seconds 567 05 Nov 2013 - 16:14
ThomasKuczek
No motion detected in netcam (Axis) though motion previously detected in webcam 573 31 Oct 2013 - 02:48
WillStewart
motion works, but does not show stream 633 29 Oct 2013 - 17:24
DavidRadin
Duplicate and blank webcams in multi camera setup. 591 15 Oct 2013 - 14:25
JohnBadger
nph-mjprox won't refresh 594 10 Oct 2013 - 10:14
DavidKjoeller
Help me with setting 612 21 Sep 2013 - 19:47
KirsSysh
Cannot view motion streaming images in browser 612 21 Sep 2013 - 18:08
JasonYang
record all images. attach to mail only the best one. 615 19 Sep 2013 - 11:48
ChristopheC
Camera D-Link 932L 620 14 Sep 2013 - 11:02
AlbertBufias
What determines when the %v (event) counter resets? 635 29 Aug 2013 - 18:38
KeeganMorrison
Digitemp and Motion 637 28 Aug 2013 - 05:54
AkulovMikhail
Add webcam_authentication feature - just like control_authentication 640 25 Aug 2013 - 04:24
JoeMotionMan
How to reduce false motion alarms 645 19 Aug 2013 - 15:04
LawrenceChiu
Motion shows the bottom of the image gray 648 16 Aug 2013 - 17:46
LuisMunster
Is there any Support Here 648 16 Aug 2013 - 15:03
LynnPaskett
on_event_end not executing script 650 15 Aug 2013 - 03:50
LynnPaskett
Motion Crashes. No logs... 652 12 Aug 2013 - 22:00
KesanoKX
Panasonic IP Cam Support 664 31 Jul 2013 - 20:18
JustinPoiroux
text_left 664 31 Jul 2013 - 16:32
StanBruyn
Overlay text on webcam-server stream 664 31 Jul 2013 - 14:58
StanBruyn
Hosting webcam with nginx on RPi 679 16 Jul 2013 - 20:05
BeeMan
Autobrightness does not work on two USB cameras 684 12 Jul 2013 - 08:58
RobbertBen
No longer able to record timelapse video 684 12 Jul 2013 - 07:03
StefanBruda
RTSP Support 686 09 Jul 2013 - 22:58
GerardoCaudillo
ffmpeg_open: avcodec_open - could not open codec mpeg4 688 07 Jul 2013 - 19:12
UweWeng
on_motion_detected not working 691 04 Jul 2013 - 14:52
TyY
Differences in behaviour between daemon and non daemon modes 718 07 Jun 2013 - 18:37
GlennT
How can I hide defined image area 736 20 May 2013 - 16:28
UweHeidrich
X-Y coordinates 748 09 May 2013 - 05:51
JasonRStockton
Get info where the motion was detected 748 08 May 2013 - 13:41
MatthiasHeise
Video recording start 1 min after motion has detected 758 28 Apr 2013 - 14:04
YimengNiu
movie_filename with directories generating weird characters in directory names 766 20 Apr 2013 - 22:22
RichardBlundell
Timelapse movies from 1280 * 720 IP cam mostly can not be viewed 797 20 Mar 2013 - 20:05
BenZandstra
Starting motion only during the day 803 15 Mar 2013 - 05:33
RodoDendron
webcam restarting and patrol movement should not be detected 807 11 Mar 2013 - 02:17
LuisOrtega
Mition terminating from permission issue but have full (777) writes to target_dir 831 14 Feb 2013 - 14:36
JasonKumpf
Code insertion 839 06 Feb 2013 - 20:32
YannTripet
Picture corruption, 'setup_mode on', 2 Logitech QuickCams 1547 24 Jan 2013 - 20:29
DazzConway
Adjusting resolution from 640x480 to 176x144 - Wouldn't seem to be USB related 1797 21 Jan 2013 - 21:13
DazzConway
Partial green image 857 21 Jan 2013 - 19:22
AadSlingerland
When streaming live webcam feed, only moving objects is shown 863 13 Jan 2013 - 22:07
MichaelAndersen
height and width remove modulo 16 restriction 870 07 Jan 2013 - 08:31
PeepoCom
Motion 3.2.12 gmake failed with ffmpeg error 871 05 Jan 2013 - 13:02
ChengGan
Solved: 2 video encoders, same brand, same settings, one works, one gives libjpeg decompression failure 878 30 Dec 2012 - 06:29
BenZandstra
Motion suddenly run in 176x144 890 17 Dec 2012 - 21:07
TaryaKnyazya
illegal instruction error 895 12 Dec 2012 - 22:52
NeuroneTv
libjpeg problem 910 27 Nov 2012 - 15:09
RaivoKask
on_motion_start, on_motion_end - only starting/ending at start/end of motion 919 18 Nov 2012 - 19:02
AndrewA
streaming from windows box to use as netcam in motion 924 14 Nov 2012 - 11:40
JosephCurwen
http://:8081 display a grey captured image/streaming 927 10 Nov 2012 - 19:42
MiguiPda
No video after trying chmod/palettes/etc. 939 29 Oct 2012 - 18:36
VladHid
motion prevents the use of second camera by other apps 940 28 Oct 2012 - 19:30
RisRos
Occasional watchdog timeouts on netcams 957 11 Oct 2012 - 14:20
JeffSiddall
Motin works, but FFMpeg gives errors 960 08 Oct 2012 - 20:34
BenZandstra
Sending live stream to a cloud server apache 981 17 Sep 2012 - 18:26
JonVrabel
can't see live image; only see mask image 983 15 Sep 2012 - 17:07
GaryNg
Which of usb cammera cooperates the best with motion 984 15 Sep 2012 - 11:38
RomoSnie
Can I send a RAW video stream (YUV or YUYV)? 1008 22 Aug 2012 - 08:13
EthanMiller
Minimum Size of motion capture 1013 16 Aug 2012 - 21:30
FrTed
motion spawning 1014 15 Aug 2012 - 14:22
DaleWilcox
jpeg there but configure and make so no 1023 07 Aug 2012 - 03:45
DavidHorner
HTTP server only serves at about 1 frame per second 1027 02 Aug 2012 - 22:58
JoelLieberman
Incorrect palete problem. Logitech C200 working on raspberrypi 1034 27 Jul 2012 - 01:55
RemigiuszWawrzyniak
Problem if resolution is greater then 352x288 1040 21 Jul 2012 - 07:37
VaclavKeberdle
AVI Filename Mismatch When Viewed in Windows 1115 06 May 2012 - 20:30
RockyCJC
Saving individual frames of mjpeg stream 1120 01 May 2012 - 18:30
PeterSchmidt
Create folders by date 1149 03 Apr 2012 - 08:23
AppoloAppolosov
create folders by date 1149 03 Apr 2012 - 08:16
AppoloAppolosov
Bandwith issue in USB 3.0 1161 21 Mar 2012 - 13:42
JeanFrancoisHEINTZ
Image corruption when capturing 2 cameras 1184 21 Mar 2012 - 10:21
TosiaraTT
Webcam doesn't work with Motion active 1171 11 Mar 2012 - 21:00
FaceAnoms
Relative links in HTTP Based Control 1188 23 Feb 2012 - 18:52
DanielFarfan
How to set txt file as output 1193 19 Feb 2012 - 01:29
AqilG
Error capturing first image 1195 16 Feb 2012 - 22:37
CimOrlandu
How to configure to capture only at specified times of day 1217 13 Feb 2012 - 06:55
DavidHorner
Loss of remote control. 1199 13 Feb 2012 - 06:49
DavidHorner
Trouble backgrounding daemon process - Debian PowerPC Linux 1199 12 Feb 2012 - 15:58
KevinZedrick
2 usbcams on 1 usb bus with 15 fps is possible - how to set frames per second? 1214 29 Jan 2012 - 00:05
GeJansen
Motion on OpenSuse 12.1 x64 1236 07 Jan 2012 - 01:35
RaoEl
Motion Paused while ptz moving 1244 30 Dec 2011 - 09:46
AlfredoMarchini2
OSMF Player (Instead Combozola) Live Stream 1276 28 Nov 2011 - 11:49
EduardoCosta
mysql connections in sleep state 1336 29 Sep 2011 - 08:39
PeterTar
error on my cam GRANDTECH MEGAPIXEL IP CAM 1336 28 Sep 2011 - 22:34
FedericoDalZotto
low fps in detected motion 1340 24 Sep 2011 - 15:37
EvgenyPolupanov
Using motion as a tool to log amount of motion 1351 14 Sep 2011 - 07:05
LukasRuge
on_movie_start 1368 06 Sep 2011 - 20:28
FlorinAnton
Motion not recognizing the webcams 1364 31 Aug 2011 - 18:14
ChesterLou
Motion + pwcbsd + FreeBSD 8.1p2 amd64 + USB Quickcam 4000 Express 1365 31 Aug 2011 - 08:20
B3r3N
on_event_start not working in daemon mode on Fedora 14 1379 16 Aug 2011 - 23:40
MichaelMullins
should on_event_start run more than once per event? 1387 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 1394 02 Aug 2011 - 02:25
ThorFarrish
Motion detection Algorithm 1402 25 Jul 2011 - 11:31
AyhiIlhi
Palette fail on composite input 1417 09 Jul 2011 - 22:01
TravisSimonds
Logitech C200 auto exposure control 1427 30 Jun 2011 - 11:44
UrosS
Order of time of motion detection ? 1439 17 Jun 2011 - 22:53
AsmaaElassal
Light level changes causing false events 1619 09 Jun 2011 - 18:13
AndrewBurgess
Camera refocusing causes false positive motion detection 1591 09 Jun 2011 - 18:00
AndrewBurgess
Live Streaming in format other than MJPEG 1451 06 Jun 2011 - 06:46
PranavTipnis
Quantization table 0x00 was not defined 1466 21 May 2011 - 13:41
AlexeyRod
How to secure access to your cam ports? 1534 15 Mar 2011 - 11:09
DannyKeuleneire
on_picture_save - calling rsync 1541 08 Mar 2011 - 13:30
MichaelS
how it knows page sis a jpg and multiple jpgs/movies per page example 1574 03 Feb 2011 - 01:49
DavidH
IP Camera Aviosys-9060AK: Unable to open video device. 1855 18 Jan 2011 - 20:39
PavelM345
webcam server: need to NOT write jpeg files, and bind to a different interface 1596 11 Jan 2011 - 23:01
LeeAllen
solid white image 1597 10 Jan 2011 - 22:14
StoneObscurity
Random picture using motion on synology with uvc-drivers (mjpg-streamers works) 1603 04 Jan 2011 - 22:42
RolandEgli
Fedora 14 motion daemon stops after a few seconds 1612 26 Dec 2010 - 13:19
BRUNETJeanPhilippe
How does DLink DCS 5230 use PTZ with Motion? 1625 13 Dec 2010 - 12:18
UweHeidrich
how to restrict access to camera streaming 1640 29 Nov 2010 - 10:51
IgorBunjevac
Airlink101 SkyIPCam500 Wired Night Vision Network Camera 1640 28 Nov 2010 - 18:07
DanEger
very slow frame from only one camera on arm9 s3c2410 paltform.whycan you help me!! 1646 23 Nov 2010 - 03:06
LikelinuxLikelinux
Captured image has wrong colors (displacement of chrome data) 1671 29 Oct 2010 - 11:07
JorgeNerin
USB Video device permissions need changing before motion can connect 1677 23 Oct 2010 - 08:22
DazzConway
LINKSYS WVC200 camera connection 1677 23 Oct 2010 - 07:20
JorgeOvallos
put password on streaming page 1703 27 Sep 2010 - 07:57
JeromeBzh
mp4 h264 streaming 1726 05 Sep 2010 - 11:14
FlorinAnton
No auto exposure with Logitech Quickcam express 1726 05 Sep 2010 - 08:14
DazzConway
Streaming server 1727 02 Sep 2010 - 19:48
AntonioTellechea
adding camera in runtime 1742 18 Aug 2010 - 21:04
FlorinAnton
BT878 video (IVC-200), VIDIOC_ENUMINPUT: Invalid, VIDIOCGCHAN): Invalid 1749 17 Aug 2010 - 05:16
DougDuBoulay
USB webcam bad immage at 640x480, all good at 352x288 1779 30 Jul 2010 - 10:51
PavelM345
Moving objects in video are transparent 1778 27 Jul 2010 - 19:57
JokubasJokubas
Trigger / Post Cap etc. in upper left of video 1765 26 Jul 2010 - 13:02
DavidPickard
USB disconnects 1771 21 Jul 2010 - 05:19
CeeJay
How to add audio to my .avi captured file? 1795 26 Jun 2010 - 12:27
LouisCroisez
OpenSuse 11.2 JPEG Library Issue 1799 25 Jun 2010 - 07:39
DanieWeideman
netcam and bktr0 not working in one config.. 2004 17 May 2010 - 11:19
JeffMcCorney
Motion can't open device after capture 1838 15 May 2010 - 10:41
PabloGNU
Many green lines on a image! 1954 27 Jan 2010 - 16:02
JeffMcCorney
Advanced suppression/timeout of motion detection 1946 27 Jan 2010 - 08:08
MichlSchmid
Increase motion detecting sensitivity/ have motion recording everything between hours? 2014 19 Nov 2009 - 16:22
NateLeDuc
Functionality of old Minimum_Gap in 3.2.11? 2048 17 Oct 2009 - 18:02
AdemRudin
Static mask file and smart mask at the same time? 2212 06 May 2009 - 11:14
DominicH
Number of topics: 184


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! 1328 12 Apr 2015 - 09:23
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Installation on Slackware 226 12 Apr 2015 - 09:21
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
motion crashing after motion capture 175 12 Apr 2015 - 09:14
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
stable release wanted! 137 12 Apr 2015 - 09:07
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
Install Motion on Centos6 123 12 Apr 2015 - 09:00
TosiaraT
TosiaraT
motion 3.2.12 - ffmpeg 0.8.16-6 - ipwebcam android 117 12 Apr 2015 - 08:54
TosiaraT
AlanFord
Blocky image artifacts corrupting snapshots 126 12 Apr 2015 - 08:51
TosiaraT
AlanFord
Deasturated image with color shifted 89 12 Apr 2015 - 08:47
TosiaraT
AlanFord
Event on motion picture saved 85 12 Apr 2015 - 08:43
TosiaraT
AlanFord
Motion detection, PIR-like function 65 12 Apr 2015 - 08:31
TosiaraT
 
Number of topics: 10

See all AssignedQuestions.


The 100 Most Recent Support Questions that have been Answered:

Headline Age Last Change
SOLVED: rtsp netcam not working 36 22 Apr 2015 - 09:56
EmilioDefranco
/etc/init.d/motion: 2: /etc/default/motion: logfile: not found 43 21 Apr 2015 - 21:02
ArnaudCognard
Motion start errors 385 12 Apr 2015 - 09:42
TosiaraT
Fedora 20->21 motion stopped working. 165 12 Apr 2015 - 09:09
TosiaraT
How to make multiple views af streaming webcams (Raspberry Pi cam) 77 12 Apr 2015 - 08:37
TosiaraT
mjpeg with uvcvideo cam logitech HDPro C910 1598 12 Apr 2015 - 08:20
TosiaraT
Extra frames detected after real motion 113 17 Feb 2015 - 00:49
AlanFord
(segfault) Failed to create avi file, segmentation fault 319 28 Sep 2014 - 14:07
TosiaraT
(package) Is motion really in rpmfusion repo for redhat/centos 6? 302 28 Sep 2014 - 13:56
TosiaraT
remote control/config motion via web browser 241 28 Sep 2014 - 13:54
TosiaraT
Problem with image quality or stream authentification 1851 26 Sep 2014 - 19:06
TosiaraT
Divide Screen/Multiple cameras 2133 26 Sep 2014 - 19:05
TosiaraT
how to save a image as bmp file type 318 26 Sep 2014 - 18:25
TosiaraT
RSTP Protocol Support 307 26 Sep 2014 - 18:16
TosiaraT
Multiple raspberry pi's with camera module, running motion 304 26 Sep 2014 - 18:15
TosiaraT
Compilation with kernel 3.11.6 ? 251 26 Sep 2014 - 17:50
TosiaraT
Motion "unknown config options" with the standard given motion.conf 1208 23 Apr 2014 - 10:23
DavidWales
How can I use auto-brightness with a netcam? 762 24 Feb 2014 - 06:02
AngelCarpintero
Access to Live Webcan Server through login and password 459 24 Feb 2014 - 05:59
AngelCarpintero
Motion compile fails on Beaglebone (arm7) with "Error: bad instruction `emms'" 1209 27 Dec 2013 - 09:13
TosiaraT
FOSCAM FI8918W and Motion 817 28 Jul 2013 - 05:58
PhilipTait
Unable to find a compatible palette format with pac207 webcam 2317 03 Mar 2013 - 23:56
ChrisBlack
Calling an external program when the capture device fails? 819 01 Mar 2013 - 07:14
KennethLavrsen
lastsnap.jpg not being created 818 01 Mar 2013 - 07:04
KennethLavrsen
Green Output from USB Capture on Raspberry Pi 1062 08 Jul 2012 - 00:41
AngelCarpintero
Motion and MySQL on raspberrypi 1065 08 Jul 2012 - 00:36
AngelCarpintero
Cannot upload to FTP. (Solved) 1061 07 Jul 2012 - 17:33
AngelCarpintero
No my sql support? 1082 09 Jun 2012 - 21:35
AngelCarpintero
Unable to open Logitech C270 1088 07 Jun 2012 - 11:07
AngelCarpintero
external commands 1098 02 Jun 2012 - 02:55
AngelCarpintero
how do i view live stream from remote computer 1109 02 Jun 2012 - 02:50
AngelCarpintero
Background daemon seems to not function whatsoever. 1091 02 Jun 2012 - 02:47
AngelCarpintero
Normal motion stream on mini http server 1239 04 Feb 2012 - 23:54
AngelCarpintero
No action happening for on_event_start, on_movie_end, etc,, running in daemon mode 1229 24 Jan 2012 - 11:49
AngelCarpintero
linux/videodev.h not found 1256 05 Jan 2012 - 03:17
AngelCarpintero
Translate movement into direction 1282 30 Nov 2011 - 21:02
AngelCarpintero
Unknown webcam is not working :( 1282 22 Nov 2011 - 09:18
AngelCarpintero
Can't get on_movie_end to do anything 2255 11 Nov 2011 - 18:08
JohnR
Panasonic bl-c121 1301 11 Nov 2011 - 09:20
AngelCarpintero
cannot compile motion 3.2.12 with latest ffmpeg 1466 31 Oct 2011 - 03:53
AngelCarpintero
Motion detecting changes long after objects have stopped moving 1336 30 Sep 2011 - 10:41
JasonWestervelt
Logitech Quickcam cool using spca5xx-le driver 2631 08 Jun 2011 - 08:58
HenryFord
Motion does not identify /dev/video0 on Ubuntu Lucid, but VLC can see it. 1592 26 Apr 2011 - 10:19
DavidLeeming
How is it possible to restart only one thread? 1564 17 Feb 2011 - 02:56
AngelCarpintero
Problems in resolution using a Trust Webcam 1840 07 Feb 2011 - 20:15
ChuckHeron
ffmpeg enconding to flv to fast (msmpeg4 is ok) 2408 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 ? 1641 01 Dec 2010 - 20:12
BenZandstra
Maximum number of cameras 1705 07 Nov 2010 - 11:43
AngelCarpintero
Multiple usb cams - unable to open device 1671 29 Oct 2010 - 02:04
OctavianStolnicu
Disable Auto exposure? 2072 29 Jul 2010 - 16:00
YannickDrolet
How to take pictures less frequently during motion? 1816 06 Jun 2010 - 18:58
AngelCarpintero
black screen on web preview 1853 30 May 2010 - 11:28
AngelCarpintero
unable to compile vloopback 1.3 in gentoo 1840 16 May 2010 - 00:55
AngelCarpintero
Simple logitech webcam, /dev/video0 fatal error 1844 15 May 2010 - 17:54
AngelCarpintero
Have motion run only at certain times. 2104 02 May 2010 - 13:59
AngelCarpintero
set a color for the motion outline box 1857 28 Apr 2010 - 22:00
AngelCarpintero
Conceptronic C54netcam2 problem 2044 28 Mar 2010 - 22:22
AngelCarpintero
HTTP authentication for STREAM URl 2116 28 Mar 2010 - 15:19
AngelCarpintero
Running motion on a Nokia N810 2357 21 Mar 2010 - 18:53
AngelCarpintero
More than 2 usb webcams in motion? 1985 21 Mar 2010 - 18:53
AngelCarpintero
How to allow only certain IP's connect to my webcam?? 1898 16 Mar 2010 - 13:28
AngelCarpintero
Ubuntu 9.10 and Motion as Daemon 2009 23 Feb 2010 - 08:18
FranzFoedermayr
configure pthread support 1937 05 Feb 2010 - 22:51
AngelCarpintero
Port Password Protect 1960 15 Jan 2010 - 00:20
AngelCarpintero
How configure to handle *30 simultaneous clients* for 2 hours? (online class!) 1965 09 Jan 2010 - 23:11
AngelCarpintero
Video4Linux Loopback Device "resize" 1990 21 Dec 2009 - 08:33
AngelCarpintero
046d:08cc logitech Orbit 1994 10 Dec 2009 - 09:10
AngelCarpintero
ZONEMINDER FAULT! 1995 09 Dec 2009 - 21:37
DarkPhoinix
i can make in linux-2.6.32 errors 409: error 469: error ... 1996 09 Dec 2009 - 15:32
AngelCarpintero
Saved files are root.root how do you change? 2000 04 Dec 2009 - 10:15
AngelCarpintero
Could not fetch initial image from camera -- no driver info is given. 2073 15 Nov 2009 - 18:16
AngelCarpintero
smart_mask_speed silently kills motion 2042 15 Nov 2009 - 18:11
AngelCarpintero
two webcams and motion.conf 2047 15 Nov 2009 - 17:59
AngelCarpintero
motion video record and video from live http server jump up and down 2077 15 Nov 2009 - 17:16
AngelCarpintero
mjprox, deny access to cgi-bin? 2052 15 Nov 2009 - 16:12
AngelCarpintero
How to config motion to use ipCams 2023 15 Nov 2009 - 13:38
AngelCarpintero
myIp:8081 ! the pictures are black, blue, grey 2077 21 Sep 2009 - 09:49
AngelCarpintero
Logitech Quickcam Sphere MP - Pan & Tilt do not work 2674 11 Aug 2009 - 04:19
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How to disable warnings about corrupt image? 2259 10 Aug 2009 - 00:21
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Canon raw mjpeg stream failure? Failed to read first camera header - giving up for now 2278 10 Aug 2009 - 00:00
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MSI Starcam Clip II problem 2448 09 Aug 2009 - 23:59
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White pictures when using multiple inputs on one card 2453 09 Aug 2009 - 23:58
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Error capturing first image 2521 09 Aug 2009 - 23:57
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Motion and dv4l, problem similar to Support Question 2008x 08x 14x 014531? 2326 09 Aug 2009 - 20:28
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Logitech 46d:092f QuickCam Express Plus didn't work. 2380 09 Aug 2009 - 20:25
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Kernel oop when accessing vloopback device 2123 08 Aug 2009 - 23:01
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Images are Grey with "Unable to open Video Device" printed top left - Genius Eye 312 2120 06 Aug 2009 - 01:36
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PJPG Unable to find a compatible palette format. 2409 06 Aug 2009 - 00:51
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opensuse 11 2383 06 Aug 2009 - 00:38
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Motion on Freebsd 2157 05 Aug 2009 - 19:51
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Motion stalling in Ubuntu 9.04 2216 05 Aug 2009 - 19:47
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Does Linux Preemption Matter? 2322 05 Aug 2009 - 19:41
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Two cameras don't work together 2121 05 Aug 2009 - 18:35
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Memory map error when adding a new Logitech Quickcam Pro 9000 2507 05 Aug 2009 - 16:36
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Motion.conf is not making sense 2127 03 Aug 2009 - 20:49
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Many destroyed frames ==> permanent motion detect 2146 12 Jul 2009 - 22:29
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Motion won't write video files after ubuntu 8.04-9.04 reinstall 2218 12 Jul 2009 - 09:56
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Webcam stream only displaying Ghost Images 2145 11 Jul 2009 - 21:55
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List current used options from motion.conf 2235 09 Jul 2009 - 09:00
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Huffman table 0x00 was not defined 2232 09 Jul 2009 - 08:59
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