Motion - Web Changes

50 recent changes in Motion Web retrieved at 16:54 (GMT)

KnownProblems
Known Problems See also the Frequently Asked Questions and Bug Reports for known open bugs. If you use use a Logitech Quickcam Orbit or Sphere using the dri...
ConfigOptionMaskFile
Full path of the PGM (portable gray map) mask file (binary format). If you have one or more areas of the camera image in which you do NOT want motion detected (e....
MiscellaneousInformation
Miscellaneous Information An index of topics related to Motion that does not fit in any other bucket. Site Maintenance Topics For Developers * ConfigFileOpti...
ConfigFileOptionsBulk
Config File Options Bulk Editor To create a new option go to CreateNewOption To remove it change the group to Obsolete " else="Edit and lock the topics"}% Opt...
CreateNewOption
Create New Option This form creates a new Foswiki topic for a new motion.conf option based on the ConfigOptionTemplate. This is used by administrators to create n...
ConfigOptionTemplate
%NOP{ * Note: Do not edit this topic. Go to relevant ConfigFileOptions topic * Set ALLOWTOPICCHANGE = Main.AdminGroup }%
WebPreferences
Motion Web Preferences The following settings are web preferences of the Motion web. These preferences overwrite the site level preferences in ., and can be overw...
MotionTechnology
Technology Detecting motion Motion detects motion by comparing the intensity of pixels in a fresh grabbed image with a reference image. Color information is not ...
Group
Config Groups Do not remove or rename the groups. All config options that exist will be without a value when they are edited if the current value is not there. In...
MotionPatches
Patches for Motion Note this is a historic archive. The development has moved to Github so that is now the proper way to develop patches Patches Planned Patch ...
ConfigOptionBrightness
Value 0 means that Motion does not set the brightness value but leaves it unchanged. If this setting is used in conjunction with the auto_brightness feature, then...
ConfigOptionEventGap
Recommended value is 60 seconds (Default). The value 0 is allowed (but not recommended) and disables events causing all Motion to be written to one single movie f...
ConfigOptionLogType
This enables users and developers to isolate logging information to a specific area of interest. The log types are Short Name COR Core STR ...
ConfigOptionTrackStepsize
Only used for stepper motor tracking.
ConfigOptionWebcontrolHtmlOutput
The recommended value for most is "on" which means that you can navigate and control Motion with a normal browser. By setting this option to "off" the replies are...
ConfigOptionOnEventStart
Full path name of the program/script. This can be any type of program or script. Remember to set the execution bit in the ACL and if it is a script type program s...
ConfigOptionStreamMaxrate
Don't set 'stream_maxrate' too high unless you only use it on the localhost or on an internal LAN.
ConfigOptionTextChanges
By setting this option to 'on' the number of pixels that changed compared to the reference frame is displayed in the upper right corner of the pictures. This is g...
ConfigOptionTrackMotory
Only used for stepper motor tracking.
ConfigOptionTrackStepAngleX
Requires a tracking camera type pwc
ConfigOptionAutoBrightness
Motion will try to adjust the brightness of the video device if the images captured are too dark or too light. This option will be most useful for video devices l...
ConfigOptionExifText
You can use conversion specifiers in this option.
ConfigOptionNoiseLevel
This is different from the threshold parameter. This is changes at pixel level. The purpose is to eliminate the changes generated by electric noise in the camera....
ConfigOptionTextEvent
The idea is that %C can be used filenames and text_left/right for creating a unique identifier for each event. Option text_event defines the value %C which then ...
ConfigOptionThreshold
The 'threshold' option is the most important detection setting. When motion runs it compares the current image frame with the previous and counts the number of ch...
ConfigOptionWebcontrolLocalhost
By setting this to on, the control using http (browser) can only be accessed on the same machine on which Motion is running.
ConfigOptionSnapshotFilename
Default value is equivalent to legacy 'oldlayout' option. For Motion 3.0 compatible mode (directories based on date and time) choose: %Y/%m/%d/%H/%M/%S snapshot F...
ConfigOptionTextLeft
text_left is displayed in the lower left corner of the pictures. If the option is not defined no text is displayed at this position. You can place the text in quo...
ConfigOptionTrackMoveWait
The actual delay is depending on the chosen framerate. If you want the camera to move maximum once every 2 seconds and the framerate is 10 then you need to set th...
ConfigOptionTrackPort
Only used for stepper motor tracking.
ConfigOptionHeight
The height of the image in pixels. Motion does not scale so should be set to the actual size of the v4l device. In case of a net camera motion sets the height to ...
ConfigOptionMaxMovieTime
The parameter sets the limit of the time and not the size of the file
ConfigOptionSqlLogSnapshot
Configuration option common to MySQL and PostgreSQL. Motion must be built with MySQL or PostgreSQL support to use this feature.
ConfigOptionSqlQuery
Most common conversion specifiers * %Y = year, %m = month, %d = date * %H = hour, %M = minute, %S = second * %v = event * %q = frame number * %t =...
ConfigOptionStreamLimit
Number can be defined by multiplying actual webcam rate by desired number of seconds. Actual webcam rate is the smallest of the numbers framerate and stream_maxra...
ConfigOptionFfmpegVideoCodec
Supported formats are: * mpeg4 or msmpeg4 gives you files with extension .avi * msmpeg4 is recommended for use with Windows Media Player because it requir...
ConfigOptionLocateMotionMode
The value 'preview' only works when 'output_normal' is set to either 'first' or 'best'.
ConfigOptionPictureType
The recommendation is to always use jpg except if you have a specific need to store high quality pictures without any quality loss. For web cameras you should alw...
ConfigOptionStreamPreviewNewline
Preview images are placed on to the webcontrol home page in thread number order. This parameter allows the user some flexibility in organizing the images on the p...
ConfigOptionStreamQuality
The mjpeg stream consists of a header followed by jpeg frames separated by content length and boundary string. The quality level defines the size of the individua...
ConfigOptionMotionVideoPipe
Using this you can view the results in real time. E.g. by using the program camstream. The difference between this option and the video pipe option is that this o...
ConfigOptionRoundrobinFrames
The Round Robin feature is automatically activated where multiple threads are sharing the same video device. Each thread can then set different input channels or ...
ConfigOptionTargetDir
This is the target directory for all snapshots, images files and movie files. You will normally always want to specify this parameter as an absolute path. Note t...
ConfigOptionTextRight
text_right is displayed in the lower right corner of the pictures. If the option is not defined no text is displayed at this position. You can place the text in q...
ConfigOptionTimelapseFilename
Default value is equivalent to legacy 'oldlayout' option. File extension .mpg is automatically added so do not include this. This option uses conversion specifier...
ConfigOptionWidth
Motion does not scale so should be set to the actual size of the v4l device. In case of a net camera motion sets the height to the height of the first image read....
ConfigOptionFfmpegVariableBitrate
Experiment for the value that gives you the desired compromise between size and quality.
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Topic revision: r2 - 27 Oct 2010, KennethLavrsen
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