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       avg_showcamera - camera discovery and display tool


       avg_showcamera -l

       avg_showcamera -r

       avg_showcamera -t DRIVER [OPTION]...


       Query and list attached cameras, reset firewire bus, show video stream.


       -h, --help
              Show a brief description of the options.

       -l, --dump
              Dump a list of available cameras to the console.

       -r, --resetbus
              Reset the firewire bus and free allocated bandwidth.

       -t, --driver DRIVER
              One of the camera subsystems supported by libavg (supported: firewire, video4linux,

       -d, --device DEVICE
              Camera device identifier (depending on  the  driver,  a  GUID  or  device  path  is

       -u, --unit UNIT
              Unit number. Used for cameras or other capture devices which deliver several images
              (e.g. stereo cameras or TV capture cards).

       -w, --width WIDTH
              Camera image width.

       -e, --height HEIGHT
              Camera image height.

       -p, --pixelformat PIXELFORMAT
              Camera pixel format (one of: I8, I16, YUV411, YUV422, YUYV422, RGB, BGR, BAYER8).

       -f, --framerate FRAMERATE
              Frames per second.

       -8, --fw800
              Set firewire bus speed to s800 (if supported).

       -s, --noinfo
              Don't show any info overlayed on the screen.


       Ulrich von Zadow <>