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dvgrab 1.8 freezes
Here is the "error" message: # dvgrab -i --size 0 Going interactive. Press '?' for help. Turning on OpenDML to support large file size.
hhalvorsMon Jul-09-07 08:40 AM
by ddennedy
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how to capture in qt format?
Edit: dvgrab --help
hhalvorsSat Jul-07-07 01:52 PM09722 ---
System performance requirements? Will a Pentium III be enough?
Forgive me if this information is already somewhere on the site. I took a few minutes to look around but didn't find anything. I've got: Pen
westsideThu Jun-14-07 10:22 PM
by westside
210927 ---
Kino OK, dvgrab NOK
Hi, I would like to capture from my camera canon MV200, under ubuntu6.10, on firewire port. I don't understand why with kino all is OK but when I
cageFri Jun-01-07 02:15 PM
by peter
110642 ---
Streaming through Digital Camcorder on Linux
Hi all, I am trying to find a camcorder that supports streaming (usb or firewire streaming) on Linux. None of the sony usb-streaming camcorders (dc
sudhiFri May-25-07 08:21 AM
by ddennedy
113388 ---
how to stop dvgrab from within a script
I would like to stop dvgrab at the end of the minidv? How acn I do that?
decembersoulMon May-14-07 02:19 PM09196 ---
corrupt video condition
I'm currently using dvgrab to capture live video at different sporting events and have found a condition that causes the program to corrupt the video
dsuthersSun May-13-07 02:22 PM08862 ---
Dvgrab cvs compiling problem
I'm trying to compile dvgrab from cvs but I've some problem : [root@linux dvgrab]# aclocal [root@linux dvgrab]# autoconf [root@linu x dvgrab]# aut
gunzThu May-03-07 05:51 AM
by ddennedy
19984 ---
how to grab better frames ?
i have an video which is camera moving fast. i have digital sony handcam and i am grabing over creative audgy sound card firewire port. Grabed videos
6630Tue May-01-07 05:47 AM
by ddennedy
110985 ---
dvgrab 'qt' format problem. can't work with quicktime under Mac OS X
Hi :-) I use dvgrab to capture video from my Panasoinc NX500 dv camcorder. I have two versions of dvgrab, dvgrab1.8 and dvgrab2.1. They
wshvicMon Apr-16-07 04:44 AM
by ddennedy
19816 ---
HDV capture
Hey Guys, I saw some posts around Christmas about integrating the HDV patch into the main dvgrab code. I guess it requires some architecture change
ekThu Mar-29-07 05:52 AM
by ddennedy
415117 ---
Error: frame dropped
Hi folks, I'm trying to capture video with dvgrab and i receive this error: zeus@venus :~$ sudo dvgrab party Password: "" : frame dropped: time
atorgazSun Mar-04-07 02:26 AM
by ddennedy
111709 ---
dvgrab captures results in slow audio, normal video
Hi folks, We are using dvgrab in a two-deck "kiosk". Just yesterday, I noticed that 4 out of 5 videos (of about 70) encoded have an extremely slow
seanSat Feb-24-07 06:02 AM
by ddennedy
110271 ---
dvgrab shows "# No Audio" and audio echo loops
Hello, I'm having this issue with some dv recordings made a couple years ago while at the French Open. When I try to grab them with kino or dvgrab the
spectroSat Feb-24-07 05:48 AM
by ddennedy
111044 ---
dvgrab 2.1 behaves differently than dvgrab 1.8
The good news is that I got dvgrab to work with Fedora Core 6, not seen that posted in the success stories. Issuing the comand: dvgrab --frames
smdFri Feb-09-07 02:55 PM
by smd
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How to use dvgrab in Stopmotion
Hi ! I'm looking for how (the command line) to use dvgrab (instead of vgrabbj) in Stopmotion. Has anyone already do this ? Or know what to do ? I f
AkeweaSat Dec-23-06 09:13 AM
by ddennedy
312847 ---
panasonic digital camcorder unrecognized
Dear all, I recently bought a Panasonic NV-GS27 camcorder, which is not recognized by gscanbus / dvgrab / kino. I'm not sure about the linux/kern
cerisaraWed Dec-20-06 01:53 PM
by cerisara
212332 ---
dvgrab 2.0 send oops and buffer underruns
In the past I've had success capturing from my DV camera using dvgrab with the following command line: dvgrab -i --format qt --size 0 Pressing
jwoitheTue Dec-19-06 06:50 PM
by ddennedy
618191 ---
streaming duration
I'm successfully using dvgrab to pipe from my camcorder to videolan. My camcorder is a JVC GR-D370. I wish to user this setup as a security camera. H
THLEFEBSun Dec-17-06 10:34 PM
by ddennedy
19986 ---
Batch Capture
I'm not sure if this is possible. But what I'd love to have is the ability to do some basic level batch capturing. Even just the ability to mark an
High RollerThu Dec-07-06 02:57 AM
by ddennedy
411477 ---
Pyro A/V Link and incomplete frames
Hi, I've got a Pyro A/V Link API 550 Rev C device that converts component video to firewire, so I use it to record Betamax and VHS. In Linux, it rec
ahzSat Nov-25-06 05:51 AM
by ddennedy
111599 ---
Data captured via dvgrab is corrupted. HELP!
I've been producing a video lecture series and I recently started recording with my Sony HC-90 in LP (90-minute) mode to eliminate tape changes. Well
theophileFri Nov-17-06 06:52 AM
by ddennedy
112447 ---
streaming with dvgrab/ffmpeg/
Hi all, I'm using dvgrab to grab video from a dv camera, pipped to ffmpeg2theora, pipped to oggfwd for onward transmission to icecast2 server. W
fw12Fri Nov-10-06 09:33 AM
by fw12
111709 ---
video accelerates between dvgrab and ffmpeg2theora
I try to stream from a digital camcorder using dvgrab, piping it to ffmpeg2theora and finnaly to oggfwd (to broadcast on icecast server). My problem
timbikerTue Oct-31-06 03:41 PM
by timbiker
211142 ---
using dvgrab for capture
Hallo everyone, I am new here. I have installed FC4 and the latest version of Kino and Dvgrab on my laptop Acer aspire 5672 I will use dvgrab for c
DVabSun Oct-22-06 08:59 PM08953 ---
No permission to grab as non-root (and I don't get sound)
I'm, a newbe and just an Linux Novice. I installed dvgrab on my Debian using apt-get. I can grab video from my Sony DCR-TRV12E, only as root.
agnarSat Oct-21-06 03:07 PM
by agnar
413042 ---
Grabing from USB
I can grab video from my Sony without sound via a firewire cable. (Could it be an error in the camera?) I also have a USB-cable, but how do go abo
agnarSun Oct-15-06 10:36 PM011002 ---
Error No DV -- Me too
I have a Sony DCR-HC21 camcorder and I'm trying to capture video via a Firewire (IEEE1394) cable with Kino under Mandriva 2006. Problem is, while I c
mark9117Thu Oct-12-06 07:23 PM09980 ---
IR DMA error - packet too long for buffer
im using gentoo 2.6.17-hardened-r1-H UMINT with dvgrab 2.1 and the latest version of dv1394, raw1394, ohci1394, and ieee1394. when i run dvgrab i can
larrySun Sep-24-06 06:38 AM
by ddennedy
110490 ---
Error: no DV
I run , dvgrab -format raw holiday , and i get "" 0.00 MB 0 frames Capture Stopped
allixSun Sep-24-06 06:37 AM
by ddennedy
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