[Techtalk] VHS to DVD

Rudy Zijlstra rudy at grumpydevil.homelinux.org
Thu Jul 19 11:40:06 UTC 2012

On 19-07-12 13:33, David Sumbler wrote:
> I get: [16097.348750] Linux video capture interface: v2.00 
> [16097.355277] em28xx: Video interface 0 found [16099.384138] em28xx 
> #0: V4L2 video device registered as video0 If I enter 'cat 
> /dev/video0' I get a continuous stream of gibberish, which is what I 
> would expect. But I can't get VLC to display anything at all. I had a 
> look at the V4L wiki, as suggested by Carla. Neither of the devices I 
> bought is listed as being supported, so perhaps this is the problem. 
> David|| 
Can you get us the output of "|dmesg | grep -e em28 -e v4l| "
That might give us more to work from


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