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#21 Charles@Bodhi

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Posted 01 February 2018 - 08:25 PM

Well, I had no issues compiling the driver on a virtual machine.

 

Facts:

Using Bodhi 4.4.0 Legacy with a 32 bit kernel: 3.16.0-4-586 (non-PAE, thus limited to < 4 GB RAM)

Downloaded the zip file from HERE

Before compiling you need to install build-essential

The linux-headers are present by default.

make and make install produced no errors whatever.

My webcam is a different type so I can't test it for real, or judge the video quality.

 

Enjoy,

Charles

 

Read THIS, it was about the most recent thing I found offering a solution.


Edited by Charles@Bodhi, 01 February 2018 - 08:30 PM.
Added a reference site




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