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1394-based Digital Camera Control Library

libdc1394 is a library that is intended to provide a high level programming interface for application developers who wish to control IEEE 1394-based cameras that conform to the 1394-based Digital Camera Specification (found at

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Recent releases

  •  25 Sep 2001 18:04

    Release Notes: This release contains a bugfix for dc1394_get_camera_feature() failing, libraw1394 0.9 compatibility, new trigger control functions, synchronization of kernel-video1394.h with the recent version, and new format7 functions and examples.

    •  24 Apr 2001 22:14

      Release Notes: This release includes mutually exclusive enumerations for symbols, dc1394_dma_unlisten() function, the ability to resume iso transmission after it has been stopped in _dc1394_basic_setup(), and bugfixes.

      •  02 Mar 2001 18:12

        Release Notes: This release adds image capture via libraw1394 or /dev/video1394, Format 7 support (untested), better error handling, data structures for camera features, more convenience functions, bugfixes, and code cleanup.

        Recent comments

        15 Sep 2011 03:24 amayank77

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