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Bug#585016: webcam not working

David Goodenough wrote:
> Have you tried running the apps with:-
> LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/libv4l/v4l1compat.so
> This forces the old v4l interface.  I had a similar problem with getting
> skype to use a webcam.
> David

After rebooting it works. Both xawtv, ekiga and cheese work perfectly. I think 
I had not rebooted after the Debian squeeze kernel update some days ago.

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