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Re: webcam



On Thu, Jun 14, 2001 at 08:36:15PM +1000, Richardson, Martin wrote:

[xawtv/webcam/apache]
> using "webcam" as came with the xawtv pakage. The jpeg output only has read
> permissions for the owner, so unless apache is owned by the same user the
> file jpeg cannot be viewed. Is there a way of changing the generated jpeg
> from webcam to have read permission for group?
[...]

Just an idea: I have no experience with "webcam" in any way, but would it be
an option to fire it up from within apache? Then, you would get the right
permissions automatically, as apache would be the owner of the "webcam"
process.

Cheerio,

Thomas
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