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Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000 (Webcam, USB 2.0)

Multimedia LifeCam, Microsoft, USB, Webcam

Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000 (Webcam, USB 2.0)
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Review of Linux Compatibility

The Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000 is a USB webcam with the USB ID 045e:00f5

Bus 002 Device 002: ID 045e:00f5 Microsoft Corp. LifeCam VX-3000

The webcam is supported by the gspca Kernel driver, especially for the VX-3000 by the Kernel module gspca_sonixj:

gspca_sonixj       212344 0
gspca_main         283445 1 gspca_sonixj
videodev            12864 1 gspca_main
v4l2_compat_ioctl32 16032 1 videodev

The gspca driver (and the gspca_sonixj) are part of the video4linux driver of the Linux vanilla tree.

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