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Logitech C250 Webcam

Multimedia Logitech, USB, Webcam

Logitech C250 Webcam
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Updated: 15/03/2016 06:26

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Logitech C250 is a USB webcam with the USB ID 046d:0804

ID 046d:0804 Logitech, Inc. Webcam C250

and is supported under Linux by the UVC Driver (e.g. since Ubuntu 10.04.).

The webcam is automatically recognized and initialized by the Linux kernel:

Linux video capture interface: v2.00
uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device <unnamed> (046d:0804)
input: UVC Camera (046d:0804) as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.7/usb1/1-6/1-6.2/1-6.2:1.0/input/input3
usbcore: registered new interface driver uvcvideo
USB Video Class driver (v1.1.0)

The C250 can be used with programs like Skype, Cheese or guvcview, which can be installed under Debian or Ubuntu in the following way:

sudo apt-get install guvcview
sudo apt-get install cheese

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