Re: QSeeMe for Linux - QuickCam Recommendation ?

Gary Dietz (gdietz@wpine.com)
Thu, 04 Dec 1997 15:42:35 -0500


Hi,

White Pine has a holiday deal - (1) Winnov Capture Card, (1) Winnov Camera,
(2) copies of CU-SeeMe 3.1 for $199

https://www.wpine.com/store/cu-holiday-bundle97.html

Gary

At 09:11 AM 12/2/97 -0500, Jacqueline Chados wrote:
>
>You get what you pay for. The cheapie color quickcams work, sort-of....
>
>But they don't work very well. The VC is distinguished by its totally
>mediocre image quality. If I only had $100 to spend, I'd go with the b/w
>camera. If I wanted color, I'd spend a bit more for the Compro.
>
>For color I'm still sticking with the Compro until something better comes
>along.
>
>Regards,
>Jackie
>
>
>On Mon, 1 Dec 1997, Nick Busigin wrote:
>
>>
>> > Their web pages do certainly push for the newer color quickcams that are
>> > out though. They advertise the Quickcam VC as "under $100". If that's
>> > the case, how are retailers able to sell B&W Quickcams for $100 still?
>>
>> Wow! Color Quickcam VC model for under $100! Has anybody tried this out?
>> If so, would appreciate your comments. Also, does anyone know whether
>> there are Linux drivers available for this version of the camera?
>>
>> Best regards,
>> Nick
>>
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>>
>

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