[Etoys] Camera does not work on B4/515
yoshiki at squeakland.org
Wed Jul 18 18:44:49 EDT 2007
> Yoshiki mentioned the camera worked in 505. I tried with the older VM
> package, but still no go.
> But I have an idea of the problem:
> We renamed Video to Camera in the object catalog. Thus the Multimedia
> category page gets rebuilt each time now. This somehow opens a
> connection to the camera (you can see the camera LED going on when
> opening the page - this should *not* happen). When you drag out the
> camera object, it fails to connect to the camera because it is
> already connected. Does that sound plausible?
It does, and I bet it is. I just made up such an image and it
> If that is indeed the problem then the short term fix would be
> issuing an update that rebuilds the multimedia page. Longer term we
> need to bullet-proof repeated opening of the camera device. Also I
> think we do not actually release the camera when we are deactivated
> from Sugar.
Scott, do you want to do the first part? ^^;
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