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Why do my videos on my PC play in 'slow motion'

I have an odd occurrence with my PC. When I try to play video files, whether it be online through YouTube or Facebook, or on my hard drive in Windows Media Player, they play in slow motion. However, ...
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using motion to trigger snapshot when movement stops

I am trying to use motion software (but I could use just any other linux software) in order to "log" some manual work by snapshots. So imagine I wanna make a stop-motion film with my LEGO(r) toys (...
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how do I take an action on picture saved on Motion?

In motion if movement detected we can save a picture on local hard drive or database. what I want to do is to send the taken picture to an API. Of course I can just write a listener script on where ...
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Motion RTSP streaming from Raspberry Pi

I'm trying to get streaming from raspberry pi camera to my motion server. Raspberry pi (10.10.84.2) has VLC for RTSP and is run like this: raspivid -o - -t 0 |cvlc -vvv stream:///dev/stdin --sout '#...
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What is the cheapest/simplest two axis tracking setup for linux-based hardware?

I am building a project that requires vertical and horizontal tracking, something like the original NES blaster. Basically, I want to strap something light and cheap to my head while facing a TV, and ...
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streaming camera video to server using motion

I have a DLINK DCS 930L IP camera. I am using motion software right now to stream the video and also record video from the camera. But, now it just streams video to the local network. in the ...
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Strip motion events from file

I am working on a time lapse project currently have a couple long videos where there are parts where nothing is happening and I am wondering if there is a program that can strip out all those parts or ...
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IP camera using a USB 3G Modem using same IP address on every boot

I am looking to build a video monitoring system using raspberry pi. I used the motion software, and it worked well with ethernet. Now, I am want to get it working with a 3G USB dongle. I am using a ...
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Motion software for IP web camera loosing connection on browser [closed]

I am using motion software on the pi to monitor video in a room. I am having some problems. whenever the raspberry pi camera board detects motion, the red light on the camera board flashes, and the ...
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Motion - debian 7.5 cannot record movie with ffmpeg

Description I'm running the motion 3.2.12 standard package on debian 75 (wheezy). Motions are detected, events triggered and pictures save in the correct folder as awaited. On the other side, motion ...
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Motion - takes snapshot without motion detected

I've been installed the standard motion 3.2.12 package on debian 7.5. I would like to get snapshot ONLY when motion is detected, but it still saves a picture every second without any activity in front ...
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Motion - can't get streaming working from a webcam

I'm trying to record a video stream from my Tenvis IP camera with motion 3.2.12 on Debian 7.5. I used the standard debian package with sudo apt-get install motion Assume my DNS IP cam is webcam, ...
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Re-enable Sudden Motion Sensor

I installed Mathias Bynens dotfiles which are very handy but when I check his code it says # Disable the sudden motion sensor as it’s not useful for SSDs sudo pmset -a sms 0 I don't have an SSD and ...
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How to run webcam software only when I am not home (phone is not on the LAN)?

Currently I've got my user cron starting Motion on a timer when I typically leave for work, and then killing it when I typically get home, so I can watch my cat/burglars/etc: 0 9 * * * killall motion ...
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How to use slow motion effect in a specific time interval with ffmpeg

I'm trying to use slow motion effect on my videos. Let's say I have a 2 minutes long video and I want to use this effect between 20 and 30 seconds. I found this command from a blog: ffmpeg -i input....
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How to start/stop motion on screen lock/unlock?

I installed motion in Fedora 17, and I want it to start when I lock the screen with control + alt + l, and stop when I unlock it. I found this to run/stop a script on screen lock: http://unix....
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VIM: Repeating t and T movements

The ; movement is supposed to repeat t, T, f, and F movements. For f and F this works fine as the cursor is placed on the character. However, pressing ; after t or T does not work as VIM finds the ...
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I need motion detection on a RTSP stream

I have my camera streaming through VLC using a separate (slower) computer because my iMac is too far from the window. I was curious if there was software that could take streaming video and watch it ...
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How to get motion working with ftp server?

have tried changing the config file to this: target_dir ftp://user:pass@mysite.com:21/public_html/dir but motion returns errors. want to be able to put mysite.com/dir/stream.flv into a browser and ...