[FFmpeg-user] FFmpeg can't get access to webcam when excuted via Adobe AIR?

Roger Pack rogerdpack2 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 22 20:56:08 CEST 2011

>> -          I cannot see a solution how to send the video of the webcam to a streaming server on Mac (dshow seems to work just for Windows). Is there no chance to have input via the webcam on Mac? Just Linux and Windows?
> I have thought about that recently myself.  I don't think it can yet.
> VLC has a qtcapture module, and once it gets working audio capture [1]
> I hope to port it over to ffmpeg.

hot off the presses, looks like there was a patch made:


though apparently it doesn't work great "quite yet" or something.

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