Motion is a software that can detect motion, typically used with cameras, e.g., in security camera applications.

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Motion command images are jibberish

It seems my motion command config will not take complete pictures. It used to take a few tiny ok images, and a garbled image, now after adjusting it to full resolution it takes a large image of ...
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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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Save motion output videos in USB Drive

I'm using a USB drive in my Raspberry to store my website. Now I want also save my videos made with motion. I wasn't able to save in a folder different from /tmp/motion so googling I found I had to ...
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User and Group Permissions Confusion

I am running the 'motion' program on Ubuntu 14.10 as a daemon, user motion. I have it set up to capture images and save them to /var/www/html/motion/images/<dynamic-dated-folders>... I also ...